American Beauty

© Douglas Gould

American Beauty

Uploaded: April 21, 2006


The light couldn't have gotten any better for this shot of an American Pelican cruising on the Rio San Ignacio (Baja California Sur). Taken a split second before liftoff, as my kayak approached.
1/400 @ 5.6 - ISO 400 - 260mm


Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic April 21, 2006

And beautiful is exactly what he is. Great photo. #431387

Kathy Reeves April 21, 2006

Absolutely stunning! #2670570

Janine Russell level-deluxe April 21, 2006

Doug, great detail, colors, exposure and lighting. #2671390

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic April 21, 2006

WOW!!!!!!! Fantastic capture. Love the colors. #2671656

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