Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Cormorant


The old Bugio Fortress stands in the background
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30 comments:

Woody said...

Wonderful composition. The bird nicely poses with that great fort in the background.

Olivier said...

tout a fait d'accord avec Woody, superbe composition

brattcat said...

Love the balance of this image, JM.

Cildemer said...

Linda composição!
O mar tão azul e tão bonito! E como uma cereja no bolo, uma bela ave!

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Beautiful dramatic image JM, that cormorant was very obliging yeh!

黄清华 Wong Ching Wah said...

Like a protector !

San said...

Agreeing with brattcat, couldn't say it any better.

Sharon said...

What a gorgeous shot! The color of the water is wonderful!

VP said...

A great view, we have some cormorants here...

Carolina Tavares said...

O Cormorant. Também encontrei na Patagônia, no Canal de Beagle.

Leif Hagen said...

He looks a little lonely, non? Where are his feathery friends?

joo said...

It's a gorgeous photo!

Jarart said...

The composition is great and the colors too.

Cezar and Léia said...

Superb, great, beautiful!
God bless you!
Cezar

MaineBirder said...

The Cormorant on the rock and the fortress in the background makes a very nice composition. Nice capture!

holdingmoments said...

I love this silhouette JM.

Gary said...

What a great scene!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Andrew said...

A lovely image...

mick said...

Beautiful composition.

Irina said...

Bravo, master!

eileeninmd said...

Great capture, nice of the cormorant to pose for you.

Sondra said...

Thats a great shot!!

Springman said...

Perfect shot JM, like five miles deep! Cheers to you Sir!

James said...

What a beautiful place and an excellent shot!

Joan Elizabeth said...

Lovely blues and simple lines.

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

This might be the first time I have LOVED a cormorant. they're not my favorite bird, but this picture is spectacular. he looks perfect there.

Randy said...

Looks like someone is standing guard. Nice shot.

Amin said...

Wonderful photo!

Pat said...

Such a perfect shot!

Francisca said...

Didn't he pose nicely for you!