Skypointing

Point Lobos State Reserve, California

Canon 30D, Canon EF 300mm f/4L IS lens + 1.4x TC-II

1/640 @ f/9, ISO 200

2 responses

  1. JennaFrancisco

    I love this. What kind of bird is it?

    22 July, 2010 at 16:53

    • It’s a Brandt’s Cormorant – very common along our coast. Skypointing is their breeding display, and you can see it every year at Point Lobos State Reserve in Carmel, especially at the aptly-named Bird Island part of the reserve.

      27 July, 2010 at 09:19

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