Thursday, March 6, 2014

Cormorants on the Fortress

Cormorant, Palazzo di Francesco, Fortezza Vecchia, Livorno
One of several cormorants resting on the roof of the Palazzo di Francesco. This is a building with a great view of the harbor, sitting on the Canaviglia bastion of the Fortezza Vecchia.

See also: Fortezza Vecchia - Canaviglia - Palazzo di Francesco - Miramare - The Cormorant

13 comments:

Michelle said...

A handsome bird!

Randy said...

That's some wing span.

cieldequimper said...

Fantastic shot. It chose its building well.

Gunn said...

Do I see a SMILE :)

Dina said...

Look at all those layers of feathers! Fascinating.
And what a great lens.

José Mendonça said...

Great capture, VP! Going down the rivers in the Amazon, Cormorants drying in the sun like this one are by the hundreds.

Fio said...

Che bello! Vivo??? :-D

PerthDailyPhoto said...

Love the cormorants VP, they are such show offs :)

Halcyon said...

He looks happy there!

Theanne Crossett said...

Like that you caught him with his wings spread!

Karl Demetz said...

Nice guy, looks like a big one!

Jack said...

Nice capture, VP. He has many relatives over here.

Traveling Hawk said...

a very good capture, V.P.!