Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Take-Off

Cormorant, Porto Mediceo, Livorno
A not-so-sharp shot of a cormorant inside the Porto Mediceo.

See also: Miramare - The Cormorant - Cormorants on the Fortress - Cormorants
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11 comments:

Revrunner said...

Just needs a little encouragement.

William Kendall said...

Quite a bird!

Luis Gomez said...

Love this shot VP.

Dina said...

A critical moment and it doesn't look easy!

Karl Demetz said...

Seems not so easy to take off !

Sharon Anck said...

Such interesting birds. I love the way the stand around holding their wings out.

Lowell said...

These are cousins to our anhingas. Great fun to watch as they dive down, come up and fly over the water!

RedPat said...

Oh, to be able to do that! ;-)

cieldequimper said...

No doubt trying to get somewhere to dry its wings... Cool shot!

Lois said...

I think it turned out great!

Marleen said...

They are not the best flyers. I am always intriqued by cormorants, we see them here as well.