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Farne Islands puffin.

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 12 November 2017 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

First a huge confession - I've cheated enormously with this picture.
I really wanted to take this boat trip to photograph the very colourful puffins on the Farne Islands, however after boarding the boat the crew informed us that the vast majority of the colony had flown off to scavenge the North Sea in the last three days, and would not be returning until the following spring breading season. Such a disappointment!
I was reduced to photographing a picture stuck on the wheelhouse window and using Photoshop to provide a new background, so sorry folks, please don't regard this as one of "Curly's" pictures.

PENTAX K100D 1/1000 second F/6.7 ISO 800 270 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Anne from France

Géniale! Bravo pour la prise!

12 Nov 2017 7:42am

Anne from France

OK, I red the text after ;-)...

12 Nov 2017 7:43am

Devi from Chennai, India

ah a cute capture !!!Thank you for the narration too :) So what if it a shot of the picture !!!!

12 Nov 2017 11:10am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

superbe ce rendu

12 Nov 2017 11:41am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

You have presented it well anyway!

12 Nov 2017 2:02pm

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful capture.

12 Nov 2017 2:24pm

Joyce from Montana, United States

Fun and stunning capture!

12 Nov 2017 4:11pm

STEED from D, France

Wow !!!! Life's a Jungle .........Well done,Curly ...

12 Nov 2017 4:38pm

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Looks convincing enough ;-)

13 Nov 2017 2:18am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
wonderful portrait!

13 Nov 2017 9:17pm

1/1000 second
ISO 800
270 mm (35mm equiv.)