Welcome all, to my collection of favorite shots. You will find here the selected set of pics which i took since i got my first digital camera in 2006. Below you will see some of the recent posts but more are available upon click of labels or archives. If you have any opinion about the photos i request you to leave your valuable comments to the posts. Positive or negative it will surely help to improve my skills and encourage my passion. Thanks again for visiting this page, happy browsing...
~ Sree


A pelican's final approach..

Saturday, June 25, 2011
California Brown Pelicans..
Pic was taken during a pelican attempting a clean landing on the Pier 1 near the bay bridge, SFO. These brown pelicans of California(californicus) are said to be the smallest of eight other species of pelicans. These can weigh up to 12pounds. These species were almost extinct due to the DDT pesticides. US banned the use of DDT in 1972 since then the californicus population is increased.

Photo mods: Cropped, light balancing, Added watermark.
Availability: Reduced size. Full size available on request.
Photo Details:
ISO -200
Exposure -1/1250 sec
Aperture -5.6
Focal Length -200mm


Post a Comment

Please read Copyright Policy. Powered by Blogger.



Anniversary (1) Architecture (1) Arizona (3) Automobile (1) Birds (2) Bridge (2) Butterfly (1) California (9) Canyon (1) Carousel (1) Cattle (2) Chicago (1) Coast (2) Dream (1) Fall (2) Farm (2) Flowers (1) Fly (2) Grand Canyon (1) Half-Dome (1) Hampi (1) Hill (1) History (1) Horseshoe (1) Jump (1) Kerala (1) Light house (1) Lonely (1) Night (1) Pelican (1) Portrait (1) Rail (1) Seashore (1) Sequoia (1) SFO (1) Skydive (1) Skyline (1) Sunrise (1) Sunset (3) Train (1) Transport (1) Tree (5) Wisconsin (1) Yosemite (2)

My Visits