Pelicans Fishing

Pelicans Fishing

A few random shots taken while catching Pelican fishing. Besides being constant action if the tide and schools of fish cooperate is the ‘others’ who are working the water also.

Below a Dolphin is also hunting on the left side of the image, a Laughing Gull hovering on the right.

Pelicans Fishing
Pelicans Fishing

Brown Pelican dive head first, always at the same angle to minimize the pressure when they hit the water.

Pelicans Fishing
Pelicans Fishing

Below, if you look carefully, you will see a Cormorant floating in the background.

Pelicans Fishing
Pelicans Fishing

No matter how much you practice most of the photographs taken are a miss. Shooting this is frustrating, and great fun.

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