Uploaded 25-Sep-10
Taken 16-Jul-10


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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
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Dimensions4541 x 3053
Original file size673 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceUnknown
Date taken16-Jul-10 11:42
Date modified25-Sep-10 10:02
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 7D
Focal length118 mm
Exposure1/2000 at f/6.3
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modeSpot
Gannet landing

Gannet landing

This Northern Gannet was landing at his nest on Bonaventure Island, Quebec, July 2010. These are large birds, 3 feet long and 6 feet wide, and on landing their size becomes more apparent. They have these beautiful aquamarine eyes, and also have binocular vision. This fractalius image emphasizes the strong geometrical lines of this bird.