Tuesday, February 4, 2014
BROWN PELICAN, PUERTO VALLARTA, MEXICO, JANUARY 18, 2014
Both photographs: Pentax K-3
Pentax 55-300 at 300mm
1/1250 sec. f9
The ubiquitous brown pelican is to the Pacific coast as the English sparrow is to the midwest United States. These specimens were among hundreds swooping and diving along the waterfront of Puerto Vallarta, gladdening the hearts of visiting amateur photographers with long lenses.