Silver Gull in flight

Chroicocephalus novaehollandiae.

Just after sunrise on Fingal Heads the gull started wheeling around so I tried my hand at panning.

View all photos taken: Sunday, 27th July 2008, This photo: 6:42am

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  • digiqq said:
    nice catch.
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :)
  • richardfenton75 said:
    I am dead-set concerned that you are a twitcher in disguise........
    Very nice.
  • said:
    Love the movement in this one - nice work Dave.
  • David de Groot said:
    Maybe I am... and was just repressed by not having a long enough lens for so long ;-)
    Thanks Michelle. 'twas the only panning shot that came out - between the low light levels and my shivering....
  • looby88 said:
    thats good I like how the ones in the background look fat !!
  • David de Groot said:
    Yeah and not because they've been stealing chips off tourists :)
  • looby88 said:
    LOL !!!
  • -Gadabout- said:
    nice action shot :)
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :)
  • cptkirkco said:
    Nice work!
  • David de Groot said:
  • Cass n Dan said:
    How do u get these amazing shots? Jealous :( hahah
  • David de Groot said:
    Lots of practice :)
    I've been mucking about with cameras for over 20 years now.