~Pelecanus conspicillatus~

a~m .

Illawong, Sydney, Australia

Artist's Description

… i swear these eyes follow you no matter which direction you go!!


The Australian Pelican is medium-sized by pelican standards: 1.6m-1.8m (5’3"-6’) long with a wingspan of 2.3m-2.5m (7’6"–8’3") and weighing 4kg-13 kg (9lb–29lb). It is predominantly white with black along the primaries of the wings. The pink bill is enormous, even by pelican standards, and is the largest bill in the avian world. The record-sized bill was 49 cm (19.5 in) long.


  • Nikon D70 (Duds) – Auto
    Focal Length 200.0mm
    Exposure 1/1000 (0.001s)
    Aperture f/8.0
    AF Zoom-Nikkor Lens
    ED 28-200mm
    f/3.5-5.6G IF

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