Flamingoes line the shores of Lake Nakuru in Kenya like a pink ribbon. It is an amazing sight…literally millions of flamingoes as far as the eye can see.


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  • Steve Bulford
    Steve Bulfordalmost 7 years ago

    Wow…..great shot! I love this place, there is just so much pink around the lake edge. totally amazing spot!
    Really nice image Sharon!

  • Scott Denny
    Scott Dennyalmost 7 years ago

    No way!! I was just at Lake Nakuru this past June. I have a few shots from the area in my profile. Great capture!! I will certainly check your portfolio.

  • Sharon Bishop
    Sharon Bishopalmost 7 years ago

    Thanks Steve and Scott for looking at this image. I agree, there is just so much to see in Kenya, I hope to return one day.

  • wandalechene
    wandalechenealmost 7 years ago

    wow amazing

  • J.K. York
    J.K. Yorkalmost 7 years ago

    increadible capture. i love how you got the front row of four all grooming themselves in about the same pose like a chorus line. superb shot.

  • ginny
    ginnyalmost 7 years ago

    gorgeous gorgeous photo

  • helene
    helenealmost 7 years ago

    Wow brilliant shot Sharon!

  • coffee4me56
    coffee4me56almost 7 years ago

    wow, very interesting. Great capture!

  • janik
    janikalmost 7 years ago

    Lovely capture.

  • Jon C
    Jon Cover 6 years ago

    Lovely shot of a beautiful bird. I watched a program recently that explained why Flamingo’s allbeit plentiful are regarded as potentially endangered due to only laying one egg a year, and of those eggs its estimated only about 30% laid will reach adulthood. So a disaster in a given year could spell real danger for them

  • I didn’t know that but when in Kenya last year, a game ranger explained to me that they had lost thousands and thousands of flamingoes in Lake Nakuru as a result of the sewage system in the nearby town collapsing and seeping into the lake.

    – Sharon Bishop

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