Canada Goose Branta canadensis often referred to locally as honkers because of their call. This bird was photographed at Titlow Park in Tacoma, Washington on December 30, 2010. The Canada Goose is the most common of the geese of North America with 11 different geographical races. They range in size from the smallest at about 56 cm in size up to the largest at 114 cm in size.

Nikon D-300, Nikkor 80-400mm lens.


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My photographs are not always technically correct, I tend to break the rules but I do that knowing what the rules are and having a reason to do so. My photographic images are what and how I see the world around me in my minds eye—they are who I am.

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  • johno4280
    johno4280over 3 years ago

    So fantasticly sharp Bryan, love your vignetting.
    Nice :)

  • Thanks John, I felt that the vignetting seemed to add a little depth to the image.

    – Bryan Peterson

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