Adelaide Zoo, September 25, 2011. This pelican had its huge beak tucked neatly under its wing, and was watching me without any alarm. It was a very bright day so there’s a bit too much ‘wash out’, but I really liked the detail around its eye.
Canon EOS 400D, Sigma 18-200 mm lens, focal length 179mm, 1/250th, f/7.1, ISO 100.
FEATURED in Naturally Black and White, November 2011