Two Glaucous-winged Gulls (Larus glaucescens) rest during a long summer sunset at the King County Water Taxi pier in Seattle. These birds quietly hung around as people strolled past to and from the watercraft. Then, like the passing human travelers, the two birds flew toward a new destination.
Canon Rebel T1i (500D)
Canon EF 300mm 1:4 L IS USM
Canon EF 1.4x II Extender
420mm, 1/640 sec, f / 8, -1/3 EV, ISO 1000
Waterfront, Downtown Seattle, WA
30 Jul 2010