Cormorant Scanning With Those Amazing Eyes. That substance on the beak was part of a fish, just another meal in the life of this remarkable bird. Notice feathers wet from just climbing out of the water after the hunt.
By The Way, the color of these eyes was not enhanced, saturated, nor augmented in any way. This is an accurate depiction of nature’s gift to this bird and to us.
The Birds, April, 2011
Nature In Its Entirety, April, 2011
Beautiful South Carolina, April, 2011
Socastee, South Carolina US
Nikon D700, Nikkor 500 mm lens