Might as well get the third post out on the Pelican series. This post is also from the draft queue like the last few posts – definitely chipping away at the processed backlog. Pretty soon I will actually have to open the door to my digital darkroom and start processing again or I’ll be short on the upcoming quotas. Always good to have a few held back in case of emergencies, but it is a somewhat demoralizing to have so many laying around just pleading to hit the mainstream ha. I promised you a different perspective of the bird in the previous Brown Pelican posts and here it is ….
Umm, well, not exactly that picture. I forgot I wanted to set the stage. That is the traditional perspective of the Pelican coasting through the air with little care in the world. However, there is one aspect of life that does required attention by all living things… nourishment. When that time comes for a Pelican, there is a decided transformation from the calm, cool and collected behavior we are used to seeing. In fact, the whole thing is turned on its head … literally
Hit the jump to see how this plays out