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Brandt's Cormorant

Brandt's Cormorant
Photo Information
Copyright: Manyee Desandies (manyee) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3089 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-04
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon Powershot SX230IS
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-04-19 9:37
Viewed: 2040
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Phalacrocorax penicillatus

A large cormorant of the Pacific Coast, the Brandt's Cormorant is found only in marine environments.

Nesting Facts

Clutch Size: 16 eggs
Egg Description: Pale blue or bluish white.
Condition at Hatching: Naked and helpless.

Nest Description
Substantial circular drum of dry matter collected from around colony, including items stolen from other nests, grass, moss, and weeds from near colony, seaweed collected by diving, and occasionally sticks or rubbish.


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Hi Manyee!
Great shot of this beautiful Cormorant in fine sharpness and captured in an elegant pose.Very good lateral point of view,great plumage details and an excellent light management. I like the blue colored eyes.Thanks for sharing,
Warm Regards,

Great pose! Great color! Great clarity! Great jealousy on my part!


Evelynn : )

Hello Mr.
照的清晰 很漂亮的水鳥
顏色鮮豔華麗 光線亮麗
構圖美麗 背景深遂

  • Great 
  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2014-04-20 10:39]

Hi Manyee,
Nice portrait of a beautiful Cormorant. Amazing colors and A marvellous capture from close range. Excellent sharpness details.
Regards Jiri.

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