Wharf Clean-up Crew

Daily Image - 29 February 2012 - Wharf Clean-up Crew

The most ubiquitous seabird of them all, where would we be without the omnipresent Gull, often referred to as the Seagull. The most common gull on the eastern shore of North America is this fella, the Herring Gull. Although their natural food is herring and other small fish, they are scavengers of uncanny ability and extreme agility. These Sentinels of the Wharf clean up virtually anything that falls within their sight, and provide spontaneous entertainment for young and old alike.

Sony A-900 – Tamron 70 – 200mm f2.8 – ISO 180 – 120mm – f6.7 – 1/750

About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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2 Responses to Wharf Clean-up Crew

  1. Sandi Gargano says:

    Love this one!

  2. dianne - "life as i see it" - "just because" says:

    Wonderful shot.. : )

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