Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent

As the gull makes his elegant descent from the lamppost, I was at the ready with my lens pointed directly at him… and then shifted quickly to one side so as not to obstruct his forward movement!

Our entry into this week’s photo challenge was taken at the Seal Beach Pier this past Saturday, after the rain. ~SueBee (photo by SueBee)Weekly Photo Challenge, Descent

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16 Comments on “Weekly Photo Challenge: Descent”

  1. Nov 06, 2014 at 1:33 am #

    Excellent shot! Love how the bird seems to be staring angrily at you. It must be wondering why you’re in its way. Or maybe it’s just sleepy 😀

    • Nov 06, 2014 at 6:23 am #

      I noticed that look as I clicked the picture… and quickly jumped out of the way!! 🙂

      • Nov 07, 2014 at 3:04 am #

        Good on you. If you hadn’t jumped out of the way, maybe the bird would crash right into your head. Great reflexes and timing 😉

      • Nov 07, 2014 at 6:10 am #

        Indeed! Speedy reflexes 🙂

  2. Nov 05, 2014 at 6:07 pm #

    Isn’t it a great feeling to catch a photo at just the right moment? Good one.


    • Nov 05, 2014 at 6:21 pm #

      Thank you. It’s very gratifying, and makes up for all the ones we miss!

  3. Nov 04, 2014 at 1:57 pm #

    amazing shot! in the right moment… 😉

  4. Nov 04, 2014 at 7:43 am #

    Nice one!

  5. Nov 03, 2014 at 9:11 pm #

    Spot on!!!

  6. Nov 03, 2014 at 9:03 pm #


  7. Nov 03, 2014 at 9:03 pm #

    Looks like a kamikaze flight 🙂

    Beautiful shot…

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