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People Watching

Posted by
Elaine Hancock (Olney, United States) on 10 January 2013 in Animal & Insect.

Taken along the boardwalk at Solomon's Island. These gulls were actually looking for handouts!

"There are moments when time stands still. You hope it will wait for you."
Dorothea Lange

© Copyright 2019 Elaine Hancock, All Rights Reserved

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Round my way, the gulls can be rather aggressive . . steal from outdoor tables while you sit there !

10 Jan 2013 6:23am

Bruno F from Planète Terre, Europe, France

Wow, Well done ! Stunning !

10 Jan 2013 6:26am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

excellent shot

10 Jan 2013 7:14am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful image.

10 Jan 2013 7:40am

hojjat from minoodasht, Iran

Very beautiful and interesting

10 Jan 2013 7:49am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Ha! Lovely perspective and perfect timing with the one bird hovering above the the rail.

10 Jan 2013 8:32am

Helodie from AVRANCHES, France

Beautiful shot ! Are they looking for the bus ?

10 Jan 2013 8:57am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Ha ha - what a superb image of all of these gulls lined up, Elaine. I just love how you kept the child in the frame on the lower left. Great shooting!

10 Jan 2013 9:04am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Excellent framing.. lovely scene

10 Jan 2013 9:14am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Good picture of the line up, and nearly sharp enough for the flying one too!

10 Jan 2013 9:17am

Christine from MONTEREAU, France

c'est une belle photo, drôle d'alignement

10 Jan 2013 9:36am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

A beautiful composition with superb lighting and colors.

10 Jan 2013 9:57am

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

wonderful ! a huge line-up of always hungry birds is so impressive !

10 Jan 2013 11:36am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Good job you didn't have a bag of chips with you:) Great viewpoint and didn't the one in flight cooperate nicely :)

10 Jan 2013 11:49am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Le spectacle n'est pas toujours ou l'on croit !!:):)

10 Jan 2013 12:00pm

chantal from Romans-sur-Isère, France

Magnifique cet alignemen de jeune goélands.
Bonne journée à toi

10 Jan 2013 12:27pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

..................fantastic eleaine*****

10 Jan 2013 12:38pm

helys from Paris, France

Wonderful view
Great PoV, move lines, angle, details

10 Jan 2013 1:15pm

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

mmm bravo!

10 Jan 2013 2:30pm

B.Sully from Surf City, United States

Gorgeous shot! beautiful perspective

10 Jan 2013 3:04pm

Akbar&Armaghan from Gorgan, Iran

Wonderful shot!!

10 Jan 2013 3:25pm

Slackwater - Don from Spokane, United States

Gulls are great moochers. Nice action shot.

10 Jan 2013 4:28pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

A nice composition

10 Jan 2013 5:32pm

CarineB from Paris, France

Great shot !!

10 Jan 2013 6:02pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful scene...excellent composition, very nice photo.

10 Jan 2013 6:14pm

Christine from Le Gosier, Guadeloupe, France

Très belle scène !

10 Jan 2013 6:47pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Love the point of view. A fun shot!

10 Jan 2013 7:17pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautifully framed shot Elaine! The sense of wonder is palpable! ;-)

10 Jan 2013 7:35pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Just a fantastic composition, Elaine! Beautifully framd and focused....The gulls are probably thinking "These damned tourists are getting more stingy all the time!"

10 Jan 2013 7:48pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & amazing!
so beautiful frame, colors, lights & shadows!!!
L O V E L Y !!!!!

10 Jan 2013 8:23pm

☺ ► ƸɼiϾ ◄ ☼ from Narbonne, France

great photo !!
i like how is composed this picture,
well well done ☺

10 Jan 2013 9:05pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Firstly, I love the title! :) also the dof showing all the gulls lined up in a row on the railing with one gull in mid-air too.... great light, shadows and reflections Elaine, a nice full frame color and detail, I like!!

10 Jan 2013 9:18pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Elaine ... this is absolutely wonderful ... great frame and moment captured with the birds and the little child! Very nautical ... Bravo!!!

10 Jan 2013 9:26pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Excellent point of view! The gulls watching people, this is a beautiful picture!

10 Jan 2013 10:34pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

wonderful moment - I can hear a control tower giving the gulls clearance to land and take off :)

10 Jan 2013 10:51pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

neat title

10 Jan 2013 11:37pm

Jackie from Montréal, Canada

Beautiful point of view! Wonderful image!

11 Jan 2013 12:20am

Gary from The Southwest Deserts, United States

Certainly not your boring seagull shot. Lot's to look at and plenty of action! Nice!

11 Jan 2013 1:55am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Géniale image avec le vol de la mouette ce jeune et le autres alignées super.

11 Jan 2013 4:47am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Super perspective Elaine

11 Jan 2013 8:30am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Beautiful compo, perfect moment. Like the bright colors also.

11 Jan 2013 12:10pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

j'adore ce flou aussi

11 Jan 2013 6:18pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

A fantastic shot and a very nice title !

11 Jan 2013 9:14pm

rick from brisbane, Australia

I like the colours and the old fashioned look of this photo.

12 Jan 2013 4:28am