A Black Oystercatcher bird forages on the breakwater just north of Morro Rock, Morro Bay, CA Jan. 3, 2007 - Shot w/ a Canon 5D w/ 300 mm f/2.8 IS lens w/ 2X tele-extender - Photo by Mike Baird BairdPhotos.com PhotoMorroBay.com SurfMorroBay.com
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Most bird photo critics will tell you when the head is turned away from the camera, it is not a good photo. I prefer this photo to the companion which is shot 'properly' from the side. I can't really explain it.
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