Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) (bird) in Morro Bay, CA, Embarcadero Tidelands Park area, Morro Bay, CA Nov. 22, 2007 22nov2007 Photo by Mike Baird, Canon 1D Mark III with 600mm IS lens on tripod taken from shore - Taken in RAW with C. Fn II-3 Enabled for Highlight Tone Priority Ã¢Â€Â“ helps retains tonality on the whites. bairdphotos.com flickr.bairdphotos.com photomorrobay.com morro-bay.com
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This image is super-sharp and the whites show up so well, so whatever you did, it really worked!
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