I’m in Southwest Florida for the next week shooting with Artie Morris and a wonderful new group of friends. We hope to visit lots of different places this week, the good ones twice. This morning we started out at the Venice Rookery. An unlikely nesting place smack dab in the middle of Venice Florida. I mean right in town!
Pair of Great Blue Herons doing a little housekeeping.
Pair of Great Egrets
Black-bellied Whistling Duck
This afternoon we were off to Placida. There we played all afternoon with the pelicans, both brown and white.
White pelican on approach
If you keep making that face, it’ll stay that way!
It’s a frenzy!
and yes, we’re trying that blur thing again
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