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Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Wordless Wednesday: The Sentinel



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24 comments:

SandyCarlson said...

They can be a bit like snipers in their own way. Great shot, Carver.

Michele (Rocky Mtn.Girl) said...

Ooo... great picture... perched up high above us all. Great sky as his backdrop... very nice photo indeed!

jams o donnell said...

Nice shot Carver. I bet it's waiting to launch a precision bombing attack on someone! Happy WW

rmgales said...

Great photo. Happy WW.

napaboaniya said...

Nice one...looking far ahead from high up there :)

Tink *~*~* said...

When I lived in New York, I heard pigeons referred to as "rats with wings" - they are that prolific up there! But this one is too pretty for such a dreadful nickname. Nice shot, well captured!

Tink *~*~*
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Joyismygoal said...

ha ha Sandy how true But he is a pretty purple necked pigeon- they seem to photograph well

Sue said...

Great shot Carver! He definitely looks like he's got a watch on the comings and goings :) Happy WW and thanks for stopping by :)

Deanna said...

What a cool shot! Love it! Hope you have a wonderful day!

Amy-Happy Momma said...

WOW! I really like it! How did you get on "his level"?

Happy WW!

Karen said...

He is definitely on the lookout - we can all rest easier. *grin*

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Wistful Blogging said...

Great shot!

WillThink4Wine said...

Looks like he's got a great lookout spot!

April said...

Great photo of the pigeon surveying his surroundings!

Gallicissa said...

You've capture a lot of detail in that shot! Good day to you!

misty said...

Beautiful shot. Where was it taken?

Happy WW. Thanks for stopping by my blog.

tundratantrum said...

Great shot. I like the depth of field of the beach in the background.

Thanks for stopping by my blog. Come back anytime.

Klimakteriehäxan said...

Lovely shot!

Carver said...

Thanks so much to everyone for visiting. To answer a few questions, I cropped the shot which was how I made it look like I was on the same level as the bird. I took the picture in early June at Atlantic Beach, NC. I had to laugh at some of the comments about pigeons. They are indeed notorious for bombing the unsuspecting as they fly overhead.

Hootin' Anni said...

Love this!!! And love the caption you've chosen too.

Thanks for the visit today.

maiylah said...

nice find! the pigeon does look like a sentinel! :)

SabineM said...

fabulous composition, Carver!

Heart of Rachel said...

A pigeon in duty. You're very imaginative. Great take!

Carver said...

Thanks again to everyone for your thoughtful comments.

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