A seagull on the canvas awning of a restaurant in Del Mar, CA.
if I'm a little slow please forgive. I have a lot of work to do.
I see you more as an egret
19 Dec 2011 5:03am
@clodagh smith: LOL. I think you're right!
19 Dec 2011 5:07am
Pure delight. I feel a Spotlight is deserved here !
19 Dec 2011 7:08am
@Ronnie 2¢: Thanks. I think you're right. I like to get one about once a week. Maybe twice.
Yes, splendid is the word here....what a wonderful catch. You glanced up at the right moment !!
19 Dec 2011 7:29am
I love the webbed feet, beautiful shadow of yourself there !~
19 Dec 2011 7:34am
Splendid of colors ! Lovely seen , Phil
19 Dec 2011 7:46am
So that's where all the dodo's went
19 Dec 2011 8:22am
Coole Detailaufnahme. Gut gesehen und festgehalten.
19 Dec 2011 8:27am
excellent....funny and great colors!
i made similar shot but with a "CAT" and in B&W :))
19 Dec 2011 8:35am
Does it mean you take more time for yourself enjoying the sun ? Would be great ! Super vitaminated light ! Have a great Xmas season week dear*
19 Dec 2011 8:59am
haha. you formerly were a duck? do you remember the shots you took once of the ducks when you were on the phone arguing with someone? this is what i remembered suddenly :-)
19 Dec 2011 9:06am
that's very cool
19 Dec 2011 10:49am
Lovely sunny mood for the festive season!
19 Dec 2011 11:55am
It is great to have your wit and talent back with us Bettina! Somehow the duck analogy works! Quiet and placid on the surface; but paddling like heck below the surface! ;-)))
19 Dec 2011 12:02pm
apart from the feet it's reversible. Looked at the other way around it's a chicken :) Lovely shot, well spotted
19 Dec 2011 12:29pm
A great time to freeze a beautiful shade to the light ... excellent Bettina!!!
19 Dec 2011 1:33pm
Great capture, the perfect silhouette.
19 Dec 2011 2:02pm
Beautiful image. A nice silhouette. Lovely mood. Great. :)
19 Dec 2011 3:49pm
Cool to be under the sunlight !
ganz fantastisch! das dominante gelb und der scheinbar schwebende schatten ... große fotograrische klasse !!!
19 Dec 2011 3:57pm
You are discover , Daffy Duck ;-)
Thanks for the big laugh
19 Dec 2011 4:08pm
@Jean-Luc: LOL you're welcome ;)
With the celebrations it will end up in the pan :)) Excellent shot and superb colors. Nice day.
19 Dec 2011 4:53pm
A clever and delightful catch! Love it.
19 Dec 2011 6:15pm
This is a terrific siting and share, Bettina. I love the shadow of this SELF, and love to see your sense of humor and bright EYE on the blog, whenever you can find a time and space to be here.
19 Dec 2011 6:37pm
19 Dec 2011 7:30pm
wow, das ging ja schnell ... herzlichen glückwunsch zum color spotlight - eine sehr verständliche wahl !!
19 Dec 2011 7:48pm
@franz: Ja, wow! Danke! lol :)
. . now, what was I saying back there ?! I'm sooo pleased to see you in that Color Spotlight, Bettina. Well-deserved.
19 Dec 2011 8:03pm
@Ronnie 2¢: LOL. I was joking! But you called it. Thanks!
Looks really funny, almost false if you know what i mean.
It always pays to look up now and again.
19 Dec 2011 8:23pm
Well seen and lovely photographed
19 Dec 2011 8:51pm
Fantastic capture Bettina.... And congratulations for the well deserved spotlight :) Have a lovely day !
19 Dec 2011 9:03pm
This is gorgeous! Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!
19 Dec 2011 9:16pm
@Elaine Hancock: Thank you, Elaine!
19 Dec 2011 9:19pm
19 Dec 2011 9:29pm
@Stefan: Danke, Stefan!
Congratulations Bettina ;-) I missed it but am catching up now...Hope you are ok ;-) Hugs...
19 Dec 2011 9:38pm
Splendid composition with bright vibrant color...congrats on the spotlight!
20 Dec 2011 12:19am
@Dokmateo: Thank you! :))
20 Dec 2011 12:42am
@clodagh smith: lol thanks!
20 Dec 2011 2:58am
Congratulations on your colour spotlight selection Bettina! Well done! ;-)
20 Dec 2011 3:40am
@Eric Cousineau: Thanks, Eric! :))
Hey thanks so much for your sweet commens...never worry about being away - BTW fif I tell you I love this shot ?? Barbara (my beeeyoooteeefulll one) is not too thrilled with my christmas light conceptual series..but she puts up with me so I let it go :-) Hugs
20 Dec 2011 3:43am
Beautiful warmth, very nice job !
20 Dec 2011 4:07am
Great find. I like your title too.
20 Dec 2011 5:48am
@Tara: Thanks, Tara!
Not bad. Not sure I'd mind. That's a pretty and cheerful looking shadow.
20 Dec 2011 6:15am
Congrats for the Color Spotlight!!!! Nice day Bettina.
20 Dec 2011 8:08am
@Tede: Thanks, Mr. Tede! :))
Wonderful....congratulations on color spotlight!!
20 Dec 2011 8:34am
@PRASHANT: Thank you! :))
Hey Hey! But you also have your spotlight! Congratulations! You were chopping fast!
20 Dec 2011 9:49am
@Christian Richer: Chopping wood? Chopping onions? ;)
Very cute composition! Beautiful colors! Congratulations on color spotlight!
20 Dec 2011 10:11am
@mo.langel: Thanks, Mo! :)
Great find! Stunning!
Have a nice day.
20 Dec 2011 11:26am
Great, you deserve five stars.
20 Dec 2011 11:37am
Made me smile :)
20 Dec 2011 12:21pm
A superb and funny composition !Congratulations on the color spotlight !
20 Dec 2011 1:14pm
@Mhelene: Thank you! :)
Great one !!
20 Dec 2011 6:08pm
Well... My english is too bad ! En français : tu as dû dégainer très vite !!!
20 Dec 2011 7:07pm
@Christian Richer: And what does the chopping mean? :O
Congratulations on the color spotlight. This is so cute (and very clever!)
20 Dec 2011 9:22pm
@Anina Botes: Thanks, Anina. One of those moments it pays to have your camera. :)
Cool shot!!! Congrats:-)
20 Dec 2011 10:58pm
@Marleen: Thanks, Marleen!
Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!
21 Dec 2011 7:16am
@Steve Rice: Thanks, Steve!
Congratulations for this spotlight colors...
21 Dec 2011 8:59am
@Olivier: Thank you, Olivier!
Genius! I love it, Bettina!
21 Dec 2011 11:36am
@Sarah: Thanks, Sarah! It is your territory.
ouch! that's a big picture :D
22 Dec 2011 8:41am
Une photo vraiment étonnante tant du point de vue de la couleur que de cette ombre si nette.
22 Dec 2011 9:45am
wow - gratuliere zum Color Spotlight
22 Dec 2011 8:38pm
This is gorgeous!
Congratulations on the Color Spotlight!
23 Dec 2011 12:35am
trop bien ce jaune et le reflet du poussin
23 Dec 2011 8:47am
cute....I think I know what the birds thinking....what all birds think.......wheres the food.......or Loook at the sun.........or wheres Mum after all these years
26 Dec 2011 4:07am
funny but also very good photo
and well seen!!
26 Dec 2011 4:11am
Excellent shadow shot!
26 Dec 2011 7:43pm
fabulous! certainly a well-deserved spotlight!
27 Dec 2011 3:50pm
28 Dec 2011 6:22am
How funny it is. Congratulations for your spotlight
28 Dec 2011 9:15pm
excellent coup d'oeil.
4 Jan 2012 9:38pm
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