Sharing moments in time…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Blue

How about Blue Footed Boobies flying over the ocean Blue……

Taken last year in the Galapagos.  This was one of those opportunities that really got me hooked on Photography again – thanks for the reminder Daily Post!

An oldie but a blue footed goody

19 responses

  1. Wow. I love these challenges as I see many things I did not know – such as a bird with blue webbed feet 🙂

    May 14, 2012 at 4:45 pm

    • Colline – not only blue but baby blue!

      May 14, 2012 at 7:15 pm

  2. Love the photo and love the Boobie’s name.
    Siggi in Downeast Maine

    May 14, 2012 at 5:10 pm

    • Siggi – one of my first good wildlife action shots

      May 14, 2012 at 7:16 pm

  3. super photo scott, such a clear view of those very blue feet!

    May 14, 2012 at 5:52 pm

    • Thanks! They use their feet as “flaps” to slow their flight for landing – fun to watch

      May 14, 2012 at 7:16 pm

  4. this is definitely my favourite image in this challenge so far…excellent

    May 14, 2012 at 8:45 pm

    • Thanks Jo – that is quite a compliment. I appreciate it.

      May 14, 2012 at 9:10 pm

  5. This is an excellent photo! Perfect focus.

    May 15, 2012 at 9:22 am

    • Thanks Gracie – I really liked your reflection shot!

      May 15, 2012 at 12:28 pm

  6. What a successful shot.. beautiful

    May 15, 2012 at 9:29 am

    • Thanks Reem! I enjoyed visiting your site.

      May 15, 2012 at 12:26 pm

  7. So beautiful, Scott, it’s a dream of mine to go to the Galapagos, bet it was wonderful. xxx Ailsa

    May 15, 2012 at 7:48 pm

    • Ailsa – the Galapagos is definitely worth it – put it on your list. A photographic opportunity not to be missed.

      May 15, 2012 at 8:45 pm

      • It’s right up there with Antarctica and Madagascar. Man, I have an expensive list in the making 🙂

        May 15, 2012 at 8:48 pm

      • Ailsa – sounds like a great list – we’ll have to compare itineraries sometime

        May 16, 2012 at 7:49 am

  8. Wow! That is one stunning shot! Had never seen one before!

    May 16, 2012 at 9:54 am

    • Madhu,
      Its nice that they show off their footwear when landing!

      May 16, 2012 at 1:27 pm

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