Black-browed albatross (Thalassarche melanophrys) coming in for landing (with feet out to slow down) over the hills at Steeple Jason Island in the Falkland Islands.

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Comments (190)

© Mustafa ERKEK on March 4, 2009


Heiner F. on March 4, 2009

I'm back, Allan!


Greetings, Heiner

Rocío Fernández Izqu… on March 4, 2009


Frank :-) on March 5, 2009

Hello, Allan, this is a wonderful shot. Great capture of the bird, voted

Greetings from Germany, Frank

wuehlmaus117 on March 5, 2009

wirklich gut, voted...

@na travizi on March 5, 2009

Wonderful shot,dynamic and dramatic. VOTED! Regards from Croatia, @na travizi

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gomba68 on March 5, 2009

This the a photo turned out very well gets from me a vote.


mrfanjul on March 5, 2009

Preciosa foto, votada

Shahrukh Naqui on March 6, 2009

A good shot from a rarely photographed location. Voted.

veko on March 6, 2009

Hola amigo, esta fotografia es maravillosa, la voto y la guardo, muchas gracias.

Agus Priyono on March 6, 2009

Finest Moment..

Anna Popova (Annushk… on March 6, 2009

Excellent picture, Allan! Bravo! Voted!

Greetings from Ukraine. Anna

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Iurii Zaika on March 6, 2009

Super!Very nice!

jadransko on March 6, 2009

Supar shot!!! VOTED! :)

Cedrus on March 6, 2009

Beautiful. Voted. Greetings from Hungary, Cedrus

~★Alex_G★~ on March 7, 2009

Superbly done shot! V~O~T~E~D!!! Greetings from Ukraine!

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Gibroks s on March 8, 2009

Voted saluti Giorgio

Marisa Gabin Naveira on March 9, 2009

Tomada en el justo momento!! Genial!!! Votada!!

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w6141ken on March 9, 2009

Dynamic shot. YS


marco bacchetti on March 9, 2009

great syncro! cheers route324

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on February 25, 2009
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by LichtenHansen
    • Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark III
    • Taken on 2008/01/03 12:49:50
    • Exposure: 0.002s (1/500)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/16.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO400
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash