Starling Murmuration

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    © 2012 Alan Mackenzie.

    www.alanmackenziephotography.com

    Thousands of starlings gathered over Brighton Pier at the end of a mild November day. They are all flying towards the camera. If you look closely enough, falling guano can be seen in several places, as small, silhouetted dots.

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    1. Glazgow 23 months ago | reply

      WOW - what an amazing photo, the colours and shapes are incredible.

    2. Colskier1 23 months ago | reply

      Tones fantastic.

    3. muddlemaker1967 20 months ago | reply

      Fantastic shot, great colours and silhouettes.

    4. Nitish_Bhardwaj 18 months ago | reply

      Magnificent Shot! This is a gem.

    5. Joebelle 18 months ago | reply


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    9. ● SandroG 18 months ago | reply

      amazing composition, color and clarity - beautiful image, thanks for sharing!


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    15. marion streich 18 months ago | reply

      Wonderful capture!

    16. Diana Ganea 17 months ago | reply

      Brownian movement :))

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    18. la india del cibao 12 months ago | reply

      Es imposible para mi mirar esta fotografia
      y pasarla por alto.
      Muy hermoso trabajo!
      Muchas gracias por compartirlo.
      Que tengas un lindo dia!

    19. wendysalisbury 10 months ago | reply

      this is just beautifl

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