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Baylands Flocks | by Don McCullough
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Baylands Flocks

Flocks of American Avocets and Marbled Godwits gather at sunset on the windward side of an impoundment in the Baylands area near Palo Alto with the East Bay hills in the distance.


I have been trying to figure out how to take photographs of bird flocks that convey the feeling of scale and unity that I see in them standing or flying together. It is proving to be harder than for individual birds,

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Taken on July 21, 2013