There are many distractions in this world.
I am someone who is very easily distracted, an impatient soul. You can be talking to me about something important, life or death even, and my mind will wander elsewhere.
Since I started taking pictures, I have discovered that there is one thing that I cannot be distracted from.
When I see a gull over the ocean, over a troubled sea, I am mesmerised. I will stare in jealousy and wonder until they disappear from sight and when they're gone, I'll stare at the space they occupied in the heavens, wishing I could do the same thing, if only for a few seconds.
I watched this one for a good 2 minutes, being flung across the skies by a brutal wind but never losing its composure or control.
There's a lesson in there somewhere, I can't quite put it into words
Distraction free for a whole 120 seconds.
It felt good.