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Even in the middle of the city nature follows its rhythm, with it's life and death game... This seagull just chased the poor pigeon and was trying to take it to a more quiet place. People and cars were passing around him with mutual indifference.

Girona is a city placed at some 50 Km from the coast, but it has a big seagulls colony due to the many rivers that cross the city. In fact, seagulls are cosidered a plague causing many problems (noise, dirt...), and the government of the city makes regular population control on them, puncturing the eggs on their nests.

Explore #239.

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  1. SantiMB.Photos 98 months ago | reply

    ¡Qué mirada de asesina tiene la gaviota! La naturaleza es así de salvaje y cruel... ¡Buena captura!

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  2. Linee 98 months ago | reply

    Looks really cool , details are perfect.

  3. *blackRose* 98 months ago | reply

    klasse, great shot!!! ;-))

  4. strelitzia --- 98 months ago | reply

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  5. fotomanni.de 98 months ago | reply

    Excellent shot!

  6. www.klaus-dolle-photographie.com 98 months ago | reply

    vencedores y vencidos
    vida real..
    Muy buena!
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  7. Sean Shimmel... wink back at the Reaper 98 months ago | reply

    How do you do it? EVERY shot has the magic pixie dust that makes it special... the onlookers, the loaded beak...


  8. Ride My Pony [deleted] 98 months ago | reply

    Fantastic. Perfect shot. Wow, this is really good.

  9. Maki_C30D 98 months ago | reply

    love the facial expressions of those guys:)
    great capture!!

  10. Buddha's Ghost 98 months ago | reply

    An interesting image!

  11. fullspectrumphoto 98 months ago | reply

    Emotionally charged photo. Bravissimo!

  12. inbeesible 98 months ago | reply


    El meaning, que dirían tus fans yankees, los actores principales, los secundarios y ese pico asesino en el centro.

    Fotón en medio de la rutina.

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  13. Badison 98 months ago | reply

    Wow, ha ha, what the .....

  14. Cacá Sachetto 98 months ago | reply

    Your photos are absolutally amazing!!!

  15. SkyShaper 95 months ago | reply

    timing is everything

    did the pigeon die?

  16. Melpomene_SF 87 months ago | reply

    There's a quiet indifference in the eyes of the gull. Survival of the fittest at its worst. Amazing shot however.

  17. Duck, pigeon, and dove lover (A girl) 71 months ago | reply

    I HATE FUCKEN PELICANS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i wiSh they would die!!!!!

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