The Perfect Glide Slope

Posted by
Craig (Vacaville, California, United States) on 3 August 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Flaps down, Alt. = 35 ft., 10 mph, inner marker - range - 250 ft., lower main landing gear. Pontoon deployed. Prepare for amphibious landing! Happy Silly Tuesday!

Photographed at The Lagoon in Vacaville, CA

SONY DSLR-A550 1/250 second F/5.6 ISO 200 280 mm

Bill Brown from California, United States

Nice! Happy Silly Tuesday.

3 Aug 2010 6:11am

Linerberry from Christchurch, New Zealand

Hehehe hahahah what great commentary!!! Made me laugh!!! Superb image!!! Happy ST!!!

3 Aug 2010 8:36am

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Amazing capture!

3 Aug 2010 12:46pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

super capture :)

3 Aug 2010 2:16pm

Michael Skorulski from Cigel, Slovakia

Wonderful detail in this elegant bird.

3 Aug 2010 2:16pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

What a great shot of it coming in whether for ST or not

3 Aug 2010 3:04pm

Mahdi from Tehran, Iran

beautiful shot

3 Aug 2010 4:04pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

Congratulations for this shot.

3 Aug 2010 4:49pm

✿ Anina ✿ from New Zealand

LOL! He's coming in for landing! Happy ST!

3 Aug 2010 10:37pm

willow from Chelsea, United States

He looks too heavy to fly! Nice shot.

4 Aug 2010 2:24am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente captura, me encantan las aves!!

7 Aug 2010 4:26pm

1/250 second
ISO 200
280 mm