The Raft

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    My goodness! Not even space for a mouse there. Is this an island or just an outcrop of the land? Where was it taken?
     
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    Beautiful. The lighting is breathtaking (much like that scene-- wow!) and the contrast of those two colors is fantassssstic.
     
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    Thanks Joan and Emma!

    Taken on the central California coast along the bottom of a jetty extending into the sea. This is the first bit of direct sunlight of the day. A small portion of the population.
     
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    I was expecting a wooden raft from the title :(

    wow, that looks very busy. What birds are they?
     
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    I think they may be brown pelicans. I've heard a group of them are refered to as a 'raft.' :) Sounds way-more cool to me than a 'group', 'bunch', or 'flock.'
     
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    very pretty shot indeed!
     
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    Thank you Raymond.
     
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    Which part of the California coast? I know an area that has a high brown pelican nesting population.
     
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    Morro Bay.
     
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    great shot, i also love the light... :thumbup:
     
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