Tuesday, December 26, 2006

food poisoning in Florida -

I'm down in Florida for a quick holiday visit with family, and just my luck - I ended up with food-poisoning (I suspect it was raw oysters, but who can say for sure). For a couple days, I felt so wretched I'd rather have been dead. The only consolation was that it was rainy and heavy overcast those days, so I wasn't missing out on much shooting.

Things are much better today (for both my stomach, and the weather), so I went to Fort DeSoto on the Gulf Coast. Below are a few of the results.

Hope you're having a great holiday season!

1. Great Egret
2. Herring Gull with crab
3. Wood Stork in flight

(all taken with EOS 1DS mark 2, EF 600/4 lens)




3 comments:

  1. Gloria Hopkins5:35 PM

    Hope you had/have fun in Florida. Amazing how all three photos are the exact same hue of blue. Crazy.

    Good luck Ethan. Found your blog through Mark Graf's.

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  2. Hi Gloria,
    Good to hear from you and happy new year!
    I shot these 3 at the same spot within a half hour of each other - under grey overcast skies - hence the similar water color.
    I liked Ft Desoto - it's a great spot!
    cheers,

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  3. 3Glad you had fun outside of wishing for death for a few days.

    I've been in Ireland myself shooting like crazy.

    http://www.icoholic.com/ireland/gallery3/

    There's some shots from a place called Mullaghmore. Processing on a laptop is rough, so I appologize for the crappy colour in advance.

    There's a couple there I really like once I remove the lens flares.

    Safe travels.

    Craig
    www.icoholic.com

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