Talk about bizarre birds … flamingos certainly are! Stick-thin legs, a massive beak, and that lovely pinkish colour!
Near Villa Simius, there’s a lake that has a nice population of wild flamingoes, so of course I couldn’t resist an early-morning walk with my 300 mm lens to capture some of these awkward, yet strangely graceful (in flight, at least!) birds


~ by Simone on November 1, 2010.

2 Responses to “Flamingo!”

  1. I’m assuming the bottom shot is an immature one… They sure do look like one extremely freaky bird…

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