“Bonaparte’s”

© Teklanika Photography 2013
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Bonaparte’s”
Unlike any other gull, the Bonaparte’s gull nests in pine trees near water.

Bonaparte’s Gull (Chroicocephalus philadelphia)
Lake Hood, Alaska
05/21/2013
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/2000 sec @ f5.6
iso 200
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Bonaparte’s Gull”

© Teklanika Photography 2013
© Teklanika Photography 2013

“Bonaparte’s Gull”
This gull winters near people, but breeds in the isolated taiga and boreal forest.

Bonaparte’s Gull (Chroicocephalus philadelphia)
Lake Hood, Alaska
05/19/2013
Canon 7D
Canon 100-400mm lens @ 400mm
1/800 sec @ f5.6
iso 200
© Teklanika Photography 2013