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Ocean's Acrobats: Brown Pelican Wall Art Oceanside Photography Colorful Birds Canvas Print

Ocean's Acrobats: Brown Pelican Wall Art Oceanside Photography Colorful Birds Canvas Print

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Do birds photobomb each other?

It was about an hour before sunset, and the shimmering waters beckoned me to capture the essence of this seaside paradise of Rocky Point, Mexico.

As I strolled along the docks, seeking a unique subject, my eyes fell upon two magnificent brown pelicans, perched gracefully on a weathered dock.

Their striking features and tranquil presence immediately drew me in. With their long, slender bills, expansive wingspans, and chocolate-brown plumage, they exuded a certain elegance that can only be found in nature.

Positioning myself at the perfect angle, I aimed my camera, ready to capture the essence of these beautiful birds against the picturesque backdrop of the harbor.

Just as I pressed the shutter, a mischievous Heermann's Gull flew in and landed beside the two pelicans, photobombing the shot!

While it may have disrupted my initial composition, I couldn't help but appreciate the spontaneous charm it added to the photograph—a touch of unexpected whimsy amidst the serene scene.

Now, let me share a few fascinating facts about brown pelicans, these remarkable creatures that grace our coastlines and capture the hearts of many.

First and foremost, they are highly skilled divers. With their keen eyesight, they soar high above the water, scouting for fish before plunging headfirst into the ocean with remarkable precision.

They possess a unique ability to expand their throat pouches, scooping up fish and water in one swift motion, and then draining the water out, keeping the fish trapped for a satisfying meal.

Brown pelicans are also known for their remarkable wingspan, which can reach up to seven feet, allowing them to effortlessly glide through the air with grace and agility.

Unlike other pelican species, they are adept at flying in formation, often seen soaring in synchronized patterns or diving in unison to catch fish.

Interestingly, brown pelicans are found in both coastal and inland areas, making them a diverse and adaptable species.

While they primarily inhabit saltwater environments, they occasionally venture inland along rivers and lakes.

As I captured the brown pelicans and their unexpected gull companion in that lively Puerto Penasco moment, I couldn't help but marvel at the beauty of nature's spontaneous surprises.

It reminded me of the magic that lies within photography—the ability to freeze a fleeting instant and share it with others, evoking emotions and inspiring a deep appreciation for the world around us.

That photograph, with the brown pelicans and their unanticipated feathered friend, continues to bring a smile to my face.

It serves as a reminder of the unexpected beauty that can unfold when we lean into the unpredictable and embrace the photobomb!



There are 5 ways to print these images.

1) Premium Photo Paper are high quality, professional paper-prints.

Sharp, Vivid and rich Color sets this apart from a casual photo print.

You'll feel like you're there.

Premium Photo Paper will last a long time.

This option is available in 8x10 inches, 11x14 inches or 16x20 inches.

They are designed to be placed in a glass frame, which can be purchased separately (starting at a few dollars at your local Target or online).

2) Ready to Hang Canvas are ready to hang right out of the box with zero assembly required. Ultimate convenience.

Gorgeous finished look. It comes out of the shipping box finished and ready to hang with a simple nail in the wall.

Canvas Prints are a well-known, high-end way of displaying photographs.

0.75 or 1.5 inch thick (depending on which size that you order) wooden stretcher-bars that give it shape, in the same way an oil painting is traditionally assembled. There are no staples or ugly lines visible on the sides (very important).

Estimated delivery time for printing, assembling, packing and shipping is around 10 days.

3) Ready to Hang Canvas (split into 3 panels)

This is for larger pieces, and the photograph is split into 3 even panels, 3 separate canvas panels which together make a single large image.

This gives a modern look, and allows spectacularly large sizes on your wall!

4) Aluminum Metal Prints

Create elegant wall decor that shines with high-end, exclusive and unique aluminum metal prints.

Create a polished addition to any home or office. 3/64" thick aluminum panel. Features a glossy coating and rounded edges.

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

5) Acrylic Prints

Create eye-catching home decor with modern acrylic prints. Light refracts through the museum-quality acrylic bringing vibrancy and depth to your photos. The 1/4" thick, clear acrylic produces superb image quality from edge to edge and absolutely stunning, brilliant color!

UV resistant ink prevents fading. All metal sizes are ready to hang on your wall, right out of the box.

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