Portrait of a Ring-Billed Gull

Uploaded 19 Nov 2012
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© Chuck Homler
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Ring-Billed Gulls are "three year" gulls. That means they go through 3 cycles before getting to their adult plumage. This gull is very similar to the larger Herring Gull.

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  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (20 Nov 2012):

    Love the whites and grey of the bird against the black background. Nice!

  • Chuck Homler

    Chuck Homler said (20 Nov 2012):

    Hi Donna... I used spot metering and a high shutter speed in broad daylight with a flash so the bird is well lit and the background got dark. I have a Herring Gull shot I'll upload soon where I did the same thing.

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