Gull’s Eye

Larus delawarensisThat’s not lipstick. Ring-billed Gull (Larus delawarensis), the most common gull in the city.

2 Responses to “Gull’s Eye”

  1. 1 Paul Lamb January 6, 2015 at 5:28 am

    How do you get these photos?????

    • 2 mthew January 6, 2015 at 1:51 pm

      This was in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Some of the gulls here see a lot of people pass them by, and can be approached to within 7-10 feet. Usually they are up on the lights, but this one was below eye-level on a fence. Lens does the rest.

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