A resident of Alcatraz

Alcatraz Island is now inhabited by the birds and I presume security staff but I think the birds have a better life with all the tourists around hefting lunches and sandwiches from the mainland.

Imagine the scene, me and a few of the others scrambling to get a shot of this seagull. I had my wide angle lens fitted so I had to lean forward for the gull to fill the frame! It’s a sign of how tame they are that we got this shot even if he did eye me suspiciously.


  1. micki Reply

    I like this close up with a wide angle perspective!!


  2. Flickr: Bryan Veloso Reply

    Bryan Veloso has posted a comment:

    Haha, I remember that ‘gull. :D

    A resident of Alcatraz


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