Weathering the Storm
A slow shutter speed accentuates the falling rain on this shag on the Farne Islands, as it tucked itself up to shelter from the rain storm overhead. The flat lighting shows off the beautiful colours in the plumage of a bird that can often simply look like it's full of black feathers.
Photo ID: _DS15946
Author: Richard Peters
Copyright Richard Peters, 2011. All rights reserved.