Forgot Password
Pentax Camera Forums Home
 

Reply
Show Printable Version Search this Thread
2 Likes  #1
Great Saltee Island
Lens: DA* 300mm Camera: K-1 Mark II Photo Location: Great Saltee Island, Ireland 
Posted By: nosliwmit, 05-27-2022, 03:37 PM

My wife and I visited Great Saltee Island in Ireland yesterday. It's a private, uninhabited island about a 20-minute boat ride from Kilmore Quay. The island is home to thousands of nesting seabirds, including puffins, gannets, guilemots and razorbills. We had fabulous weather and saw lots of birds. We ran out of time and missed a gannet colony, so I guess we'll have to go back...

All of these were taken with my K-1 Mark II and my DA*300.


Gannet colony from a distance:


Guilemots and razorbills:


Puffin:


More puffins:


Seal playing in the surf:


Seal:

Views: 121
05-27-2022, 05:01 PM   #2
Loyal Site Supporter
Loyal Site Supporter




Join Date: Sep 2019
Location: Arkansas
Posts: 5,897
Being able to go back for more time isn't a bad idea. Looks like there was plenty more to explore. The Gannets look interesting, but my personal favorites are the Puffins. Nice images . Thanks for sharing.
Reply

Bookmarks
  • Submit Thread to Facebook Facebook
  • Submit Thread to Twitter Twitter
  • Submit Thread to Digg Digg
Tags - Make this thread easier to find by adding keywords to it!
camera, colony, flickr, gannet, island, photo, puffins, tim, wilson
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Macro Great Mormon Butterfly, Lamma Island, Hong Kong nosliwmit Post Your Photos! 11 01-10-2020 02:43 AM
Nature Dauphin Island Great Blue Heron Knock Post Your Photos! 3 01-04-2018 06:32 PM
Sports Philp Island, Island Classic 2015 tromboads Post Your Photos! 6 01-26-2015 03:49 PM
Great shooting locations - Vancouver Island, BC Chex Travel, Events, and Groups 20 12-02-2012 12:35 PM
Landscape Sand Bar Great Palm Island Queensland bubblesT Post Your Photos! 7 04-17-2010 03:28 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 04:46 AM. | See also: NikonForums.com, CanonForums.com part of our network of photo forums!
  • Red (Default)
  • Green
  • Gray
  • Dark
  • Dark Yellow
  • Dark Blue
  • Old Red
  • Old Green
  • Old Gray
  • Dial-Up Style
Hello! It's great to see you back on the forum! Have you considered joining the community?
register
Creating a FREE ACCOUNT takes under a minute, removes ads, and lets you post! [Dismiss]
Top