Nick Eady.

Nick Eady.

Posted on 07/18/2014


Photo taken on June 29, 2014



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300mm
D7100
Puffin
Black & White
Mono
Nikon
Wales
inflight
f4
Skomer


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A puffin can fly 48 to 55 mph (77 to 88 km/hr). The puffin beats its wings rapidly to achieve this speed reaching up to 400 beats a minute. The wings can move so fast that they become a blur, giving a flying puffin the appearance of a black and white football.

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Roger (Grisly)
Roger (Grisly)
Great shot Nick, looks like a dodgy landing though
4 years ago.
Plooifiets
Plooifiets
Really nice catch.
4 years ago.