Photo of the Week: Skimmers Three

09-17-2012 // NWF Staff

Black Skimmers

On the Bolivar Flats near Galveston, Texas, Simon Tan watched as black skimmers cut through the water to feed during a low tide. At one point, these three birds flew in formation. The Texas photographer says, “I was lucky to get a few shots.” He used a Canon EOS 40D and a 100-400mm lens

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