Everglades City, Florida, USA
After dinner, my wife and I walked out behind the cabin where we were staying to the waterway and nearby harbor. This Brown Pelican was one of several that cruised down the waterway. He turned back and decided to land in this mangrove across the waterway.
Color Balance adjustment, Levels and Curves Adjustments, dodging and burning, Vibrance and Saturation adjustments, minor cropping and sharpening.
Pentax K5D with Pentax 55-300 lens handheld