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« on: July 21, 2008 11:51:52 AM »

i took a photo of this pigeon seconds before another obnoxious tourist scared him away.  i think he needs a name.  any suggestions?

and then here's the ubiquitous shot of the building itself

and of the tower- i like this one, very ominous


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« Reply #1 on: July 21, 2008 12:00:53 PM »

God how did you and the tourist get up there? Brandy seems like a fitting name. Or maybe Icarus.
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« Reply #2 on: July 21, 2008 12:06:51 PM »

Looks like a Roarke to me.  He looks all powerful, yet humble.  Like he's contemplating his vast domain and likes what he sees.  Heh.  I just reread my sentence and it seems totally weird that I'm saying that about a bird.  But that's really what he looks like to me!

That's a seriously awesome picture. 

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« Reply #3 on: July 21, 2008 12:14:45 PM »

I absolutely LOVE that shot!

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« Reply #4 on: July 21, 2008 12:27:29 PM »

I love this shot! I would buy a print for my living room wall! I love crows and ravens and I vote for Roarke.

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« Reply #5 on: July 21, 2008 12:27:59 PM »

That's an awesome picture! How did you get it? It was pretty well fenced off up there from what I remember. The pigeon is really nicely framed by the sky... nice shot indeed.
« Reply #6 on: July 21, 2008 01:16:13 PM »

I really like your pic's! As for the birds name...flappy lol I was never good at naming animals. Cheesy

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