Your Best Bird Shot

Challenge #9 in the Your Best Bird Shot series. Hosted by birds r us.
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Pelican - San Diego - November 2011
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I am not a bird photographer, but once in a while I try. Here I got very lucky with my 5D mkii (slow AI Focus) and a 70-200 when this Pelican in San Diego did a slow fly-by only about 20-25 meters in front of me.
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Submitted: Friday, 23rd December, 2011 07:30 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 16th November, 2011
Focal length: 195 mm
Shutter speed: 1/2500 sec
Aperture: F4.5
ISO: 400
Notes: Hand-held with 5D mkii and 70-200 2.8L IS.
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