What's that in the sky in Varadero? I was certain it's neither a plane nor Superman! But what? A bald eagle? A giant seagull? A vulture?
|not my pic|
|Not my pic|
And they are made by a company called Pelikan and all bear this Logo:
On the next day the water is flat as a mirror. Perfect for a performance of Swan Lake, or should that be a new ballet by the name of Pelican Beach? Here is the basic choreography:
Pas de Deux:
Pas de Quatre (Double Pas de deux?):
OOps. Back to rehearsals!
They're still there in the afternoon practicing their synchronized flying:
Everyone seems to be after the fish:
Over time I get the gist of zooming the camera and following the flying birds. Somewhat like Grandpa did as a 15 year old with his anti-aircraft gun in Germany trying to track bombers flying over his hometown.
This is when I learn something new (always FUN!). Fortunately for Grandpa, the bombers in the sky above him were not dive bombers. But pelicans are:
|Someone in a plane lost a rubber chicken?|
|Got the fish?|