Fort Smith is a small city of Northwest Territories. Theses rapids are 5 min walk from the city and the best spot to see the pelicans fishing.
few pelicans resting on a rapids on the Slave river (NT). These pelicans have just finished fishing and rest calmly during the last moments of brightness. This one shot photo have a beautiful contrast between the blur of the river and sharpness of the birds. Long time exposure is always challenging with animals but in this situation it reinforces the action, or rather the calm of the birds along this rapids