Rusty Colby photographed a pair of cormorants perched atop a rock on La Piedra beach in Malibu on Jan. 25. He noticed that the birds' pose mirrored the rock they were standing on.
Here's a closer look at the pair:
Colby took this photo at sunrise using a Canon EOS 7D with a 59-second exposure.
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