Doing the Dance

Posted by Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 26 February 2015 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A snowy egret that was "dancing" in a tide pool in Fort Myers Beach, Florida as it used its feet to catch fish.

Photo captured March 17, 2012.

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Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is gorgeous.

26 Feb 2015 5:53am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Woooo, non seulement cet oiseau est splendide, mais
quel magnifique miroir.
Sublime cliché 5*****)

26 Feb 2015 6:33am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Excellent !

26 Feb 2015 8:24am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
L O V E L Y !!!!

26 Feb 2015 10:11am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An image of a sublime delicacy!

26 Feb 2015 10:49am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

So very graceful - perfect timing on this shot!

26 Feb 2015 10:51am

franz from Baden, Austria

... and admiring himself while at it it seems ;-)
splendid action capture!

26 Feb 2015 12:53pm

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

A great present to you this dance of the White Egret! Great in action!

26 Feb 2015 1:17pm

Don - Slackwater from Spokane, United States

The bird itself and the mild reflection make a fine picture to post. Well done.

26 Feb 2015 4:13pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel oiseau et iamge quel reflet avec les ailes ouvertes sueprbe

26 Feb 2015 4:59pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Great shot!

26 Feb 2015 5:05pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me - this is spectacular!

26 Feb 2015 5:44pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

These spread wings fill wonderfully the frame.

26 Feb 2015 6:16pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful !

26 Feb 2015 8:12pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

And what a beautiful dance.... look at that wing span, fantastic! Perfect timing.... love the reflections! *****

26 Feb 2015 10:04pm

Etsu from Japan

Beautiful !! Elegant and gorgeous.

26 Feb 2015 11:39pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Looks like he is heading your direction. :) Great action photo.

26 Feb 2015 11:56pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

A gorgeous image with a spectacular reflection. This is just beautiful! These birds are just so elegant.

27 Feb 2015 1:52am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Beautiful pose! nice high-key exposure.

27 Feb 2015 2:24am

urspo from phoenix, United States

Another lovely one !

27 Feb 2015 3:33am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is very nice. The ballerina in action.

27 Feb 2015 3:57am

maximage from Mase, Switzerland

Excellent timing and nice reflections!

27 Feb 2015 4:34am

L'Angevine from Angers, France


27 Feb 2015 8:29am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Nice capture and reflection but i would like to see that in a more contrasted version... :-)

27 Feb 2015 4:04pm

Sam from Chennai, India

What a beautiful scene. Wonderful dance and reflection. Great capture. I like this. :)

28 Feb 2015 4:06am

This image has been featured in 2 Remix collections.

Beautiful Birds by Ruthiebear

Beautiful Birds by Carol


Nikon D7000
1/320 second
ISO 100
72 mm (35mm equiv.)


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