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Great Blue Heron

Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 20 July 2015 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A great blue heron spotted on the shores of Fort Myers Beach, Florida.

Photo captured March 17, 2012.

NIKON D7000 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 200 157 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A classic study here . . always fascinating birds.

20 Jul 2015 5:36am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Nice pose & composition.

20 Jul 2015 6:28am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

Very handsome this fellow! And a great capture, too!

20 Jul 2015 7:14am

martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Magnifique lumière sur cet héron!!

20 Jul 2015 9:19am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Great portrait, light is superb;

20 Jul 2015 9:33am

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

Wow !! great, really !!

20 Jul 2015 1:35pm

Phil David Morris from Canada

Love the lighting and water ripples in particular, beautiful !~

20 Jul 2015 1:58pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wow, great birds and perfect shot.

20 Jul 2015 2:35pm

RAMAK from Tehran, Iran

amazing capture with brilliant lights

20 Jul 2015 5:07pm

Carol from Leamington, Canada

He has a beautiful golden glow from the sun.... and the movement of the water is quite nice also... excellent!!

20 Jul 2015 5:21pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

5 stars from me. Magnificent! My favorite bird (herons)

20 Jul 2015 6:39pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice portrait!
such beautiful frame, pose, focus, colors, lights & reflections!
L O V E L Y !!!

20 Jul 2015 7:20pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful light on this stoic bird.

20 Jul 2015 8:55pm

Malaura from France

Une composition lumineuse de cet oiseau le regard lointain ! Amitiés :)

20 Jul 2015 10:09pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning image ... the golden light is just wonderful !!!

20 Jul 2015 10:18pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

A gorgeous portrait of this beautiful bird. I keep searching for blue herons around here but they are hard to spot or I am in the wrong place. Beautiful light and color!

21 Jul 2015 1:48am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel bel héron quel plumage et rendu avec ce bec sueprbe.

21 Jul 2015 4:02am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is gorgeous.

21 Jul 2015 4:05am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh belle lumière

21 Jul 2015 8:40am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Admirable ..... sous une belle lumière.)

21 Jul 2015 12:35pm

k@ from Paris, France

Audubon's like (paintings) : superb elegance and love your portrait & dof.

21 Jul 2015 8:46pm

Julie L. Brown, Photobirder from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Interesting light.

22 Jul 2015 1:29pm

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