Great Blue Heron (Two Photographs)

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In general, herons were scarce this year. They are amazing creatures with huge wingspans. The heron’s stealth, patience and speed are incredible when fishing. However, sometimes they do get scared off or change their mind about their choice of location and off they go. This heron never actually got a fish instead it left the scene. These photos show two things that have impressed me about these birds, their patience in fishing and their silly little ponytail. These are large birds with a great presence.

Great Blue Heron-2

14 responses

  1. I agree, they have a great presence. In the top image you’ve really caught how elegant they are.


    November 8, 2015 at 1:07 am

  2. Amazingly beautiful! Great shots!


    November 8, 2015 at 7:45 am

  3. Nice Heron.


    November 8, 2015 at 11:48 am

  4. Always been one of my favourite birds, even if they do strut around in a pompous manner! Great images 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    November 8, 2015 at 4:47 pm

  5. Love these images, Victor. So clear and the lighting is perfect, probably the best I’ve ever seen!


    November 8, 2015 at 6:40 pm

  6. Beautiful bird, except they are the scourge of my koi pond!


    November 9, 2015 at 12:18 pm

    • Thanks. It seems I photograph a lot of pests, but I photograph them away from where they cause trouble:)


      November 9, 2015 at 3:44 pm

  7. Gorgeous


    November 12, 2015 at 6:04 pm

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