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Old Apr 21, 2011, 7:25 PM   #1
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A couple of images taken recently while at Tigertail Wildlife Refuge located in Marco Island, Florida.

These fish are out of the water-but not by their own choosing:




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Old Apr 21, 2011, 8:33 PM   #2
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What great detail!! Really like the first one.
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Zig, these are really good! Frank
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Old Apr 21, 2011, 11:17 PM   #4
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Great pictures! Is that a stray feather in the first one, or does he really have 3 legs?
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Very well done!
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Add my kudos to what's already been said. Great shots.

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Hi all,

Thank you all for the positive feedback. It is always very much appreciated.

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Great pictures! Is that a stray feather in the first one, or does he really have 3 legs?
Hi,

Actually, it is a number of long feathers that are characteristic of the Great White Egret. Here is the first image in a sequence of 6 taken that offers a better view of the tail feathers


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Very nice captures, zig.
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