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Old Dec 18, 2009, 6:08 AM   #1
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Yesterday was a fine and bright, perfect day to watch our hungry Great Blue Herons at work.
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Old Dec 18, 2009, 6:09 AM   #2
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The immature just stared, scratched, and stood. But the adult went into action!
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He sure makes it look tasty...
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It's a long way down that neck.
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A good drink follows a good meal...
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And then a good shake dry, and "goodbye!"
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Old Dec 18, 2009, 6:16 AM   #7
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Hope you enjoyed this little glimpse of daily life of one of our park "critters." Glad for any critiques or comments!


(all taken with Pentax K-M, and Pentax SMC 135-600 F6.7)

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Hope you enjoyed this little glimpse of daily life of one of our park "critters." Glad for any critiques or comments!
Indeed, I did! Though I'm not fond of sushi, this guy apparently gets it REAL fresh.
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Old Dec 18, 2009, 6:36 AM   #9
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Very nice series. The struggle for life. A happy guy; a dead one.
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Great sequences...boy that lens is sharp...I have a KM also...but to be honest I would trade it off in an instant for that Pentax Zoom lens.
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