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Old Feb 25, 2012, 11:05 AM   #1
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Yesterday I had one of those days in Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge. Saw interesting sights but could not get the best photos. Started with a Great Blue Huron swallowing what appears to be a fairly large snake. Needing quick response I just caught the tail going down. Would love to have captured the capture, fight and start of swallow. Next was a Gator crossing a levee. Got there when it was almost across and did not have great angle. Next was a juvenile Bobcat peering out of brush across a canal. Again no great shots, think I could hear adult in brush behind the juvenile. This keeps me returning, persistence will produce better opportunities


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Old Feb 25, 2012, 1:47 PM   #2
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G'day mate

I dunno - I think that you've done remarkably well for shooting on-the-run

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Old Feb 25, 2012, 8:50 PM   #3
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While perhaps your heron won't get published in National Geographic, they are all quite good for quick takes. The first bobcat is really nice, nothing wrong with that one. Looks like a fun day for wildlife viewing and picture taking.
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Old Feb 25, 2012, 9:57 PM   #4
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Ed, these are remarkably good photos for quick "grab shots." I am very much looking forward to your "better opportunities."
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Old Feb 25, 2012, 10:05 PM   #5
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Great captures Ed, I have not even seen a bobcat in the wild and every time I see a gater they are just sunning


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