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Old Jun 11, 2006, 11:47 PM   #1
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some shots i got of a green heron today... first time i've seen one, they're really rather lovely birds. shot with Sigma 80-400, 400mm, 1/800 @ f10, ISO 800. no PP. only slight crop and resizing...










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Old Jun 12, 2006, 4:24 AM   #2
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Great series, Squirl.
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Old Jun 12, 2006, 9:17 AM   #3
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Nice, very beautiful birds!
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Old Jun 12, 2006, 11:32 AM   #4
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First shots! Wow! Very nice.

I always think of them as space aliens...

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Old Jun 12, 2006, 12:21 PM   #5
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I like the moon-walking in #4:-)
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Very clean shots, good job
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Old Jun 12, 2006, 7:40 PM   #7
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Excellent!! Love the color and that dark backwater setting. I can't get a decent shot of these guys.


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Old Jun 13, 2006, 9:55 PM   #8
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thanks, all for the kind words. these little fellas are very photogenic, but very reclusive, and i was really happy to be able to get some pics of one!
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All nice, but the 1st one is best in that 'guilty' look
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NHL wrote:
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All nice, but the 1st one is best in that 'guilty' look
guilty, or perhaps "get that lens outta my face, or i'll peck your eyes out!" :G
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