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Grey Heron


Grey Heron
Photo Information
Copyright: Ian Logsdon (logie) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 10] (140)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-02-09
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 450, Canon 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM
Exposure: f/1.4, 1/200 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-02-09 12:27
Viewed: 2997
Points: 2
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Heron is a large slow, silent mover on the shallows of inland waters and the sea shore. It stands very still looking in the water for fish then strikes at the fish with great speed also feeds on Frogs, Rats and other prey . It nests in tree tops and high bushes making a nest of thick sticks laying 4 to5 eggs. It has a life span of up to 25 years.

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Hi Ian,

This is a good photo of this heron. It is composed well with the heron looking into the photo. The detail on his back feathers is very good and the picture is well exposed with the dark and bright parts of the heron.
Good capture and TFS

Sion

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