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Golden Fog

Golden Fog
Photo Information
Copyright: Bill Houghton (poppygan59) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 237 W: 0 N: 344] (2516)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2003-11-21
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon D60, Canon EF300mm 4/L IS
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/1000 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-07-30 16:22
Viewed: 2620
Points: 34
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Great Blue Heron stands his silent vigil as the cold morning fog rolls in.
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Hello Bill,
great composition of this heron and the golden fog around it. I especially like the magical atmosphere of this picture with beautiful colours and a well chosen POV.
Best wishes,

I love this silouette. Very classy photo with the fog and the back-light. Trevor

Hi Bill,
Wonderful composition and timing.
What a beautiful golden nature.
Great details and excellent colour.
Thanks for sharing...


Very artistic creation, Bill.
The Heron in sihouette looks wonderful in this great composition.

Hello Bill,
A masterpiece of superb landscape. Exceptional colors and details.
The clarity, exposure and contrast are great.
Thanks for sharing!

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  • ana974 Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 477 W: 48 N: 968] (4857)
  • [2011-07-30 23:44]

Hello Bill!
Beautiful shot, indeed! I love the golden lightness and the bird in " contre-jour". Well done! Thankyou!
Nice w-end!

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-07-31 0:25]

Hi Bill,a vry artistic way to capture an heron,magnificent atmosphere and beautiful light balance for this magic light and colors,i like it!Thanks for share,have a nice Sunday,Luciano

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  • mikou Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 869 W: 68 N: 1479] (6093)
  • [2011-07-31 0:58]

Hi Bill.
So beautiful picture here. Composition and your capture of the atmosphere are wonderful. Silhouette The Great Blue Heron against the golden haze looks absolutely amazing. Very artistic work.
TFS and regards

The atmosphere is wonderful, your photo performance just great!
regards Nasos

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2011-07-31 1:16]

Hello Bill,
Very beautiful photo of this landscape with heron in silhouette. The golden colours are gorgeous, great atmosphere. Excellent composition.

Hi Bill,

Quite astonishing effect you have created here Bill, fabulous silhouette of the Heron with this amazing early morning mist, you can feel the ambience in this picture, excellent work here my friend, this one's on the money well done,
Best regards,


really great silhouette of the bird. wonderful framing and composition. good colors. tfs. good work.

Hi Bill.
Great atmosphere. Amazing colours. Excellent point of view. What an interesting bird.
Have a nice Sunday,

Fantastic composition and amazing colours Bill! Another excellent photo.

Bonjour Bill,
C'est une très artistique publication que tu nous proposes aujourd'hui dans une bonne composition et une lumière bien maitrisée.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.

Hello Bill
A very artistic presentation, I like these golden colors and the shape of the heron, very beautiful. Well done and have a nice Sunday!
Regards Hedesan

Hi Bill,
This is probably the photo with the most beautiful mood captured that I have seen for a long time. The fog and the morning light created a real gem. I am really glad to see still some texture and color in the bird and the grass.

hi bill!
very beautiful!!

Hallo Bill,
a very beautiful capture of the Heron silhouette for a simple artistic composition in a great atmosphere
best regards

SPECTACULAR~ !!!!!!! what an eye..love this

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