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Egret chasing fishing lure


Egret chasing fishing lure
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Copyright: Alan Kolnik (Alan_Kolnik) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 236 W: 38 N: 334] (2552)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2017-08-11
Categories: Birds
Camera: Nikon D610, Sigma 150-600mm F5-6.3 DG OS HSM+1.4xTC
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/1000 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-09-03 8:54
Viewed: 749
Points: 4
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This egret spotted a fishing line and lure in the water which it mistook for a fish. It swooped in and chased along the water to try to catch the "fish". No harm was done - the fisherman jerked his line away before the bird wa able to try to make off with it and possibly try to swallow it.

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To Hormon_Manyer: Great suggestion!!Alan_Kolnik 1 09-03 09:57
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Hi Alan,
Nice shot of an interesting action, great exposure and shutter speed. Pleasant composition, however, I'd give it a look with a vertical frame as well. Good photo, anyway.
Kind regards from Ireland, László

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2752 W: 280 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2017-09-03 17:31]

Hello Alan,
Your fast shutter captured the moment in fine detail. You can see it has its eyes fixed on the lure, which I'm glad it didn't catch. Well done!!
Ron

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