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Princess
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Copyright: Mehmet Ozcan (meo) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 48 W: 7 N: 121] (759)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-09-30
Categories: Birds
Camera: Pentax K10D, Sigma 70-300 f4-5.6 APO DG Macro, 58mm U.V. filter
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/1000 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2007-09-30 12:57
Viewed: 2638
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The adult Little Egret is 55–65 cm long with an 88–106 cm wingspan. It weighs 350–550 grams. Its plumage is all white. It has long black legs with yellow feet and a slim black bill. There is . In the breeding season, the adult has two long nape plumes and gauzy plumes on the back and breast. The bare skin between the bill and eyes becomes red or blue. Juveniles are similar to non-breeding adults but have duller legs and feet. The subspecies garzetta has yellow feet and a bare patch of grey-green skin between the bill and eyes, whereas nigripes has yellow skin between the bill and eye and blackish feet.

Little Egrets are mostly silent but make various croaking and bubbling calls at their breeding colonies and produce a harsh alarm call when disturbed.

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Mehmet merhaba,
Sudaki yansıma ve netliği ile oldukça güzel bir foto olmuş. Tebrikler. Mustafa

merhaba Mehmet Bey,
bu zarif prensisi çok güzel görüntülemişsiniz. netlik, kompozisyon açı hepsi çok güzel. bilgi notları da. elinize sağlık. selamlar.

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