The Vigilant Fisherman

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© Donald Garrett
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UploadedFebruary 24, 2010
TakenJanuary 24, 2010
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D60
Exposure1/800 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length300 mm
ISO200
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This Great Blue Heron was waiting patiently for his next meal along the Homosassa River in Florida. These creatures can be motionless indefinitely!

17 responses

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (23 Feb 2010):

    What a lovely colorful image

  • Michael Kenney

    Michael Kenney gave props (23 Feb 2010):

    Nice capture. I like the color of the Heron in relation to the wood. Very nice.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (23 Feb 2010):

    How is that for a pose!! Awesome! I love the framing too. Great timing on this shot.

  • Kevin Ellis

    Kevin Ellis gave props (23 Feb 2010):

    A very nice piece and great composition!

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (23 Feb 2010):

    wonderful capture, Don!

  • Jack Sills

    Jack Sills (Deleted) gave props (24 Feb 2010):

    A Very Stately Capture Don!!!!!

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (24 Feb 2010):

    I love this, Don! Mine is not so clear as this. The way the heron unwittingly framed his own image is amazing. Beautiful.

  • Suzanne McGeady

    Suzanne McGeady said (24 Feb 2010):

    Oh Wow what a fabulous composition. Don this bird is a magic subject which you have succeeded in showing to his best advantage. Awesome work.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (24 Feb 2010):

    I love the brilliant colors and your composition is perfect. You should frame it on your wall.

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (24 Feb 2010):

    Beautiful composition and clarity! Well done.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (25 Feb 2010):

    Beautiful photography of a gorgeous specimen

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (25 Feb 2010):

    A beautiful photo of the blue heron, I love seeing them also, they are so elegant looking and your photo is wonderful!!!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (26 Feb 2010):

    The compostion of this shot is Fantastic, Don! Great shot! They must be very patient.

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (26 Feb 2010):

    BEAUTIFUL! the water at the top and bottom..his pose...the trees..This is marvelous!

  • Cris Ann

    Cris Ann gave props (27 Feb 2010):

    So beautiful, wonderful composition.

  • Christopher J Chalk

    Christopher J Chalk gave props (2 Mar 2010):

    Great title, beautiful image!

  • Bill Van Gelder

    Bill Van Gelder gave props (7 Mar 2010):

    Another terrific image and composition! Very well done!!!

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