Great Blue Heron

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© John Linton
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Photo Info
UploadedApril 9, 2008
TakenFebruary 12, 2008
Exposure1/1000 sec at f/9
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length55 mm
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I have no idea what is protruding from under its beak. Sanibel Island Lighthouse pier.


24 responses

  • Allan Meek

    Allan Meek (Deleted) gave props (9 Apr 2008):

    You have my vote. The sign adds a lot to the photo too. Very good timimg

  • José Magalhães

    José Magalhães said (10 Apr 2008):

    You also have my vote.
    If you have a chance please visit me on my photos for this theme and also on the other one.

  • JD

    JD gave props (10 Apr 2008):

    This rocks!

  • Chua Siew Peng(cherlyn)

    Chua Siew Peng(cherlyn) gave props (11 Apr 2008):

    Perfect clarity & moment. My vote too.

  • Antje Woolum

    Antje Woolum (Deleted) gave props (12 Apr 2008):


  • Howard Simpson

    Howard Simpson gave props (13 Apr 2008):

    Great colors. I voted for you.

  • Kimberly McGugan

    Kimberly McGugan said (18 Apr 2008):

    I have LOTS of photos of these birds, but none quite this awesome!!! Your timing could NOT have been more perfect!!! Truely Outstanding Work, good luck!!!

  • Aimee Ford

    Aimee Ford said (20 Apr 2008):

    You got my vote. Awesome Shot.

  • Pilar Coll i Gatells

    Pilar Coll i Gatells said (25 Apr 2008):

    Bona! my vote

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (25 May 2008):

    This really rocks.

  • Jay El

    Jay El gave props (26 May 2008):


  • Sherry Davis Johnson

    Sherry Davis Johnson gave props (27 May 2008):

    John, you are the bird capturer, well done.

  • adniloj

    adniloj gave props (11 Jun 2008):

    I can't believe I missed this thing, but glad I got it now. Fantastic and most original shot of the Great Heron; I especially like the split blue shades to the background

  • Andrew Lorimer

    Andrew Lorimer (Deleted) gave props (25 Jun 2008):

    A Beautiful Capture !!!

  • Carole

    Carole gave props (17 Jul 2008):

    What a great capture.. or did you pay him to pose for you.. hmmm.. ! Nice picture!

  • Farras Abdelnour

    Farras Abdelnour gave props (25 Jul 2008):

    What a neat shot!

  • Mandie Callis

    Mandie Callis gave props (1 Nov 2008):

    Wow! Good timing!

  • Kathleen DesHotel

    Kathleen DesHotel   gave props (21 Nov 2008):

    Awesomely awesome especially b/c of the caution sign.

  • Sherry Davis Johnson

    Sherry Davis Johnson gave props (30 Nov 2008):

    This is a beautiful capture...beautiful bird.

  • Rob Roy

    Rob Roy (Deleted) gave props (1 Jan 2009):

    Nice capture, John!!

  • Loree McComb

    Loree McComb   gave props (8 Feb 2009):

    & and great shot of the Great Heron

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (7 Jul 2009):

    WOW the best heron shot I have seen..

  • Tridibesh Sanyal

    Tridibesh Sanyal said (11 Apr 2011):

    What moment to capture.

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (13 May 2011):


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