Blue Heron Takeoff

Friends, this big blue heron takes off from a hiding spot in the marsh, we surprised him and he left the scene immediately.  Had to dull down the background a little to make him more of the subject of the image, Hope you forgive a little photoshoping.  I am practicing for the cranes in Crex and the Hawk Ridge in Duluth, both events are coming shortly. Probably all flying shots. til Tomorrow MJ

 

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on August 21, 2012, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. lyrical, the wing position and spread feathers!

  2. We call our great blue, Harry. This is a wonderful shot. jack

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