Black-crowned Night Heron

Black-crowned Night Heron

I’ve never had a Night Heron sit and watch me photograph like this.

Black-crowned Night Heron
Black-crowned Night Heron

These were taken in the lower branches of a Mangrove Tree. A large and thick tree with plenty of shadows.

Black-crowned Night Heron
Black-crowned Night Heron

He felt safe being surrounded by water and had no intention of moving. That worked great for me, plenty of time to get the settings I wanted.

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