Category Archives: Charleston

Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore

Pelicans were trying to steal a few of the fish pushed by some Dolphins here. There are many spitsĀ  along the ocean here, I was on one, the action down a little further on another.

Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore - click to enlarge
Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore – click to enlarge

Sometimes it’s better, for perspective, to be a little distance away.

Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore - click to enlarge
Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore – click to enlarge
Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore - click to enlarge
Dolphins And Pelicans On Shore – click to enlarge

No free fish for the Pelicans this time.

Green Heron In A Swamp

Certainly not the largest of the Herons, but in the right light they may be the most colorful.

Green Heron In A Swamp - click to enlarge
Green Heron In A Swamp – click to enlarge

The Heron species all seem to have different ‘attitudes’. I’m not sure that’s a good description but the Green Herons are always intense, more than others.

Green Heron In A Swamp - click to enlarge
Green Heron In A Swamp – click to enlarge
Green Heron In A Swamp - click to enlarge
Green Heron In A Swamp – click to enlarge

With their rusty brown and green markings spotting them is all about seeing movement. If they are still, almost invisible.

Green Heron In A Swamp - click to enlarge
Green Heron In A Swamp – click to enlarge