Category Archives: Marsh

Great Blue In The Moss

We spotted this Great Blue Heron sitting in a tree, full of Spanish Moss. He was most accommodating.

Great Blue In The Moss - click to enlarge
Great Blue In The Moss – click to enlarge

Both Ellen and I shot this, in different angles, with many different camera settings.

Great Blue In The Moss - click to enlarge
Great Blue In The Moss – click to enlarge

This Heron is the perfect poster for the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Great Blue In The Moss - click to enlarge
Great Blue In The Moss – click to enlarge

I’m sure I will finish some additional images in black and white, maybe matte, in any event this photograph will make another appearance on this web site sooner or later.

Obviously I loved it.

Spoonbill Conversation

It started with an adult, calling to the flock around him.

Spoonbill Conversation - click to enlarge
Spoonbill Conversation – click to enlarge

Of course like all young… there was some back talk.

Spoonbill Conversation - click to enlarge
Spoonbill Conversation – click to enlarge

And a little more insistent by the ‘elder’.

Spoonbill Conversation - click to enlarge
Spoonbill Conversation – click to enlarge

And, well you know how this goes.

Spoonbill Conversation - click to enlarge
Spoonbill Conversation – click to enlarge

Ultimately they all did what they were told, flew off.