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Over The Swamp Water

It’s hard to get a decent photograph of both a large bird and the surrounding area in a swamp. This Great Blue picked the only spot that had an open view behind.

Over The Swamp Water
Over The Swamp Water

The Heron gave a Hollywood pose and left some open water.

Over The Swamp Water
Over The Swamp Water

Even captured Spanish Moss on a Cypress.

Over The Swamp Water
Over The Swamp Water

Wonder how many years I will wait for another shot here.

Yellow-crowned, Plantation Garden

Fun shots of a chance encounter. These were taken while passing through a plantation garden on our way back from a marsh.

Yellow-crowned, Plantation Garden
Yellow-crowned, Plantation Garden

These small Herons are fast and I caught just one shot since he came right at me. The white bridge in the background crosses a small pond stream.

Yellow-crowned, Plantation Garden
Yellow-crowned, Plantation Garden

And where did he go? Not out to the marshes where expected.

An old statue in the reeds, perfect high spot for a Yellow-crowned Night Heron.