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Old 02-16-2015, 09:18 PM
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Default Blue Heron Flies into the sunrise over Ashland Pond

Blue Heron taking flight into the Sunrise over Ashland Pond.


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Old 02-16-2015, 09:38 PM
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The dark V against the golden glow. Did you ask him to fly just then? You are amazing Ale. Simply amazing.
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Spectacular.
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Old 02-16-2015, 09:44 PM
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Thanks. He was sitting on the bank and I was going to photograph him when he all of a sudden took off. Was very lucky to get the photo.
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Wow....this is beautiful. You should frame this!
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Thanks. He was sitting on the bank and I was going to photograph him when he all of a sudden took off. Was very lucky to get the photo.
That explains why no ripples in the water. I would have guessed that he was landing. You must have great patience to get photos like that. Or, you're the bird whisperer.
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Excellent Shot. Right place, Right time.....
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