A few from today including my 1st juvenile Yellow-Crowned Night Heron.

Discussion in 'Birds' started by BrainOnSigs, Jun 29, 2008.

  1. Right at sunrise....out by myself....(D300 and 300mm f/4 with 1.4x tele)

    Took the wife and kid to a local lake to feed some of the ducks/geese. Took the Nikon D300 along with my Nikon 18-200mm VR lens.

    The wife about to loose a thumb to a marauding beast:
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    Spotted this nervous Yellow-Crowned Night Heron in the weeds:
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    Giving me the worried look:
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    Here is why...as I was sneaking up on her....I never saw her juvenile until I was on top of it.
    The only shot before they both flew away:
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  2. russowl


    Jun 9, 2008
    Love these ,,,, they are GREAT!!
  3. Thanks russowl.
  4. Great closeups love the last one. Nicely done.
  5. Beautiful images. Very nicely done.