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Great Egret with chicks


Posted by Jakejacoby on Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:58 am

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by Gene Gwin on Wed Mar 14, 2018 10:07 am
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Jake, Nice find. The mother framing the chicks is excellent. Since it is a white bird, I think I would have used (in lightroom) post-crop vignetting to darken the corners to help bring the eye of the viewer to the mother framing the chicks.
 

by Ron Day on Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:42 pm
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Great pose with the chicks and beautiful detail, Jake. Gene has a good idea on vignetting.
 

by Carol Clarke on Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:42 pm
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Those little featherballs just make me smile Jake! Sweet.
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by Jeff Munoz on Thu Mar 15, 2018 12:06 am
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Awesome shot Jake, I would add a bit of highlights down as well for those over expose whites, the moment is just amazing!!!
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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Mar 15, 2018 4:13 am
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Sweet family shot- agree with other suggestions, but love the overall mood.
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