Striated Heron on Giant Lily Pad

Posted by dianarebman on Wed Sep 16, 2020 4:43 pm

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This was taken in the Pantanal several years ago.

Nikon D7000
Nikon 80-400mm @ 400mm
1/2500 sec
ISO 800

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by Ron Day on Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:48 pm
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The juxtaposition of the heron standing on a lily pad is brilliant. Terrific image, Diana!

by Tusar Bhowmik on Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:32 am
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WOW....!!! Just beautiful.

by ADKShooter on Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:25 am
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Beautifully composition. The size of the lily pads in comparison to the heron is a striking feature but the placement of them is what makes the shot for me. Very nice.

by Karl Egressy on Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:44 am
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Lovely image.

by david fletcher on Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:51 pm
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Ron Day wrote:
The juxtaposition of the heron standing on a lily pad is brilliant. Terrific image, Diana!

Wonderful sense of scale and size too.
Make your life spectacular!

by Carol Clarke on Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:58 pm
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Superb work, Diana! Love it!

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by Craig Lipski on Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:54 am
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Perfect crop to tell the story.
Good light,

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