fbpixel

Self Reflection (#3 of3)


Posted by ADKShooter on Fri Sep 10, 2021 5:45 am

All times are UTC - 5 hours

Reply to topic  
 First unread post  | 14 posts | 
Image
Nikon D810, Nikon 300mm F2.8
ISO400, 1/2000s, F6.3, Beanbag from Car

This is the last of the short series of Great Egrets photographed in the dense fog two years ago at Montezuma Wildlife Preserve in Upstate New York. All three of the images were, I believe, of different Egrets within a small distance of each other.  In this shot, the Egret actually stayed in the reflective pose position for at least a full 10 seconds before preening a bit and walking away.
I slightly vignetted the image to allow for subtle framing.

Please click for slightly higher resolution.

Posted by:
ADKShooter
Forum Contributor
Location: Gloversville, NY
Member #:02167
Posts: 1771
Joined: 05 Aug 2020

   

by Tusar Bhowmik on Fri Sep 10, 2021 6:21 am
User avatar
Tusar Bhowmik
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1786
Joined: 06 Apr 2014
Location: Jalpaiguri-India
A beautiful image.Lovely work.
 

by Karl Egressy on Fri Sep 10, 2021 8:07 am
User avatar
Karl Egressy
Forum Contributor
Posts: 35800
Joined: 11 Dec 2004
Location: Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Member #:00988
Beautiful artistic picture.
 

by Craig Lipski on Fri Sep 10, 2021 9:31 am
User avatar
Craig Lipski
Forum Contributor
Posts: 4407
Joined: 20 Aug 2003
Location: The bustling metropolis of Fowlerville, Michigan, and the Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley
Member #:00495
Terrific series!
Good light,
Craig
 

by Carol Clarke on Fri Sep 10, 2021 10:42 am
User avatar
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator
Posts: 66265
Joined: 22 Aug 2003
Location: Lincolnshire, UK. In tune with Nature.
Member #:00067
A beautiful, artistic series, Warren. The first, still my favourite - but well done on all three.

Carol.
Carol Clarke
Chief Forum Administrator.


"When the power of love is greater than the love of power,
the world will know peace"....Jimi Hendrix.

NSN0067
 

by david fletcher on Fri Sep 10, 2021 12:36 pm
User avatar
david fletcher
Moderator
Posts: 26502
Joined: 24 Sep 2004
Location: UK
Member #:00525
Fabulous! What a beautiful image Warren. Quite something!
Make your life spectacular!
 

by peter makuch on Fri Sep 10, 2021 4:40 pm
peter makuch
Forum Contributor
Posts: 2790
Joined: 13 Jun 2014
Location: montreal
Member #:02075
a top notch image, a look into the black and white or close to it, good stuff on this one WARREN.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:11 am
User avatar
Axel Hildebrandt
Forum Contributor
Posts: 17149
Joined: 28 Nov 2005
Location: Coopersburg, PA
Great pose and the mist really adds to the mood.
Axel Hildebrandt
 

by Des on Sat Sep 11, 2021 10:21 am
User avatar
Des
Forum Contributor
Posts: 761
Joined: 01 Jul 2010
Location: UK
Beautiful. The dreamy quality of this is quite special. Love it.
Regards,

Des
_____________________________________________________________

captivatingnature.co.uk
 

by ADKShooter on Sat Sep 11, 2021 3:10 pm
ADKShooter
Forum Contributor
Posts: 1771
Joined: 05 Aug 2020
Location: Gloversville, NY
Member #:02167
Thank you to the Editors for the EP. Very much appreciated.
 

by John Meade on Sat Sep 11, 2021 8:21 pm
John Meade
Forum Contributor
Posts: 695
Joined: 13 Feb 2017
Member #:02171
I love the mood created by the fog. The pose and reflection are terrific too. Congratulations on this fantastic image.
 

by paul fletcher on Sat Sep 11, 2021 9:29 pm
paul fletcher
Forum Contributor
Posts: 999
Joined: 26 Feb 2018
Member #:02174
All the Egret photos have been a pleasure to view, Warren. Very special images, indeed !
 

by Cindy Marple on Sun Sep 12, 2021 12:07 pm
User avatar
Cindy Marple
Moderator
Posts: 28714
Joined: 21 Aug 2003
Location: Gilbert, AZ
Member #:00038
This has a very ethereal, moody quality to it- beautiful!
 

by dissent on Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:07 pm
User avatar
dissent
Forum Contributor
Posts: 739
Joined: 20 Dec 2013
Location: Illinois
I can always come here and find inspiration.

Always.
 

Display posts from previous:  Sort by:  
14 posts | 

Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group