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May 28, 2012 11:56 |  #1

Found a heron wading, hunting as we walked along Stanley Park. It took off as I was clicking. Luckily I had the camera set to my "birds" preset, so had AI-servo on and a high shutter speed, cause it took off and what a sight

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Found this one later along our walk, basking in the sun

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May 28, 2012 12:26 |  #2

great job on all of them! the flight shots show that blue color very well.



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May 28, 2012 18:11 |  #3

Thanks. It ended up being perfect as the heron from from the shadows into the sunlight and I was able to re-meter.


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May 28, 2012 19:16 |  #4

they are lovely birds, pity they are so skittish.


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May 28, 2012 21:21 |  #5

I Like the last one a lot.


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