Approve the Cookies
This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and our Privacy Policy.
OK
Index  •   • New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Guest
New posts  •   • RTAT  •   • 'Best of'  •   • Gallery  •   • Gear  •   • Reviews
Register to forums    Log in

 
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
Thread started 15 Jan 2015 (Thursday) 21:12
Search threadPrev/next
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

Post Your Herons, Egrets and Bitterns

 
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Sep 29, 2022 14:35 |  #3841

IMAGE: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52379059220_fb6388b745_h.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/2nNy​nrW  (external link) Reddish egret (external link) by Bill_in_Texas (external link), on Flickr

Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)
dolina
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
5,576 posts
Gallery: 749 photos
Likes: 3077
Joined Mar 2009
Location: Philippines
     
Sep 29, 2022 14:49 |  #3842

IMAGE: https://live.staticflickr.com/6159/6172668520_37270de350_h.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/apsx​ij  (external link)
Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) (external link) by Paolo Dolina (external link), on Flickr

Location: https://www.google.com …5TN85A!2e0!7i13​312!8i6656 (external link)

Visit my Flickr (external link), Facebook (external link) & 500px (external link) and see my photos. :)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Lame-Duck
I have indeed had pine nuts
Avatar
23,482 posts
Gallery: 1110 photos
Likes: 55460
Joined Jul 2006
Location: Fresno, California
     
Sep 30, 2022 00:50 |  #3843

Bill in Texas wrote in post #19430381 (external link)
QUOTED IMAGE
IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/2nNy​nrW  (external link) Reddish egret (external link) by Bill_in_Texas (external link), on Flickr

Great capture of this Reddish Egret, Bill! It looks like he's spotted a potential snack.


LD, or Mike
Often mistaken, but never in doubt.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Sep 30, 2022 04:11 |  #3844

IMAGE: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/52378869873_884ec7df43_h.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/2nNx​pak  (external link) Reddish egret (external link) by Bill_in_Texas (external link), on Flickr

Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
tradarcher50
Senior Member
Avatar
518 posts
Gallery: 225 photos
Likes: 1971
Joined Sep 2012
Location: New Port Richey
     
Oct 02, 2022 15:02 |  #3845

Snowy Egret on the wing


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


https://www.flickr.com​/photos/88160621@N07/external link

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Oct 03, 2022 08:43 |  #3846


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Oct 03, 2022 08:44 |  #3847


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bkopperl
Senior Member
Avatar
968 posts
Gallery: 769 photos
Likes: 4278
Joined Jan 2006
Location: Sacramento CA USA
     
Oct 03, 2022 14:37 |  #3848

I don't see anywhere as many GBHs in my neck of California (Sacramento area) as I remember from 10 years or so ago. These are from March 2021 at Sacramento National Wildlife Refuge


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bkopperl
Senior Member
Avatar
968 posts
Gallery: 769 photos
Likes: 4278
Joined Jan 2006
Location: Sacramento CA USA
     
Oct 03, 2022 14:39 |  #3849

Egrets are much more common


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.


HOSTED PHOTO
please log in to view hosted photos in full size.




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Lame-Duck
I have indeed had pine nuts
Avatar
23,482 posts
Gallery: 1110 photos
Likes: 55460
Joined Jul 2006
Location: Fresno, California
     
Oct 03, 2022 23:28 |  #3850

Bkop wrote in post #19431769 (external link)
=Bkopperl;19431769]Egr​ets are much more common
thumbnail
Hosted photo: posted by Bkopperl in
./showthread.php?p=194​31769&i=i253999241
forum: Birds

thumbnail
Hosted photo: posted by Bkopperl in
./showthread.php?p=194​31769&i=i244709787
forum: Birds

Your 4 bird series of Great Blue Herons and Great Egrets is very nice, Bkopperl


LD, or Mike
Often mistaken, but never in doubt.

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bkopperl
Senior Member
Avatar
968 posts
Gallery: 769 photos
Likes: 4278
Joined Jan 2006
Location: Sacramento CA USA
     
Oct 03, 2022 23:29 as a reply to  @ Lame-Duck's post |  #3851

Thank you!




  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Oct 04, 2022 05:13 |  #3852

IMAGE: https://photos.smugmug.com/Beautyinthetreesandintheair/Herons-egrets-and-other-large-wading-birds/i-pNKGj85/0/24401638/X3/Great%20blue%20heron_A1_9-xx-22-3-X3.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://billmorris.smu​gmug.com …-wading-birds/i-pNKGj85/A  (external link)

Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Oct 04, 2022 05:14 |  #3853

IMAGE: https://photos.smugmug.com/Beautyinthetreesandintheair/Birds-in-2022/Reddish-Egret-Lamar-Texas/i-K8H757Q/0/38843cce/X3/Reddish%20egret_A1_9-20-22-3-X3.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://billmorris.smu​gmug.com …t-Lamar-Texas/i-K8H757Q/A  (external link)

Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
Bill ­ in ­ Texas
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
10,059 posts
Gallery: 13 photos
Likes: 161179
Joined Mar 2014
Location: Central Texas
     
Oct 06, 2022 04:39 |  #3854

IMAGE: https://photos.smugmug.com/Beautyinthetreesandintheair/Birds-in-2022/Local-Brazos-County-Rookery/i-Bn3FG7T/2/fc823426/X3/Yellow-crowned%20night%20heron_a1_3-28-22-65-X3.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://billmorris.smu​gmug.com …ounty-Rookery/i-Bn3FG7T/A  (external link)

Bill being Smug (external link)
Bill's flickr (external link)
Sony a7, a1, a9, Sony Vario-Tessar T* FE 16-35mm F4 ZA OSS, Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Lens, Tamron 70-180mm, F2.8 Di III VXD, Sony FE 200-600mm f/5.6-6,3 GM OSS, Sony FE 1.4X teleconverter

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
dolina
Cream of the Crop
Avatar
5,576 posts
Gallery: 749 photos
Likes: 3077
Joined Mar 2009
Location: Philippines
     
Oct 06, 2022 15:56 |  #3855

IMAGE: https://live.staticflickr.com/8338/8202261134_79cc4ec053_o.jpg
IMAGE LINK: https://flic.kr/p/duNJ​tq  (external link)
Intermediate Egret (Ardea intermedia) (external link) by Paolo Dolina (external link), on Flickr

A stocky egret that is larger than Cattle and Little Egrets, but smaller than the Great Egret. Often confusing and difficult to identify, this bird is truly intermediate between potential confusion species. Things to look for include a yellow bill that is shorter than Great Egret but longer than Cattle Egret, a relatively rounded head, and shorter legs than Great Egret, approaching Cattle Egret. In Asian populations the bill becomes black during the breeding season; these birds can be distinguished from Little Egret by their completely black feet and shorter bills. Like most egret species, associates with all types of water bodies including wet fields and usually flocks with other egrets.

Source: https://ebird.org …integr?siteLang​uage=en_PH (external link)

Location: https://www.google.com …89!8m2!3d14.503​!4d121.067 (external link)

Thank you

Bill in Texas
Pippan
David_MC
PinholeR5
sogs
Weja
Lame-Duck
davholla
shooz
avondale87
Bkopperl
Archibald
Mannyromano123
RW123
biggles2002

Visit my Flickr (external link), Facebook (external link) & 500px (external link) and see my photos. :)

  
  LOG IN TO REPLY
sponsored links
(this ad will go away when you log in as a registered member)

1,154,396 views & 30,957 likes for this thread
Post Your Herons, Egrets and Bitterns
FORUMS Photo Sharing & Visual Enjoyment Birds 
AAA
x 1600
y 1600

Jump to forum...   •  Rules   •  Index   •  New posts   •  RTAT   •  'Best of'   •  Gallery   •  Gear   •  Reviews   •  Member list   •  Polls   •  Image rules   •  Search   •  Password reset

Not a member yet?
Register to forums
Registered members may log in to forums and access all the features: full search, image upload, follow forums, own gear list and ratings, likes, more forums, private messaging, thread follow, notifications, own gallery, all settings, view hosted photos, own reviews, see more and do more... and all is free. Don't be a stranger - register now and start posting!


COOKIES DISCLAIMER: This website uses cookies to improve your user experience. By using this site, you agree to our use of cookies and to our privacy policy.
Privacy policy and cookie usage info.


POWERED BY AMASS forum software 2.1forum software
version 2.1 /
code and design
by Pekka Saarinen ©
for photography-on-the.net

Latest registered member is Anne D
1209 guests, 150 members online
Simultaneous users record so far is 15144, that happened on Nov 22, 2018

Photography-on-the.net Digital Photography Forums is the website for photographers and all who love great photos, camera and post processing techniques, gear talk, discussion and sharing. Professionals, hobbyists, newbies and those who don't even own a camera -- all are welcome regardless of skill, favourite brand, gear, gender or age. Registering and usage is free.