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Re: Snowy Egret

Postby minniev » Thu Jul 27, 2017 9:40 pm

Gorgeous colors and great composition against the almost-but-not-quite blackness. I like Steve's crop too but being as taken with those leaves as I am, would probably wouldn't be able to give them up.
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Re: Snowy Egret

Postby St3v3M » Fri Jul 28, 2017 12:04 am

minniev wrote:Gorgeous colors and great composition against the almost-but-not-quite blackness. I like Steve's crop too but being as taken with those leaves as I am, would probably wouldn't be able to give them up.

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Re: Snowy Egret

Postby WingShooter » Fri Jul 28, 2017 12:47 pm

Minnie, I waited close to an hour for a Snowy to peach in that tree. The tree have several nesting females and if I waited I would catch a male checking in with its mate. There was on and off light rain so I just waited with the camera covered under a big golf umbrella.
minniev wrote:Gorgeous colors and great composition against the almost-but-not-quite blackness. I like Steve's crop too but being as taken with those leaves as I am, would probably wouldn't be able to give them up.


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