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Beautiful Great Blue Heron on Bough

No two days at the lake are the same. In literally thousands of hours in the field, I have observed a Great Blue Heron on this pine bough only once before, nearly ten years ago. 259 more words


Great Blue Heron Pose Only a Mother Could Love: Not Art Nbr 5

This Great Blue Heron is a woman of many moods. It is the same individual Great Blue Heron you see here, and here, and… 266 more words


Glamorous Great Blue Heron

Experimenting with the final look and feel of a photograph using different color tones is a fun method of artistic license. The photos here show the same scene rendered 5 different ways. 230 more words


Great Blue Heron Morning - Charles River Blues

The bridge in this photo was constructed in the mid 19th century, around the same time that the cyanotype process came into popularity. There is a certain timelessness to this location, and I imagined how it would have been rendered by a 19th century photographer, perhaps capturing an ancestor of one of the Great Blue Herons that frequent the area today. 215 more words


Great friends

A Great Egret (Ardea alba) and a Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias) started goofing around yesterday at Huntley Meadows Park when I was trying to take their photo together—I think they are great friends. 35 more words


Beautiful Great Blue Heron Muse - Wings Akimbo

When I Met My Muse

I glanced at her and took my glasses
off–they were still singing. They buzzed
like a locust on the coffee table and then…

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Beautiful Great Blue Heron at the Waterfall Nbr 3

…It is a test for us, that thin
but real, undulating figure that promises,
“If you keep faith I will exist
at the edge, where your vision joins…

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