Silhouetted Great Blue Heron hunting. by Daniel Cadieux

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Calm early-morning orange waters perfectly reflect the heron and the strike’s splash as it silently hunts for small prey in the early morning light.

Taken at Andrew Haydon Park, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Canon 40D + 100-400L lens, aperture priority, 1/1600s., f/7.1, ISO 400, no EC (metered off water).

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  • Wayne Wood
    Wayne Woodabout 4 years ago

    awesome splash and silhouette Dan

  • Jim Cumming
    Jim Cummingabout 4 years ago

    Beauty Dan…love the orange

  • Stephen Stephen
    Stephen Stephenabout 4 years ago

    Great symmetry Dan.

  • Ted Busby
    Ted Busbyabout 4 years ago

    Excellent Dan!

  • Ilva Beretta
    Ilva Berettaabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations to the feature in the Silhouette group!

  • Thanks Ilva, much appreciated :-)

    – Daniel Cadieux

  • polly470
    polly470about 4 years ago


  • SPFisher
    SPFisherabout 4 years ago

    wow, stunning!

  • Josh Gudde
    Josh Guddeabout 4 years ago

    This is awesome.. Great work

  • lorilee
    lorileeabout 4 years ago


  • Dinni H
    Dinni Habout 4 years ago

    this is beautiful~!

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