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The White Egret took off and flew so gracefully, I was surprised to get a capture of him as his wings pushed the air behind them

St Pete Florida

Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
Tv(Shutter Speed) 1/1600Sec.
Av(Aperture Value) F8.0
Metering Modes Evaluative metering
Exposure Compensation -2/3
ISO Speed 200
Lens EF75-300mm f/4-5.6
Focal Length 300.0 mm
Image size 3888 × 2592
Image Quality RAW
Flash Off
White Balance Auto
AF mode One-Shot AF
Parameters
Tone Curve : Standard
Contrast : 2
Sharpness : 7
Color saturation : 1
Color tone : 1

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gina, ginatheloca, st pete, blue, white, bird, florida, framed, beautiful, laminated, virginia, egret, mounted, fred, matted

Virginia is a self taught Photographer and Fractal Artist. She has Fibromyalgia and PTSD, and uses her work as a form of release.
“I love the idea of creating art and knowing that it comes from me and no-one else.”

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Comments

  • Torfinn
    Torfinnalmost 5 years ago

    Great capture!

  • Thanks so much

    – Virginia N. Fred

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkealmost 5 years ago

    Very elegant and lovely. Splendid capture.

  • Thank you Bunny

    – Virginia N. Fred

  • Jeff  Burns
    Jeff Burnsalmost 5 years ago

    Great capture

  • Thanks so much Jeff

    – Virginia N. Fred

  • AuntieBarbie
    AuntieBarbiealmost 5 years ago

    Reminds me of shooting for the stars!!! Interesting capture of beak and legs.

  • Thank you so very much

    – Virginia N. Fred

  • Len Bomba
    Len Bombaalmost 5 years ago

    Great capture Gina. I think this guy was headed to NH to take a gander at the fall foliage. I spotted a White Egret here early this afternoon which is a rarity. We have manyGrey and Blue Herons, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen a white onethis far north. Nice work! Len

  • Rosalie Scanlon
    Rosalie Scanlonalmost 5 years ago

    wonderful capture Gina, nice flight shot.

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 5 years ago

    awesome capture girl…

  • Ken McElroy
    Ken McElroyalmost 5 years ago

    Congratulations!

    Your image above was featured in our telephoto lens group;

    300+ Go Long!
  • Oh wow thanks so much for the feature what an honor, I am humbled…gina

    – Virginia N. Fred

  • akaurora
    akauroraalmost 5 years ago

    A beautiful capture of the Great While Egret in flight …. HUGE CONGRATS on your well deserved feature!! Take Care ~ Rick & Deb ~ ☺

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