“The Big Bay”, taken at Oka Provincial Park, Quebec, on Tuesday July 29/08. This area, which has an observation tower , a boardwalk, and hiking trails, is best know as a blue heron nesting place. Called a heronry it is ranked as one of the two largest in Quebec. It is protected by legislation respecting the conservation and development of wildlife.
Unfortunately we did not see any that day….


  • Anne Staub
    Anne Staubabout 6 years ago

    Excellent shot. Great DOF.

  • shallay
    shallayabout 6 years ago

    No herons? Money back please! Beautiful water-scape, as usual. The lily-pads and cloud reflections make great visual company.

  • lol! I am definitely going back to see some herons!!! Maybe this time I will be quieter…

    – Joanne Bradley

  • dougie1
    dougie1about 6 years ago

    veeery nice J !

  • Marilyn Harris
    Marilyn Harrisabout 6 years ago

    Looks like Heron haven!! Beautifully captured Joanne!!!

  • RLHall
    RLHallabout 6 years ago

    Wonderful waterscape, Joanne, love the sky reflections among the lilypads…

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezabout 6 years ago

    Lovely shot, nice clear image, good DOF

  • LindaR
    LindaRabout 6 years ago

    wonderful perspective ~ the eye wanting to travel the seagrass edges and lily pads to the horizon ~ what a beautiful place Joanne ~ so glad you were able to enjoy it and share it here xx

  • hallucingenic
    hallucingenicabout 6 years ago

    beautiful place :) great capture

  • Antanas
    Antanasabout 6 years ago

    Great capture, beautiful view

  • AnaCBStudio
    AnaCBStudioabout 6 years ago

    It is a beautiful place…well captured Joanne

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