Common Moorhen Chick (gallinura chloropus) tiptoeing through the Water Lilies at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens, Hampshire. I’d gone there to shoot flowers, so this little fella and his pals were a nice bonus! ;o)

Canon EOS 50D with Canon EF 70-200mm L IS f/4


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    HEATHSEabout 4 years ago

    He may be common Krys but he’s so cute! Great shot!

  • Thanks Sandra! ;o)))

    – Krys Bailey

  • Ellen van Deelen
    Ellen van Deelenabout 4 years ago

    How beautiful :)

  • Thanks lots, Ellen! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • Robert Elliott
    Robert Elliottabout 4 years ago

    marvelous capture Krys

  • Thanks Robert and for the fave! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • Esther's Art and Photography
    Esther's Art a...about 4 years ago

    This is so lovely, what a beautiful sight and image.

  • Thanks Esther! Definitely was a perfect location for him! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • AnnieD
    AnnieDabout 4 years ago

    Lovely shot Krys. He looks a bit of a poser to me!

  • Thanks Annie – with feet like that how could he not pose, hahaha?! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

    HELUAabout 4 years ago

    Like a story by HC Andersen! Lovely capture!!

  • Thanks Helua! HC Anderson is the kind of thing I thought this looked like too! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • joak
    joakabout 4 years ago

    fantastic..whit a catch!!!..his feet are bigger than his body!

  • Thanks Joak! Yeah, buying baby shoes for him must be a nightmare, hahaha! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • Valerie Anne Kelly
    Valerie Anne K...about 4 years ago

    Amazing photography sweetheART fabfave… ;} happy hippy hugglez

  • Thanks so much Val! ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • Angela  Burman
    Angela Burmanabout 4 years ago

    Oh Krys,this is heavenly. Wonderful work

  • Thanks Angela! It WAS a perfect setting (good thing I took along a long lens else I’d be kicking myself now!) ;o)

    – Krys Bailey

  • Linda Jackson
    Linda Jacksonabout 4 years ago

    So cute and fuzzy Krys! talk about walking on water! ;o) take care, Linda

  • Thanks Linda! Must be why they have such big feet! ;o)))

    – Krys Bailey

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