Heron sitting high in a tree, shot taken at Beale Park, Reading, UK.

Camera used: Canon EOS 7D
Lens used: Sigma 300-800mm f5.6 EX DG APO HSM
Shooting Information:
Shot in- RAW
Shutter Speed – 1/1600
Aperture Value – F13
ISO – 500
Focal Length 687mm

Software Used:
Canon Digital Photo Professional
Adobe Light Room/Photoshop

All rights of my work and images are reserved to Mark Hughes Photography and may NOT be reproduced, copied, edited, published, transmitted or uploaded in any way without my written permission, thank you.


heron, bird, wildlife, nature

Age 46 living in Gloucestershire, UK. I have a love for wildlife and an interest in photography, I try and bring these two elements together in the production of my images. I hope you enjoy. Mark.
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  • Mark Hughes
    Mark Hughesalmost 2 years ago

  • jozi1
    jozi1almost 2 years ago

    Fabulous,Mark :)

  • Thank you very much Tony.

    – Mark Hughes

  • John44
    John44almost 2 years ago

    Fine shot Mark.. as always!

  • Thank you kindly John, best wishes, Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...almost 2 years ago

    Wonderful capture Mark – the detail is amazing !

  • Thank you very much Mattiie.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppalmost 2 years ago

    Nice capture Mark

  • Thank you Larry.

    – Mark Hughes

  • TomBaumker
    TomBaumkeralmost 2 years ago

    Another real beauty my friend. Well done. Tom

  • Many thanks Tom, all the best my friend, regards, Mark.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Maria  Moro
    Maria Moroalmost 2 years ago

    5th Oct

  • Thank you Maria.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenalmost 2 years ago

    Beautiful shot mate.

  • Cheers Warren,

    – Mark Hughes

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...almost 2 years ago

    5 October 2012 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • Many thanks Konstantinos.

    – Mark Hughes

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallalmost 2 years ago

    Featured Friday 5 Oct 2012

    Beautiful work Mark

  • Many thanks Steve, delighted with the feature.

    – Mark Hughes

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