Close to the Edge

Martin Smart

Nanaimo, Canada

Artist's Description

WINNER of the On the Edge Challenge in the “Mood & Ambience” Group October 2009

2nd Place in the Bird Nesting Challenge in the Amazing Wildlife Group

2nd Place in the Babies with their Mother Challenge in the Amazing Wildlife Group

3rd Place in the Qualified: 13 Features Challenge in the Featured for a Challenge Group

Featured in “Canon DSLR” October 2009
Featured in “300+ Go Long!” October 2009
Featured in Alphabet Soup" April 2010
Featured in “Made By Nature” October 2010
Featured in “Colour and light” October 2010
Featured in “Your Country’s Best” October 2010
Featured in “Just Pure Nature” October 2010
Featured in “Breathtaking Animals & Plants” October 2010
Featured in “Canadiana” December 2010
Featured in “Amazing Wildlife” December 2010
Featured in “Nature Photography Challenge” February 2011
Featured in “#1 Artists of RedBubble” February 2011
Featured in “Featured For A Challenge” June 2011
Featured in “The Birds” December 2012

A parent giving advice to a young Great Blue Heron that ventures precariously close to the edge of its nest whilst testing out its underdeveloped wings. Photographed at a heronry on the east coast of Vancouver Island, BC, Canada

Canon 20D
1/2000sec f8 ISO 200

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