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Featured in “Your Country’s Best” October 2010
Featured in “The Birds” October 2010

A Black-crowned Night Heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) photographed at the Kalloni inland lake on the Greek Island of Lesvos.

Canon 20D
1/1250sec f8 ISO 200
500mm lens + 1.4x converter

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  • Stephen Beattie
    Stephen Beattieover 4 years ago

    Great shot! Really sharp… :-)

  • Thanks very much Stephen!

    – Martin Smart

  • Monica M. Scanlan
    Monica M. Scanlanover 4 years ago

    Martin, this is superb!!!! Wonderful capture!!!

  • Thank you very much for your kind comments Monica!

    – Martin Smart

  • rodeorose
    rodeoroseover 4 years ago

    Crystal clear as ever Martin! Lovely.

  • Many thanks Rosie!

    – Martin Smart

  • Lynda   McDonald
    Lynda McDonaldover 4 years ago

    wowzer of a capture !

  • Thank you very much Lynda!

    – Martin Smart

  • Vickie Emms
    Vickie Emmsover 4 years ago

    what a lovely little bird, Martin. I love the red eye which is concentrating on you :-))

  • Thank you so much Vickie!

    – Martin Smart

  • Bunny Clarke
    Bunny Clarkeover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture. These are one of my favorite birds. :o)

  • These are certainly beautiful birds Bunny, thanks very much for your comments!

    – Martin Smart

  • Jay Ryser
    Jay Ryserover 4 years ago

    Tough guys to capture – lovely image

  • Thanks very much Jay!

    – Martin Smart

  • Marvin Collins
    Marvin Collinsover 4 years ago

    Perfect capture Martin!!

  • Thanks very much Marvin!

    – Martin Smart

  • Ann  Van Breemen
    Ann Van Breemenover 4 years ago

    A perfectly lit and detailed shot Martin.:)

  • Thank you so much Ann!

    – Martin Smart

  • Moorey
    Mooreyover 4 years ago

    Nice capture

  • Thank you very much Linda!

    – Martin Smart

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