A Great Blue Heron patiently waiting the arrival of its favorite culinary delight – sushi. A fastidious fellow about his grooming; you can see the downy lint clinging to his feathers.

Nikon D90, 600 mm (Nikkor 600 IF 4.0ED), 1/640 sec, F/8, ISO 800, Gitzo Tripod, Wemberley Head, Concord, NC, USA


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“LIfe is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away (source unknown).” It is my heartfelt desire to share some of my breath-taking moments, hoping that you also may receive something of enduring benefit.

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  • ellismorleyphto
    ellismorleyphtoalmost 2 years ago

    Lovely and how cool that he frames the duck :-P

  • Yeah, how about that; I wondered if it might prove a distraction. Thanks Ellis :-)

    – Miles Moody

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