At the Florida Keys Wild Bird Center, this morning all is pristine and clear as egrets and herons fish in the tidal marsh.
This is a Snowy Egret.
Picture taken in the mangrove marsh of Tavernier Key, Florida, using a Canon 5D and a Tamron 28-300 VC lens. Image was captured as three exposures and processed with Photomatix and Aperture.
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50% of the proceeds of the sale of this image will got to buying oil spill clean up supplies for the center until the end of June 2010.