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Heron captured on the lawn of the National Archives Gatineau Preservation Centre. There is a nice man made pond.
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Enchanting set-up for this majestic bird. I am looking forward to capture my first herons photos for this year. With the warmer weather that we had, I guess that they are not too far away.

Location: Heron: National Archives Gatineau Preservation Centre, Gatineau, Qc. Canada
Texture: Dezzan stock
Date: 2011-05-22
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
ISO: 800
Shutter priority: 1/1000 sec.
Aperture: F/5,6
Metering Mode: Partial
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Lens: Canon EF 100-400mm F/4.5-5.6 L IS USM@400mm
Lightroom 3.6
Photoshop CS5 64 bits for Mac 32 bits – Camera Raw 6.6

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blue, heron, bird, wildlife, fantasy, nature, country, tree, landscape, fog, dusk, sunset

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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Comments

  • AngieBanta
    AngieBantaover 2 years ago

    Gorgeous!!!!!

  • Thanks Angie for the compliment and for the fav! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • andy551
    andy551over 2 years ago

    fabulous image – really beautiful and atmospheric.

  • Hi Andy, I’m very pleased that you like it. Thanks greatly my friend and for the fav :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • DeeZ (D L Honeycutt)
    DeeZ (D L Hone...over 2 years ago

    EXCELLENT!

    Please add this award winning image to the DeeZ 5Cs Award Showcase Group HERE
    Thanks, DeeZ!
    (Reminder, only works that receive this banner can be added to this group!)

  • Sure I will! I am very honoured! Cheers :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • And thx very much for adding it to your favs!

    – Yannik Hay

  • torjoh
    torjohover 2 years ago

    A real beauty. Great work Yannik!

  • Thanks Torfinn for the compliment and for the fav! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 2 years ago

    Beautiful!

  • Thanks Cee for the compliment and for the fav! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsover 2 years ago

    Gorgeous!!

  • Thanks Mom for the compliment and for the fav! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • NewfieKeith
    NewfieKeithover 2 years ago

    Awesome work!! Its a beauty :)

  • Thx greatly dear Keith :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • And thx very much for favoriting it :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • JUSTART
    JUSTARTover 2 years ago

    great

  • Thanks for the compliment! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Magaret Meintjes
    Magaret Meintjesover 2 years ago

    2012/03/27 1 Image per 24hrs
    Excellent capture!

  • Thanks for the compliment and for the fav! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Martina Fagan
    Martina Faganover 2 years ago

    lovely scene great treatment

  • Thanks for the compliment! Have a great day :)

    – Yannik Hay

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