Uploaded 19-Aug-09
Taken 3-Aug-09
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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Birds
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:Weskeag, egret, heron, little blue heron, snowy egret
Photo Info

Dimensions3123 x 2076
Original file size1.65 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken3-Aug-09 09:05
Date modified3-Aug-09 09:05
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark III
Focal length700 mm
Exposure1/1600 at f/11
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias-1 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 500
Metering modePattern
Juvenile Little Blue Heron and Snowy Egret

Juvenile Little Blue Heron and Snowy Egret

Egretta caerulea Egretta thula

This photo shows the grayish bill of the heron and the blackish bill of the egret; also the greenish legs and feet of the heron. Even in stalking, the Little Blue Heron is poised and deliberate, unlike the frenetic Snowy Egret.