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Dimensions2584 x 3888
Original file size2.54 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken24-Feb-09 18:31
Date modified24-Feb-09 18:31
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark III
Focal length500 mm
Exposure1/3200 at f/4
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias-2/3 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Great blue heron

Great blue heron

Ardea herodias

Ding Darling NWR, February 24, 2009

Posing in late afternoon light. This common heron is the largest and heaviest of its family, also the most vocal.