Great Blue Heron Landing Series (13 images)

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Yesterday morning I decided to break with one of my long-standing traditions and brave the potential crowds by visiting one of the more popular birding sites in the area on a weekend – Glover Pond near Farmington Bay WMA. One of my goals was to locate and photograph the Little Blue Heron that has been hanging around in the area for the last couple of weeks. That bird is causing a lot of excitement in the birding and photography communities because it’s so far out of its range. I never did find that heron but this one more than made up for it. [...]

Great Blue Heron In Flight (and working on prejudices…)

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I have a confession to make and it involves a long-held prejudice I’ve had in the past against images of Great Blue Herons. [...]