The Gate Keeper

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    A very calm Egret watching over his parts of the channel In Charlestown , RI (US). He was a big one and proud at that. Calm warm waters with plenty of dinner. OH, and I can't forget the dog that I was told chases all the birds but has never caught one. I think the birds like messing with the dog's mind :).

    A breath taking evening!

    misst.shs, Jon Downs, and heavenly~flower added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Red9898 - Ann Marie Oates-school & work 44 months ago | reply

      frptlady... (2 hours ago)
      ohh youve been busy.. this is lovely , great skies, awesome bird!!
      ps even though that was my 1s shot on flickr it wasnt the first time i picked up a camera:)))

    2. Irene2005 44 months ago | reply

      Beautiful! Love the tone of the water and the way the egret poses for you!

    3. steeladw 44 months ago | reply

      I'm gonna check out this bird when I get there... Great light!

    4. Red9898 - Ann Marie Oates-school & work 44 months ago | reply

      Well they don't live near the pigeons Aaron :) lol. About 1.5 hours from Smithfield this shot is. But Newport should have them !!

    5. shelle777....very slowly catching up 44 months ago | reply

      Really beautiful capture, love the soft colours!

    6. Tamzinsketchbook 44 months ago | reply

      fantastic capture and such a peaceful scene, I love the colour of the water:)

    7. misst.shs 44 months ago | reply

      Beautiful capture. I love the two canoes in the background. Great shot

    8. pix•Olga 44 months ago | reply

      Lovely capture and tones!

    9. Jon Downs 44 months ago | reply

      really beautiful!
      the light and reflection are wonderful
      amazing tones too!
      and like I love the two canoes!

    10. "Acer" [deleted] 44 months ago | reply

      Beautiful colour !!

    11. ALT.627 44 months ago | reply

      Hey i was in Charlestown this past weekend! Very beautiful shot, love the serene/peaceful feel it has! The colors are breathtaking!

    12. Chromotron 44 months ago | reply

      Love the golden light, wonderful !!

    13. RiaPereira - here but mostly there 44 months ago | reply

      Color in the water is beautiful! love the ripples in the water.

    14. bhawi 44 months ago | reply

      Wow, what a beautiful scene, love the soft light and the majestic looking egret!!

    15. heavenly~flower 44 months ago | reply

      fantastic light and tones~so beautiful!!

    16. Trojan Robert™ [inactive] 44 months ago | reply

      Beautifully done! Great colors.

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    17. LyddieGal 44 months ago | reply

      how pretty! I love it!

    18. freestyle17 44 months ago | reply

      Beautiful capture!!! I like the colors of the sunset!!!!

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