Air Patrol

This Great Blue Heron spent much of the weekend cruising along the seaside bluffs.

 

'tis a big bird with a 7 ft. wingspan

 

  • debs 9y

    gorgeous! surreal
  • Epp 9y

    Wonderful yet unusual photo of this bird that I love. Here it resembles an odd piece of driftwood to me... from some kind of vine... with a cloak of feathers wrapped around a witch sitting astride it as if on a broom.
  • Epp 9y

    I'm back again, to add that maybe such herons gave rise to the idea of witches on broomsticks... Where else did that idea come from?
  • David Newman 9y

    Beautiful. Super capture. Great form.
  • John Goode 9y

    Extraordinary!
  • Terry Lea 9y

    ohhhhhh myyyyyyyyyyy
    fantastic
  • svur 9y

    fantastic - the camera eye at work
  • Barbara Gale 9y

    Excellent capture!
  • Stephen Bové 9y

    who says dinosaurs are extinct?
  • Curtis Morton 9y

    Wow, cool and interesting.
  • Debbie 9y

    Awesome! Thanks for visiting my photos and sharing this one with me!
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Taken on August 3, 2006
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