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Great Blue Heron

This is a discussion on Great Blue Heron within the A Kodak Moment: not necessarily plants... forums, part of the Orchid Photography category; We were having our evening cocktails on the lanai and had a visitor on the ...

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    We were having our evening cocktails on the lanai and had a visitor on the patio, he wanted a Martini but we were out of vermouth.
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    I think maybe he was looking for fish. Hehe. Nice pic!!!

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    That is such a great photo! A post card!

    Cheers!
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    Amazing! How did you manage to take the pic without scaring him off? I love your bamboo fountain.

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    Wow! That is wonderful, and amazing he came so close! I need to come over for cocktails!!!

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    That is a great picture.Any great blue herons ive seen havent been to close they seem to scare easy.
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    Cin, it seems, wears her camera around her neck!

    He seems small. I'll bet he's a young one. They're pretty brazen at my folks, as well. They have a pond just off the house in the back, and then marshland to the right of the house, so they get all sorts of herons, egrets and shore birds.

    Show us the rat!!!

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    That's one of the coolest things I've seen in awhile, nice work!

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    Beautiful tropical picture! Your gardens are so lush; maybe the heron was a lush too? heehee.

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