Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Almost Wordless Wednesday

The only snow we will see here, this snowy egret and her snowflake feathers.
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17 comments:

  1. I shall always remember seeing my first Little Egret in England, a lone bird which had made its home down near to Southampton. Now they are reasonably common - global warming?
    Wishing you a Happy Christmas from England.

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  2. Another cool shot from your camera! Thanks for all of them over this past year. Looking forward to more. And may you have a cozy holiday.

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  3. That's the best kind of snow, Robin Andrea and Roger! Just a lot of rain, drizzle, and fog here on the East Coast. I hope you both have a great holiday.

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  4. What a beautiful creature and such an amazing shot.
    Hope you and roger have a wonderful holiday and a splendid New Year with maybe a new house?

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  5. John-- I'm going to have to do a little online sleuthing to see what little egrets are doing in Southampton. Wishing you a very Happy Christmas from the north coast of California.

    isabelita-- So glad you liked this photo. I loved seeing those snowy feathers. Wishing you and Phil a cozy holiday as well.

    Scott-- We're having a lot of rain here too, but supposed to be sunny for Christmas. Wishing you a very wonderful holiday as well.

    Arkansas Patti-- We were so happy that we ventured out into the foggy day to see this beautiful bird. Hope you have a splendid holiday as well, and a grand new year. A house! Now that would be a very wonderful thing.

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  6. Beautiful bird. They look so regal in any pose. Thanks for sharing.

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  7. goergeous photo Robin A...much appreciated...

    are you and Roger Santa?


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  8. Beautiful!! Absolutely exquisite! She's like a drift of snow with the wind blowing plumes (it's not really a pun, is it?) off her.
    I wish you both a truly wonderful holiday season.

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  9. oh my, looks at that gorgeous wispy whiteness! beautiful.

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  10. Beautiful shot of one of my favorite birds; one of the main reasons I travel to California, in fact.

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  11. lindaj-- We love seeing them and I can't ever stop myself from taking a photo every time!

    Steve-- I'm so glad you like this photo. Thank you. And, no, Roger and I are not Santa!

    CCorax-- I couldn't believe the detail in this photo. I could see little gnats on her stunning whiteness. Her feathers are like drifts of snow with blowing plumes. Happy, happiest of holidays to you too.

    Tara-- So glad you like this photo. Thank you.

    Loren-- Thank you so much. You are such an amazing photographer of birds. I am honored that you think this is a beautiful shot. We see the Snowy Egret almost every time we go to the marsh. Always a beautiful sight.

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  12. It is a wonderful photograph of such a lovely bird. Right time, right lighting and right picture.

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  13. What a great picture! If anyone hasn't clicked to embiggen it, I urge you to do so.

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  14. NCmountainwoman-- Glad you liked this photo. I had been videoing a little grebe that was hunting for fish during a very high tide, and this bird just flew right up next to us. It was a lucky moment.

    Mark-- Thank you so much. So glad you liked this photo. The bird was very patient and didn't notice us at all. It was hunting during the high King Tides here.

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  15. Sorry I haven't visited for a bit. Was busy with Santa. I hope you two had a wonderful Christmas and have a fantastic New Year!

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  16. Dave-- We always love when you stop by. Wishing you a wonderful new year too!

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  17. Fantastic photo Robin! That pretty egret is as white as white can be. Pure white...

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