Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Wordless Wednesday: Something About Those Feathers


14 comments:

  1. EVERYBODY who comments on this post needs to ENLARGE the photo. It is amazing! Robin, I am serious, this is one of the best photos I've seen in quite a while.

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  2. Yes! Beautiful! The different kinds of feathers interact with the water differently: Some spear through the surface; others bent by the surface.

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  3. Bravo for a fabulous photograph! Kudos, indeed. The splayed feathers on the bird's side indicate that it's in breeding mode; maybe you like the image because it puts you in the "mood."?

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  4. Pat-- Thank you so much. I am so glad you liked this photo.

    John-- Thank you!

    CCorax-- Yes, that is what made me want to take the photo. The way those feathers hung down and interacted with the water. It was beautiful.

    Sabine-- Yes!

    Scott-- I had no idea that's what those splayed feathers meant. In the "mood"-- well, the bird is pretty cute, but no! LOL!

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  5. Not only click to enlarge it, but then click again to magnify. What a striking image!

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  6. Saved by beauty again. An astonishing image! Thank you.

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  7. What a crisp. beautiful shot and I love the reflections.

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  8. EasyDiverChris-- So glad you liked the photo. And thank you so much for stopping by and commenting.

    am-- Yes! Saved by beauty and so grateful.

    Arkansa Patti-- So glad you liked this photo. I almost didn't post it because I thought, "who wants to see yet another egret pic?" Thank you!

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  9. Oh, so lovely and peaceful. Nice break from the troubles of the day.

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  10. NCmountainwoman-- Thank you. Yes, lovely and peaceful in this time of just the opposite in our country.

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  11. Stunning photo. Everything about it. Ck out Doug Herr photos of birds -- you will be happy you did! Over the years, you have some amazing wildlife photos due to your patience, stealth, and good eye!

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  12. Tara-- So glad you liked this photo. There was just something about the way those feathers brushed the water that intrigued me. So glad the egret stayed so I could click a few photos.

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