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A little egret looking for its lunch at Slimbridge Wetlands Centre, this shot was taken from the Martin Smith Hide in the company of fellow epzer Derek Lees "DerekL".

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 60D
Lens:150.0 - 500.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 235.9 - 786.4 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:6 May 2014 - 12:38 PM
Focal Length:313mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/640sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:400
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Partial
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual Temperature (Kelvin)
Title:Little Egret
Username:Glostopcat Glostopcat
Uploaded:8 May 2014 - 12:06 AM
Tags:Glos, Little egret, Slimbridge, Wildfowl & wetlands trust, Wildlife / nature
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TyChee
TyChee e2 Member 9199 forum postsTyChee vcard United States1 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 12:10 AM

Well spotted and captured.

Ty

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 12:28 AM

Looking good in amongst the long grass. Great shot.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom76 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 12:42 AM

A fine close up of this beautiful bird in it's natural habitat.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 12:51 AM

Impressive!

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Mollycat
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8 May 2014 - 12:54 AM

Very alert looking youngster Ed. Excellent capture.
Peter.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 2:59 AM

The white plumage does show up nicely against the water reeds, Ed: Slimbridge and you coming up trumps again.
R.

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banehawi
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8 May 2014 - 3:33 AM

Nice crisp shot.


W

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handlerstudio
handlerstudio e2 Member 2handlerstudio vcard United States7 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 4:24 AM

Great capture. Like the composition.

Peter

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member 1SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 6:54 AM

Wot 'no fish', Ed?!
It's a fine capture, though, I like the setting, amongst the reeds.

Simon

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JohnoP
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8 May 2014 - 6:56 AM

Clearly Slimbridge has a lot to offer Ed! Captured nicely as it gracefully feels it's way through the water...lovely plumage! Smile John

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 7:15 AM

Nice one

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rontear
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8 May 2014 - 7:16 AM

Breeding success here !! new birds on the block. Good capture Ed.
Ron

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bobpaige1
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8 May 2014 - 7:29 AM

Beautiful shot, great setting.

Bob.

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Lillian
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8 May 2014 - 8:01 AM

Great sharp shot Ed with a good background setting this off
so well
Lillian

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 8:44 AM

Nice capture EdSmile

Cliff

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ABPhotosUK
ABPhotosUK e2 Member 1ABPhotosUK vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 8:51 AM

Nice work Ed!!

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Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
8 May 2014 - 9:05 AM

Great shot Ed.
Brian

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 9:38 AM

Excellent.
Joan.

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DerekL
DerekL e2 Member 9115 forum postsDerekL vcard England24 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 11:52 AM

Nice shot Ed.
It was certainly playing hide & seek between the reeds, giving few chances to get in the open.

Derek

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Maiwand
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8 May 2014 - 2:41 PM

Excellent shot Ed. Well done.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43651 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 3:00 PM

An impressive capture of this elegant Little Egret, one bird that I've been able to c get close enough too...

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8246 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 4:30 PM

Many thanks for all your comments, they are greatly appreciated, Ed

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lifesnapper
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8 May 2014 - 5:19 PM

Nicely seen and Photographed Ed'.

John Smile

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Fred263
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8 May 2014 - 7:41 PM

Great shot, Ed. Great detail & comp.

Fred

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Holmewood
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8 May 2014 - 9:41 PM

Great shot Ed. Cathy

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2527 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
8 May 2014 - 10:11 PM

Terrific capture of this elegant bird,

Ali Smile

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
8 May 2014 - 10:14 PM

Fine capture Ed,
Fred.

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Jenny-D
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8 May 2014 - 10:23 PM

Great image.

Jenny Smile

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