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Squacco Heron

By Adderwatcher
Good day all,
Heres a shot of a Squacco Heron (Ardeola ralloides) taken at Blackbrook zoo yesterday. Really pleased with how well it came out as it was taken through glass!!

Thought it needed to be seen bigger so i'm an E2 member again, Hope you like this one and thanks for the clicks and comments on my last upload.

Tags: Wildlife Captive Zoo Bird Heron Pets and captive animals Squacco heron Blackbrook

Voters: MattB1987, gazlowe, WindowonWildlife and 25 more

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21 May 2012 1:30PM
Nice detail & composition Smile

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21 May 2012 1:55PM
You've captured the tones and detail superbly Scott.

User_Removed 7 48 1 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 3:05PM
Super image, good comp' and detail.
21 May 2012 8:21PM
Veryn nicely done! John
alansnap Plus
14 577 26 United Kingdom
21 May 2012 10:12PM
A lovely close-up. Is this the same as a pond heron? I loaded my version of that recently. Looks very like it.
Adderwatcher 8 60 19 United Kingdom
22 May 2012 6:23AM

Quote:A lovely close-up. Is this the same as a pond heron? I loaded my version of that recently. Looks very like it.

Hi Alan, No this is a different species of heron though both the Squacco heron and Indian pond heron look very similar especially in size and build.
22 May 2012 8:40AM
Suprerb shot, particularly through glass. Moira
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
22 May 2012 3:56PM
Agree here with Moira, brilliant shot and through glass stunning!
so much detail Scott
Thank You so much for the User Award
22 May 2012 6:47PM
Great shot,pin sharp.
goso Plus
11 2 1 Australia
22 May 2012 8:31PM
Fine detail Scott ...Bill
rgg Plus
6 10 United States
23 May 2012 3:56PM
nice capture great detail well done.

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