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By Magpiemick  
Drove up to Suffolk on saturday 5th and spent a brilliant day at Minsmere RSPB.....
Was rewarded even better than last year to fantastic views of great birds....
The Bittern........ just amazing always in slow motion stealth mode....superb bird....
Taken from Island Mere Hide at this one your at ground level much better from a photo point of view......

LARGE IT.....I'LL DARE YA !!!!.....F11


Tags: Suffolk Wildlife Birds General Bittern Minsmere rspb Wildlife and nature

Voters: StephenBrighton, KarenFB, KBan and 16 more

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8 May 2007 7:24AM
Stunning Capture. I guess that you have already sent a copy to the RSPB for their magazine?
KarenFB Plus
16 5.9k 184 England
8 May 2007 7:25AM
What a brilliant view! You've caught it perfectly, good shot!
KBan 17 512 4 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 8:01AM
well caught Mick
rontear Plus
19 23 9 England
8 May 2007 8:33AM
Fantastic sighting and image. Ron.
Maiwand 16 3 73 England
8 May 2007 9:04AM
You never cease to amaze me Mick. Are you sure you dont have these birds on retainer-- you tell them where are going and they will appear there !! Cracking shot.
Shane136 19 63 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 9:31AM
Bet you are well pleased! nice one

peter_oak 17 1 England
8 May 2007 10:19AM
You lucky G- -,great shot Mick.

User_Removed 18 386 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 1:52PM
Wow, well done, excellent capture.
8 May 2007 3:13PM
Great capture.

Newtman 16 2 5
8 May 2007 5:13PM
This has to be your best yet, Mick.
Kim Walton 19 145 30 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 6:03PM
Never seen one of these this close---often heard them though.
User_Removed 16 16 England
9 May 2007 6:33AM
Great capture, Mick. Aren't they so well camoflouged? You caught the' stealth mode' well
SueWB 16 England
11 May 2007 7:19PM
Fabulous image - hard to capture, this one is super
Rayner 18 England
17 May 2007 2:23PM
great capture,excellent portfolio!

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