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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
15 5.8k 183 England
8 May 2007 7:25AM
What a brilliant view! You've caught it perfectly, good shot!
KBan 16 512 4 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 8:01AM
well caught Mick
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
8 May 2007 8:33AM
Fantastic sighting and image. Ron.
Maiwand 14 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 18 63 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 9:31AM
Bet you are well pleased! nice one

peter_oak 16 1 England
8 May 2007 10:19AM
You lucky G- -,great shot Mick.

User_Removed 17 386 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 1:52PM
Wow, well done, excellent capture.
8 May 2007 3:13PM
Great capture.

Newtman 15 2 5
8 May 2007 5:13PM
This has to be your best yet, Mick.
Kim Walton 18 145 30 United Kingdom
8 May 2007 6:03PM
Never seen one of these this close---often heard them though.
User_Removed 15 16 England
9 May 2007 6:33AM
Great capture, Mick. Aren't they so well camoflouged? You caught the' stealth mode' well
SueWB 14 England
11 May 2007 7:19PM
Fabulous image - hard to capture, this one is super
Rayner 17 England
17 May 2007 2:23PM
great capture,excellent portfolio!

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