…morning light is magic…

White Morph Reddish Egret

On this recent trip to Bolivar Flats in Texas, the reddish egrets were out in force, including two white morph’s.  I was guiding Bruno from San Diego, who hadn’t seen a white morph before so it was great timing.  They danced around right in front of us and both ended up catching some very large fish and had a close encounter with a brown pelican.  More photos to come.

Taken with Canon 1DX and Canon 500mm F4 IS II with 1.4X III teleconverter mounted on Skimmer ground pod with Wimberley II gimbal head

1/1600 sec @ F10, ISO 800, evaluative metering, +1/3 exposure compensation

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1/2000 sec @ F11, ISO 800, evaluative metering, +1/3 exposure compensation

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4 responses

  1. How majestic!

    May 1, 2017 at 1:12 pm

  2. Thanks Cornell. They are lots of fun to see and photograph.

    May 2, 2017 at 6:06 am

  3. Stunning, Tim!

    May 6, 2017 at 10:27 pm

  4. Thanks Donna. Much appreciated.

    May 8, 2017 at 4:56 pm

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