Tag Archives: Ardea herodias
05.22.2023 An Unhappy Frog, a Happy Heron, and Where have I been?
A few weeks ago I got offered a one photographer show at a local gallery a few miles from here. I really didn’t have anything prepped so have been spending most of the last month printing and framing a bunch … Continue reading
11.24.2022 Happy Thanksgiving!
I don’t really have a turkey image to share today (although I do have many turkey of an image candidates), but this heron was a bit of one for staying around long enough to have frosted wings on this day. … Continue reading
11.23.2022 Wordless Wednesday-Photobombed!
07.10.2022 Prey Manipulation in Great Blue Herons
Sounds pretty scientific, huh? I’m no scientist but did read a little bit about what is going on in this image. This is the same heron I posted images of from a month ago. It caught this fish, a catfish … Continue reading
06.14.2022 You should have seen the one that got away.
It was this big…
06.12.2022 Bwaa haa haa haa
So dutifully looking for frogs yesterday late afternoon, several folks told me as I walked along the rail trail at Poor Farm Swamp that there was a heron ahead. Sure enough, right at the second pond was this youngster standing … Continue reading
05.06.2022 A few minutes of GBH fun
I set out again to shoot some turtles and maybe a frog or two and did so cannot do a fourth “You don’t always” post. No complaint about that. And I usually like to keep my subjects varied over time … Continue reading
05.04.2022 You don’t always get what you want-3
I’m on a roll here. Sunday afternoon I walked the rail trail hoping to photograph turtles. I just saw a couple but they were swimming at a distance so just happy to see them. But, as shown the last few … Continue reading
04.10.2022 Silent Sunday…so to speak
This morning I visited a beaver pond on some private property. I’ve done some window treatment work for the owners and was invited to visit the pond whenever I wished and as early a I wished. Today was my first … Continue reading
08.02.2021 A quiet Sunday morning
Sunday was another cloudless beginning to the day. Not a good sign for sunrise photography and as I drove looking for something to catch my eye nothing did. So it goes sometimes. Still a lovely start to the day with … Continue reading