Tag Archives: wading birds

08.11.2019 New lens

I’ve been wanting something with a bit more reach for shooting animals.  My 70-200 is often enough for obliging frogs and turtles that allow approach and the 180 macro works well for smalls like red efts.  But birds, even large … Continue reading

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09.14.2013 A few minutes at Poor Farm Swamp

I went to the swamp again this am because I needed to get home and do some yard work so took the short ride.  It was a pleasant morning and only a few folks came by.  My first subject was … Continue reading

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07.28.2013 The Green Heron Strikes Again

Actually it is just sitting there waiting for something to strike at…it did not.  I have a total of 3 Green Heron images.  This post now spends my supply, but I caused some interweb virtual pain with a certain bloggie … Continue reading

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07.14.2013 Back to Poor Farm Swamp

It’s close to home and, if nothing else, the rail trail that passes through provides a good walk with the kit on my back.  I think it will be unavailable though soon enough.  The trail is going to be repaved.  … Continue reading

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