The hunter

Posted by
Harry (Apex, NC, United States) on 7 April 2019 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

I watched this heron scoop up and swallow a couple of tiny morsels - minnows or tadpoles - but nothing big enough to register on the camera.

FUJIFILM FinePix XP90 XP91 XP95 1/250 second F/8.0 ISO 100 25 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Nice composition in a sweet bw process

7 Apr 2019 5:25am

Anne from France

Jolie prise.

7 Apr 2019 6:43am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle prise

7 Apr 2019 7:05am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

Beautiful composition !

7 Apr 2019 7:23am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Really good shot.

7 Apr 2019 7:26am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Lovely B & W shot, well processed.

7 Apr 2019 7:40am

Roland from gerpinnes, Belgium

Jolie prise!

7 Apr 2019 8:17am

Martine Girard from brest, France

Jolie prise de ce héron.

7 Apr 2019 9:30am

kerrfoa from Rennes, France

Très bon plan photographique de ce volatile

7 Apr 2019 9:51am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

beautiful back light shot

7 Apr 2019 11:21am

Devi from Chennai, India

wonderful shot of this bird !!!! Will make a fantastic sketch :))

7 Apr 2019 11:23am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Magnificent in b/w.

7 Apr 2019 11:24am

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal

Wonderful composition!

7 Apr 2019 3:46pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Dans la belle lumière son corpset bes ce découpe quel héron et image superbe

7 Apr 2019 4:29pm

Don from United States

The bird is well named. His long reach would help him be successful.

7 Apr 2019 8:02pm

Darkelf Photography from Perth, Australia

Excellent contrast and really well seen. Heron has that great hunting pose of anticipation.

8 Apr 2019 2:05am

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

love this

it would be beautiful framed and hanging

9 Apr 2019 2:01am

Elizabeth Buckalew from Flagstaff, United States

This is a gorgeous image - textbook for B&W I believe!

9 Apr 2019 3:28am

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !

9 Apr 2019 9:15am