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Kyoto's city centre wildlife: Grey Heron

Posted by
Stu (From Scotland | Working in Kyoto, Japan) on 2 September 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Canon EOS 50D 1/2 second F/8.0 ISO 100 260 mm

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CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Another stunner....packing my bags now!

2 Sep 2010 5:22am

k@ from Paris, France

Realy strong in those superb colors : your lens/brush found superb grey lights. Superb.

2 Sep 2010 5:27am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

These images are just stunning. This is just gorgeous. The movement of the water, the light over the heron and all the fine details in the feathers. They must stand really still for a long time.

2 Sep 2010 5:41am

rem_la from Villiers, France

magnifique !

2 Sep 2010 5:51am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

well done !

2 Sep 2010 6:11am

Pierre from Belgium

Superbe image de ce Héron. Vraiment.

2 Sep 2010 9:07am

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

no failure any more :) SUPER !

2 Sep 2010 1:09pm

Alexey from Nikopol, Ukraine

strong details! Looks like this Heron wasn't too quickly if you managed to shot him with 1/2 second exposure.

2 Sep 2010 1:10pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Simply stunning!!!

2 Sep 2010 1:43pm

Punit from Wanderer, India

Nice one. Interesting that you got the Heron so sharp even at that long an exposure.. It was probably medidating..!

2 Sep 2010 3:51pm

Becky from los angeles, United States

amazing again!

2 Sep 2010 4:15pm

Cosmin from Bucharest, Romania

omg this shot is amazing, you work for national geografic or discovery ? ... congrat!

2 Sep 2010 5:41pm

Céline from New York City, United States

Gorgeous !

2 Sep 2010 5:49pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


2 Sep 2010 8:49pm

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

fantastic shot...

2 Sep 2010 11:31pm

Joan Coole from Toronto, Canada impressive!

3 Sep 2010 2:24am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

INcredible capture! The clarity and framing are outstanding!

3 Sep 2010 4:39pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

Great shot, I sure am glad you showed us the bloopers, I was beginning to suspect you were hypnotizing the birds.

8 Sep 2010 1:25am

Charlie from Bristol, United Kingdom

A real eyecatcher, congratulations.

27 Sep 2010 6:33am

Loretta from Pretoria, South Africa

Beautiful – also with the slow shutter speed!

26 Oct 2010 3:04pm