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Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)

The bird was still hunting when I left - one of the nice things about a long lens is that you don't disturb the wildlife as much.


Altitude: 79m (259 feet)
Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Sunday, August 23rd, 2015 at 7:14 AM
Exposure: 1/50 sec at f3.5
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 400mm f2.8G ED VR AF-S NIKKOR
Location:
Classical Garden Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Nara In AClump Of Maidenhair Fern Claira Got The Umbrealla Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Eight Spotted Skimmer On Hand Rail Nara Climbing Tree Fall Colours With GBH Grape Hyacinth Orb Weaver On Web Arch In Back Yard Classical Garden Nara At Water Park Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Nara In AClump Of Maidenhair Fern Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree Grape Hyacinth Sitting Under Cherry Blossoms Satyr Anglewing On Chewed Leaf Yellow Iris With Ants Pink Spheres Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park View Down Oak Street Burrard Street Bridge in Snow Look No Chain At Crab Park Sitting Under Cherry Blossoms Art On The Beach Bad Crowd English Bay Yellow Iris With Ants Pink Spheres Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Burrard Street Bridge in Snow Bumps on a Rail Whiskey Cove, Belcarra Look No Chain At Crab Park Sitting Under Cherry Blossoms David At Top Art On The Beach Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Left Side of Cove Panoramic Sea Lions on the Rocks Bumps on a Rail Lost Lake At Ladner Whiskey Cove, Belcarra Classical Garden Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Nara In AClump Of Maidenhair Fern Claira Got The Umbrealla Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Eight Spotted Skimmer On Hand Rail Nara Climbing Tree Fall Colours With GBH Orb Weaver On Web Blues And Purples Mixed Large Enough To Play Football Classical Garden Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Nara In AClump Of Maidenhair Fern Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree No Lawn Front Yard Blues And Purples Mixed Claira At The Top Of The Slide Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park View Down Oak Street Burrard Street Bridge in Snow David and Eric on Large Pump House Art On The Beach English Bay David And Lost Lagoon Blues and Purples First Beach 2004 Sunset Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Burrard Street Bridge in Snow Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Sea Lions on the Rocks Sandheads Lighthouse David and Eric on Large Pump House Art On The Beach English Bay David And Lost Lagoon Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Pink Spheres Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Burrard Street Bridge in Snow Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Left Side of Cove Panoramic Sea Lions on the Rocks Bumps on a Rail Lost Lake Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Left Side of Cove Panoramic Sea Lions on the Rocks View From Second Chief Petgill Lake Bumps on a Rail Lost Lake Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree Fall Colours With GBH Orb Weaver On Web Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree Fall Colours With GBH Orb Weaver On Web Blues And Purples Mixed Classical Garden Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree Fall Colours With GBH Orb Weaver On Web Blues And Purples Mixed Classical Garden Flowers Opening To Sphere Chickadee Looking For Sunflower Seeds Blue Christmas Tree In Pond Nara Climbing Tree No Lawn Front Yard Orb Weaver On Web Fern With A Slight Twist Blues And Purples Mixed Short Fountain Of Drops Caspian Tern Looking For Fish Northern Harrier With Feather At The Beach At Sunset Common Merganser Juvenile With Crab Iona Spit At Sunset Red Wing Blackbird In Red Elderberry Common Yellowthroat Female Annas On Blackberry Cotton Wood And Brown Eyed Susan At Sunset Immature Female Tree Swallow Tree Swallows Mating Train Down The Slide Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Claira Biking With Her Tongue Out David and Eric on Large Pump House Caspian Tern Looking For Fish At The Beach At Sunset Common Merganser Juvenile With Crab Red Wing Blackbird In Red Elderberry Female Annas On Blackberry Two Osprey And A Bald Eagle North Arm Of Fraser Tugboat And Barge Yellow Headed Blackbird Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Sea Lions on the Rocks Sandheads Lighthouse At Ladner Sitting Under Cherry Blossoms David and Eric on Large Pump House Richmond Night Market Down Temple Steps Crocuses Growing In The Field Wetlands From Tower Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Pink Spheres Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR Left Side of Cove Panoramic Sea Lions on the Rocks Bumps on a Rail Lost Lake At Ladner Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR On Approach To Mudge Stephen And His Sunset Big Windows View From Mount Norman Left Side of Cove Panoramic Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants On Approach To Mudge Big Windows Castle With Irises Left Side of Cove Panoramic Reflecting Pond Retreat Island Sunset Four Otters Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge Castle With Irises Reflecting Pond Four Otters Ferry Terminal View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Tarn In Front Of Anniversary Glacier Mark And Mike At Summit Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Waiting For Lifts To Open Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Rock Margin Front of Condo Fence at Rathtrevor Jaques and Charles Kayaking Yellow Headed Blackbird Smoke From Forest Fire Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Front of Condo Immature Bog Cranberry Numa Falls (Veiled) Athabasca Falls Closer Salt Flats With Hills Mount Robson In Fog Yellow Headed Blackbird Yellow Iris With Ants Downtown Vancouver From Stanley Park Left Side of Cove Panoramic View From Second Chief Petgill Lake Bumps on a Rail Lost Lake Dive Site Right Starvation Lake Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants Sea Terminal,  South Terminal,  Main Terminal Of YVR On Approach To Mudge Stephen And His Sunset Big Windows View From Mount Norman Castle With Irises Left Side of Cove Panoramic Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants On Approach To Mudge Big Windows Castle With Irises Left Side of Cove Panoramic Reflecting Pond Retreat Island Sunset Four Otters Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge Castle With Irises Reflecting Pond Four Otters Ferry Terminal View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Tarn In Front Of Anniversary Glacier Mark And Mike At Summit Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Waiting For Lifts To Open Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Rock Margin Front of Condo Fence at Rathtrevor Jaques and Charles Kayaking Yellow Headed Blackbird Smoke From Forest Fire Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Front of Condo Immature Bog Cranberry Numa Falls (Veiled) Athabasca Falls Closer Salt Flats With Hills Mount Robson In Fog
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Region: North America, British Columbia, Canada
Scientific Name: species related to Ardea herodias (Great Blue Heron)
Tag: VanDusen
Larger image: 2000 x 1335
Raw image: 7360 x 4912

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