Previous Green Heron
71 of 77 from Costa Rica

Butorides virescens (Green Heron)

These birds can sometimes been seen around Vancouver (it's the Northern limit of their range), but we saw one in Costa Rica.

Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Friday, July 4th, 2008 at 11:23 AM
Exposure: 1/250 sec at f3.5
ISO: 100 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor at 200mm
(equivalent field of view of a 300mm lens on a 35mm camera)
With cropping (you see 56% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 400mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: Central America
Scientific Name: species related to Butorides virescens (Green Heron)
Tag: bird, Costa Rica
Larger image: 1999 x 1328
Raw image: 3216 x 2136

John Harvey Photo > Costa Rica > Green Heron
John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2024 to 2005 > Costa Rica > Green Heron
John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > Costa Rica > Green Heron

Leave a Comment

Some HTML allowed: <b>, <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>, but most isn't.  Text length is limited.  Comments from first time authors will be reviewed before being posted. Comments with swearing or painfully poor spelling will probably be rejected.

Last Modified Saturday, January 21st, 2023 at 23:46:38. Edit
Copyright and Contact Information.