Monday, October 18, 2010

Peaceful, then escape

This Great White Egret (Ardea alba) was slowly walking around a small pond behind the Eagan Community Center but when I made too much noise, he flew away!



17 comments:

  1. je suis d'accord avec Nerfetiti

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  2. Maybe he will fly south to Costa Rica for the winter.

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  3. hi leif!
    cute reflection of the egret,
    beautiful!
    too bad, it's camera shy. ^0^

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  4. You got a couple of beautiful shots there!

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  5. Oh my goodness! What a great find!

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  6. Walk softly, Leif! The reflection is a great part of the photo.

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  7. Great shot! It's so hard to catch them.

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  8. Maybe he will fly to Ras Al Khor and will enjoy the 'winter' here in UAE hahaha!

    You got nice reflection on the first image.

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  9. like poetry.

    amazing pictures indeed. a good tuesday for you all.

    daily athens

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  10. Very nice. I think he is flying to my place in Fort Myers now that it is getting cold up north.

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  11. WOW, Superb! Mit den Bildern bist Du Champion of the week bei mir. Toll gemacht Leif!
    Herzliche Grüsse ais Berlin:-)

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  12. That is a beautiful bird and a great capture of it! I also loved the walking bridge shot from yesterday.

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  13. Wonderful bird and capture!

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  14. Maybe you made noise, but you got two great photos!

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  15. Awesome egret pics, Leif - nicely done!

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