Saturday, January 18, 2014

Lake Cruiser

1/1000 sec. f/8 ISO 400

Great Blue Heron


38 comments:

eileeninmd said...

Brian, beautiful flight capture! Thank you for linking up to Saturday's Critters! Have a happy weekend!

Mary Howell Cromer said...

A sensational beautiful image, such grace captured!

Carole M. said...

amazing, and fantastic all wrapped up in one Brian

cobie en bas van Es said...

O wat is hij geweldig mooi zo zuiver.

Ana Mínguez Corella said...

Superb picture.. Cheers!!!..

Adrienne said...

The way his "feet" are pointed and perfectly aligned made me think of a diving competition for some reason - in any case, this guy would get a perfect 10!!

Montanagirl said...

Magnificent capture, Brian! Love everything about it.

Pamela Gordon said...

Wow, talk about looking prehistoric. Great photo, Brian.

Terri Buster said...

Awesome!!!

Janis said...

They look so clumsy when they take of..but once in flight so graceful.
Nice catch!

Amy Burzese said...

Awesome.

Tanya Breese said...

aero-dynamic! awesome shot!!

TexWisGirl said...

he's just GORGEOUS! spot-on focus!

Beth said...

Wonderful shot!

Gail Dixon said...

A perfect flight shot. Incredibly beautiful. These are not easy to capture. At. All. :)

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

What a beautiful capture, Brian!

HOOTIN ANNI said...

Beautiful...Absolutely beautiful.

DeniseinVA said...

I love the title you have chosen for this beautiful heron. Great shot Brian!

Judith @ Lavender Cottage said...

Beautiful capture. I wonder if it tiring flying with one's legs straight out behind?

HansHB said...

Awesome!

Adam Jones said...

Wonderful flight shot.

Lindsjö taxar said...

Lovely Picture, like herons.

Kerri Farley said...

My heart skips a beat.....WOW!

Wandering Wren said...

Wouldn't you love to fly like that? Wouldn't I love to be able to take photos like that!
Have a great week
Wren

Christian Weiß said...

Just incredible, a perfect photo and a cool bird.

retriever said...

Great fhlight shot, best regard from Belgium.

Nancy J said...

Wow, superb in every way. Cheers from Jean

Sally in WA said...

Beautiful capture, Brian.

Gemma Wiseman said...

Amazing spread of the wings. Dramatic flight.

Tammy@Simple Southern Happiness said...

I envy folks who have this ability to capture birds in flight. This is an amazing capture.

Karen said...

It's a beauty Brian!

Anni said...

Beautiful image Brian, as I posted yesterday when I was in Hootin' Anni's admin!!! Hope your weekend is treating you well today.

Gunilla Bäck said...

Beautiful shot!

Debbie said...

he just has beautiful form!!

i think ours are gone for winter but i am just assuming that....ya' know, if i was a bird and could fly for free!!

TheChieftess said...

Beautiful capture!!!

Faye said...

Really admire all your style, Brian--everything is just drilled down to the bird, the water, the motion and light. Essential bird!

edenhills said...

I am always amazed at the great shots you get! This is wonderful.

barbara l. hale said...

You take the best photos of herons. I still think they are coffee table book worthy.