A big year - birds 2018

Challenge #62 in the A Big Year series. Hosted by gidgetto.
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Capture and Display your best photographs of birds throughout the year 2018. please enter the species of bird, if known. if bird is unknown Will the community leave a comment in the comments section as to the type of bird so we will be able to keep track of the birds spotted. Happy Birding.
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Sneaking up on an egret in a marsh
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Submitted: Monday, 7th May, 2018 00:20 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 30th March, 2018
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 400
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