Birds in nature

Challenge #19 in the Eclectic series. Hosted by Ro13.
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Your best bird shots....but they need to be in nature....no caged birds or from a zoo!
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juvenile night heron
by gdiver
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I was at the park taking pictures of ducks and egrets, I spotted this bird up in a tree. I had never seen a bird like this before. He never took his eye off me.
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Submitted: Friday, 28th May, 2010 04:58 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 23rd April, 2010
Focal length: 283 mm
Shutter speed: 1/640 sec
Aperture: F4.9
ISO: 200
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