Birding (No BIF)

Challenge #12 in the Human Awareness series. Hosted by Kokeen4231.
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This challenge is dedicated to pictures of birds not in flight. The aim is to find out who has the best stealth to capture birds when they are still. One or more birds can be present.
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Great Blue Heron - So Close I Could Almost Touch It
by swade03
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I was so close to this Heron - probably too close but it worked out without injury.Lots of amazing shots but this was the closest before it got tired of me and took flight.
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Submitted: Friday, 8th March, 2013 02:39 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 29th January, 2012
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 1600
Notes: Hand held
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