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Little Egret

Egretta garzeta

Description:

Fishing in Tagus River's Estuary, with the city of Lisbon in the background.

Notes:

Garça-branca-pequena

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4 Comments

PedroNicolau
PedroNicolau 7 years ago

Sure. It's a Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM + Canon 600D.
For bugs and other small things I use a 70-300mm, but I don't really have a real macro.

Ursula Fricke
Ursula Fricke 7 years ago

I concur, the series is lovely. May I ask what kind of lens you use?

PedroNicolau
PedroNicolau 7 years ago

Thank you, Mona. It's too bad it won't allow to show the shot in its full size, but it gives you an idea.

You've probably noticed the blurred sanderling (in its gorgeous summer plummage) ahead of the egret.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Very nice series.. number 3 is Awesome

PedroNicolau
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PedroNicolau

Portugal

Spotted on May 19, 2013
Submitted on May 19, 2013

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