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Great Blue Heron and Florida Gar
23-FEB-2012 Lejun

Great Blue Heron and Florida Gar

Copyright Lewis Scharpf

Ardea Herodias
Mature Adult
Has just stabbed a Florida Gar (lepisosteus platyrhincus)
Long Pine Key
Everglades National Park
Florida

Nikon D300S ,AF-S VR II NIKKOR 300mm f/2.8G IF-ED
1/500s f/7.1 at 600.0mm iso200 with Nikon TC-20E III Teleconverter 2.0x full exif

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Ann Pettigrew30-Mar-2012 02:02
Wow! Terrific timing, Lewis. Those herons are deadly hunters, aren't they?