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Egret and Friend

I took these early in the morning and I was on the wrong side of the light unfortunately. But look who zipped into the frame! A hummingbird.

I played with the exposure here to try to bring out the details of the egret.

I left this one in silhouette so you could see them both perched like a couple of pals gazing in the same direction.

23 replies to “Egret and Friend

    1. Hi Jason, I’m a novice. I know how to use the photos app on my iphone and CropSize for editing. I primarily use those two. I also like Snapseed and sometimes Hipstamatic. Do you have a favorite photo editor?

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      1. Thank you for the tip! I think this is the app my friend Chris was recommending. I need to make time to take a look. Thanks again!

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  1. Nice work with these, Sandra. It’s frustrating when the light is in the wrong place and we can’t move to capture it. You have quite the bird life there. Have a great Sunday.

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    1. Good morning Chris! Yes, it is frustrating when the light is off and you can picture a beautiful shot in your head but it doesn’t come through. I am just now realizing how diverse our bird population is out here. It’s fun discovering new varieties. I hope you’re doing well!

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  2. This is really something else!
    Wish we in the all of the different of the human race could just hang out so peacefully like these two!
    I love what you captured… it’s not all about the lighting at times… sometimes it’s about the moment and where and how you felt when you captured it.

    Have a blessed week!

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