Jim Snarski


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Preening

The Great Blue Heron, or GBH as we fondly refer to it as around here, is one of my favorite subjects. I may have mentioned before it is North America's largest heron standing 4 and a half feet tall with a 6 and a half foot wingspan. This is the first time I've ever observed its preening behavior. What is a routine for it is a picture of beauty and grace to me.

Bodega Bay, Nikon D7100, Nikkor AF VR 80-400 Zoom lens.

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Thank you,
Jim Snarski
Baja Oregon