Great Blue Heron in Summer to Brighten a Winter Day

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Great blue heron preening.


Thanks to Wordless Wednesday for the Wordless Wednesday challenge.

Thanks once again to Stewart Monckton for the Wild Bird Wednesday prompt.

Thanks to Ailsa for her Where’s My Backpack: Wood challenge.

Thanks to Sue for her A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Undulate prompt.


A selection of my heron and flower photos is now available at the Five Crows Gallery in Natick, MA. Drop in and see the work of the many wonderfully creative artists who show there when you’re in the area.

Five Crows is on FaceBook. To give the gallery a visit, please click here.

Remember: Walk softly and carry a long lens.™

The Tao of Feathers™

© 2014 Babsje. (

Great Blue Heron

Posted on January 29, 2014, in A Word A Week Photo Challenge, ardea herodias, Art, Great Blue Heron, Nature Photography, Photography, postaday, Weekly Travel Themes, Wild Bird Wednesday, Wildlife Photography, Wordless Wednesday and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 23 Comments.

  1. Quite the contortionist! Who needs a chiropractor when you can do that?! 😉


  2. Beyond yoga to pretzel?

  3. As usual a beautiful shot. Marvellous birds!

  4. this is a wordless comment for the wordless photo 🙂

  5. HI Victor With a flexible neck like that and a dagger like beak, no itch is out of reach!! Great shot.

  6. HIi Babsje Sorry I got your name wrong!!

  7. Always a treat to see my favorite bird!

  8. What an amazing shot. You’ve captured his color beautifully.

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