Great Blue Heron Channeling the Maestro

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Great blue heron conducting the orchestra.


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: Dry prompt. (The only dry thing about this photo is my sense of humor!)

Thanks again to Sue for her Word A Week: Figure challenge. (The maestro cuts a dashing figure, no?)

Thanks to Michelle for her Weekly Pet Challenge.


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 February 5, 2014, in A Word A Week Photo Challenge, ardea herodias, Art, Birds, Great Blue Heron, Humor, Michelle's Weekly Pet Challenge, Nature, Photography, postaday, Weekly Travel Themes, Wild Bird Wednesday, Wildlife Photography, Wordless Wednesday and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 18 Comments.

  1. LOVE it! Great shot and your caption made me laugh! 😀

  2. You crack me up. Great shot.

  3. Lovely photo, Babsje. Thanks for the entry 🙂

  4. It does look like its gathering the orchestra – or directing traffic!

    Cheers – Stewart M – Melbourne

    • Hi Stewart – aha, I handn’t thought of directing traffic, but now that you mention it, that could be another interpretation. Thanks for visiting and commenting once again!

  5. HI B Yes, I can hear the violins!! great shot and caption.

  6. Perfect title! Terrific GBH shot is a great setting!

  7. Pleased to see heron channeling again! 🙂

  8. This is Beautiful!!!! 🙂 🙂

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