The Closest Inspection

Nature will bear the closest inspection.

Henry David Thoreau
The Natural History Essays

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View more Egret photos here.


This week’s photo challenge is the texture of things. Thanks to Natalia and WordPress for this topic.

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

Thanks to the kind folks at Wordless Wednesday for the Wordless Wednesday 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™

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Egret, Great Egret

Posted on August 13, 2014, in Art, Audubon, Birds, Egret, Feathers, Nature, Photography, Photography challenge, Weekly Photo Challenge, Wild Bird Wednesday, Wildlife Photography, Wordless Wednesday and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 8 Comments.

  1. What a beautiful look….

  2. We are so blessed to see these wonderful creatures.

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