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You Stepped out of a Cloud

These balletic birds--the great egrets--seem to have come from a mysterious and beautiful place like clouds (this egret is from Sarasota), with their improbably spindly legs in black stockings, ephemeral feathery tutu, and piercing eyes adorned with turquoise eyeshadow.

TAGS: Florida, Great Egret, United States

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Southbury, Connecticut, United States of America
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© Sharon L. Wirt.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2012
Total Views: 27
Filed Under: Altered Images
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2014, 4:31 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T2i
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/800
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO1000
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PHOTO LOCATION Sarasota, Florida, United States of America