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Patient Heron at Dusk

Gray heron Patiently fishing in a small pond in Northern Scotland. Standing completely still in the water it is able to lure fish towards it by habituating them to its presence before striking. I witnessed only a single unsuccessful strike in the 10 minutes I watched this individual but it did not seem deterred.

TAGS: Dusk, Heron, Nature, United Kingdom

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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© Rhodri phillipps.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 04.2017
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 23, 2017, 11:06 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO640
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