Heron - moments before takeoff

Date added:05.05.11
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Keywords: heron, bird, water, reeds, lake

This photo is of a heron moments before taking off. A lucky shot which makes a decent desktop wallpaper. Taken whilst trying out a Tamron 70-200mm lens on a Nikon D80 digital camera. In Southampton Common there are a number of ponds which attract wildlife, so it's a good location to practice photography.

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