"Here Comes Mom"

© Rona L. Schwarz

"Here Comes Mom"

Monnie Ryan Student 11/15/2012 5:44:52 AM

Well done - I'm always amazed that those high branches can hold the weight of several big birds like this! And BTW, in a pinch, look for flowers in home stores like Home Depot and Lowe's - the ones around here always have been good about letting me take photos. #1498501

rony sagy 11/15/2012 10:56:12 AM

Wow, what an amazing "family" catch. Terrific timing, and display of "village" work.
Your hand must be so steady. Fantastic capture. #10419900

Carol L. Fowler 11/15/2012 6:13:40 PM

Great action capture- I always love rookery photos! #10420350

Ellen Hodges 11/18/2012 2:40:40 PM

Super fantastic capture with amazing subject and detail, Rona!!! #10424469

Laura E. Swan 12/2/2012 9:21:16 PM

Wow. This is fantastic! We can even see her landing gear! I bet she swooped in to give them all big hugs??

Amazing timing Rona. It's really a superb capture.

Great to be in your gallery tonight!

-Laura :D #10447707


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1/2500s @ f/5.0, ISO 640, Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8 VRII @ 280mm with 1.4X teleconverter, handheld.
Another one of my Wood Stork family from the Jacksonville Zoo Rookery. You can see that it really does "take a village"!



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