Great Blue Heron

© Gilbert W. Covington

Great Blue Heron

Uploaded: March 05, 2008


Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/500 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 500.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II


March 05, 2008

Great photo! The colors and details of the feathers are wonderful! #870286

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe March 05, 2008

Excellent image, Gilbert. Great color, clarity and comp!!! Well done!!!
Denny #5597627

Gilbert W. Covington March 05, 2008

Thank you Meghan & Denny for the comments. #5597833

Tiia Vissak April 23, 2008

Congratulations! #5830272

Gilbert W. Covington April 23, 2008

Thank you very much Tiia. #5830403

Elida Gutierrez April 24, 2008

Crystal Rosse Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The March Winners" #5834594

Nadine A. Lewis level-classic April 24, 2008

AWESOME image, Gilbert...CONGRATULATONS!!! <>< #5835757

Gilbert W. Covington April 24, 2008

Thank you Tiia, Elida and Nadine for the nice comment. #5835917

JO ANN CLEVELAND April 24, 2008

CONGRATULATIONS on this fabulous win!

jo ann c. #5836726

Gilbert W. Covington April 24, 2008

Thank you Jo Ann for the nice comment. #5837053

"emmanuel ""nolax""" N. Montemar April 27, 2008

BIG CONGRATULATIONS, Gilbert!! #5850319

Gilbert W. Covington April 27, 2008

Thank you very much Nolax. #5850383

Mitzie Loland May 07, 2008

Congratulations on this great photo Gilbert!! #5893519

Gilbert W. Covington May 07, 2008

Thank you,Mitzie. #5894927

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic January 27, 2009

Beautiful capture of this beautiful bird.....Great color!! Congrats on your win! #7094375

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