Monday, May 3, 2010

Wexford Sights (XII)


The joys of a powerful zoom lens: a grey heron waits for his dinner to swim by, photographed as my partner and I walked along the towpath by the River Barrow at Graiguenamanagh in County Kilkenny. (The crude red squares on the top photo show the distance involved.) The heron is rather like the following filmmaker, catching his images:

2 comments:

Sean Jeating said...

Ah, all those shades of green! Lovely photos, D.E.. And thanks for the (updated?) videos. Watched them last night and found them interesting.
What camera/tele let you catch the heron?

A Doubtful Egg said...

I caught only the light falling on it with my camera...