Richard Man – Photography and Calligraphy

January 11, 2009

Who Knew Egrets Have Yellow Feet…

Filed under: photography — Tags: , , , — richard @ 3:49 am

One thing about working at a home office is that unless I make a point of leaving the house, often I won’t have to leave the house. I was getting s bit stir crazy today so I took the bicycle to the Bayland with 2 cameras in the backpack. For about 30 minutes, I was just meditating under the warm Sun and watching an egret feeding:

Until then, I didn’t know this type of (smaller) egret has yellow feet (read more behind the …more… tag):

// EDIT: I have been told that the smaller egret is a Snowy Egret and the larger one is a Great Egret

Of course I didn’t know there are two types of egrets at the Bayland either, but clearly there are.

Here’s one of the catch:

Nom nom nom….


1 Comment »

  1. Isn’t he just smashing? Nice shots!

    Comment by Kurt Griffith — January 12, 2009 @ 4:48 am

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