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Deitz Dittrich

I call this photo- Peacock on a Dock. 8-)

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I am far from a photographer, but still love to visit this board on FM more than any other to see what you all can do with a camera. I was out fishing today and this dude, came down to the waters edge and watched me for a while. Noisy thing it is. He let me get about 20 yards away for this shot. After I put the camera away it decided it wanted to show off and went into full strut.. Ohh well.. I was fishing not taking pictures.. but I did like how these two turned out. Just using a point and shoot, I have no idea what settings.. LOL

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I kinda like how the Green Heron posed in the shot a bit on this one too... you can see we could use some rain here in the area..

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I have seen thousands of bird images and this is the first time I've ever seen these two species in the same frame. Definately scores high in the uniquely cool category!

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Man oh man DD. That is a sight to see! Give up that fishing gig and start touring the world for never before captured images! You've got a great start!

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