Sunday, September 16, 2007

American Bittern in Flight




Walking along the Morrow Pond trail at French Lake this American Bittern lifted from the marsh as it heard our approach; giving us a clear view of its dark flight feathers.

2 comments:

Tony Morris said...

Great shots of what is a difficult species is photograph.

me and my camera said...

It was one of those 'point and shoot' situations when all of a sudden the bird is there and leaving; all at the same time. I appreciate your comment, thank you.