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White-faced Heron

White-faced Heron

A white-faced heron (Ardea novaehollandiae) reflects on lunch. These birds are quite common along shorelines and in wetlands.

Find more weekend reflections at James’ Newtown Area Photo.

For more black and white images check out Dragonstar’s Weekend in Black and White.


  1. Sylvia Kirkwood

    Marvelous capture! Have to wonder what he’s thinking! Have a wonderful weekend, Paul!


  2. Dragonstar

    Herons are fine-looking birds. Love the way you caught those ripples!

  3. Karen

    Excellent shot, and a fascinating bird.

  4. t. becque

    Excellent framing here!

  5. Laura Hegfield

    LOVE this!

  6. Boonie

    “reflects on lunch”…. – something that mirrors his appetite no doubt.
    Nice photo. Fun post. Thanks.

    All the best, Boonie

  7. 'Tsuki

    Beautiful shot here ; this bird looks so majestic…

  8. Quasi Serendipita

    Beautiful reflection shot!

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