Peggy C's photos with the lake waters

.. all a flutter

.. all a flutter
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Added on January 14, 2011

A boat ..

A boat ..
add some people ..
sunny blue sky ..
Palm trees ..
and
a lake ..
all adds up to a day on the water !

SOOC
(random photo-op)


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Added on May 22, 2011

Doesn't bother me!

Doesn't bother me!
sit there and dry your feathers all day ..
but me, I care not to deal with humans ..
am out of here !

SOOC
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Added on February 17, 2011

Another Link in the Chain .. together ..

Another Link in the Chain ..  together ..
.. a 'tender' moment -- linked to the 'heart' shape if previous photo in group
.. Mute swan pair during mating season
.. Lake Morton - a downtown oasis

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Added on January 15, 2011

Just flying in ...

Just flying in ...
to visit the Great Blue Heron ...
just noticed that both birds have a spur-like claw on the back of one of their legs ..
on the ,GBH it is near the base of his right leg ..
will look for a shot that shows them better ..

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Added on January 17, 2011

Night lights, reflections and palm trees ..

Night lights, reflections and palm trees ..
darkness of glistening reflections from across the lake ..
contrasts with the ilumination of Palm trees ..

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Added on October 13, 2010

getting ready ---

getting ready ---
.. the invitation said 'Formal'
.. so primp
.. preen
.. fix all feathers
.. must look elegant
.. oh, it takes so much
.. time to get put together
.. can't use any gel
.. or the wind blown
.. natural look
.. will be gone
.. ah, now to look into the lakewat…
Added on May 17, 2013

- the feather glide by

- the feather glide by
no sound ..
not even a ripple in the lake ..
a tall elegant feathered ..
creature glides by..
in search of a snack ..
quietly dragging his toes ..
to stir up something below ..
all the while ..
keeping eyes peeled ..
for an anole or dragonfly ..

edited i…
Added on May  9, 2013

figment . .

figment . .
.. as the sun glistened on the water
.. diamonds appeared on the surface
.. reflections of grasses on the bank
.. yet, even though I know diamonds can't
.. float on water
.. my imagination
.. perhaps just a figment of if
.. decides that it could be possi…
Added on April 28, 2013

by lake -

by lake -
.. a fowl meeting
.. going on
.. so far, the bench hasn't been taken
.. want to join me?
.. great photo ops
.. and we can find out
.. the fowlest goings on in town !

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Added on April 27, 2013

- gone fishing

- gone fishing
.. the fisherpersons have left
.. now, shall find some snacks or even dinner
.. it's a great day to go fishing !

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Added on April  1, 2013

Sunshine heron. .

Sunshine heron. .
.. Great Blue Heron in the lake
.. watching for movement in the waters
.. time for a snack
.. but, he had fisherpersons to deal with
.. one left, but the other was still there
.. certainly those humans have been told it is the
.. Lake of The Great Blue He…
Added on April  1, 2013

Little Blue landing strip ..

Little Blue landing strip ..
- what a fascinating time to be at the lake
- spotted the Little Blue Heron on the bank
- wading .. looking for a tasty morsel or two
- when all of a sudden
- here comes a fly-in Little Blue
- they did some touch landing type of flying
- since they are i…
Added on March 22, 2013

differences ..

differences ..
.. in the old bench on the left [the gentleman brought a newspaper to sit on ]
.. the birds have really messed up those benches
.. but
.. on the right - a new bench
.. wonder how long before
.. the birds claim this as their bench, too

.. just can't teach…
Added on March 13, 2013

for rent - a home ..

for rent - a home ..
.. for an Apple Snail
.. currently not occupied
.. now is filled with sand
.. while lakewaters wash around it

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Added on March  5, 2013

Show off !

Show off !
- one in every crowd
- shy
- not this one
- feather display
- shake water off my head
- hmmm
- hope she got this shot
- don't do this for just anyone .....


Archives- taken with Canon PowerShot SX20 IS

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Added on February 25, 2013

.. all mine

.. all mine
.. size makes no difference
.. it is all a matter of priorities
.. this little 'eyes-bigger-than-stomach' guy
.. could care less if all other feathered friends are bigger than he
.. of course, the Pelicans don't care about his find
.. but, if the Swan was…
Added on January 23, 2013

GreatBlueHeron - GBH -

GreatBlueHeron - GBH -
.. Save It ..!
.. on a day like today -- "The Alphabet Site" -- 'G'
.. nothing will do
.. the 'feather-do'
.. won't
.. so, this is a Great Blue Heron
.. wind-blown style
.. elegant display
.. by a regal wader

SOOC

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Added on January 21, 2013