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Great Blue Heron by Fail-Avenger Great Blue Heron by Fail-Avenger
Majestic yet shy, this heron is one of the more elusive hunters in the flagler beach nature preserves.

F 7.1
Speed 1/320
ISO 400
-.7 exposure
Length 200 mm
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:iconloki7z:
Loki7z Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Very nice!
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angelasfineart Featured By Owner Oct 14, 2014
Hi, this is an amazing heron shot. Thanks for sharing. I would like to ask your permission to use it as a source photo for an oil painting.  I can give you the link to my website if you would like to see my work.
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Oct 17, 2014   Photographer
Thank you! You certainly can, as long as you credit/link back to my original, if you post it online. I'd love to see your work!
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angelasfineart Featured By Owner Oct 29, 2014
Thank you very much!

check out my website at www.angelasfineart.ca for finished paintings and there's some work in progress shots of my painting of your photo on my facebook page: www.facebook.com/AngelasFineAr…
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grandmallie Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013
would love to use this photo for a phone case, I am a huge super fan of Heron's and want something that will show there beautiful coloring and markings, this is spot on.. would love permission to use this,dont know what kind of format is needed though..
very much appreciated
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Dec 31, 2013   Photographer
Phone cases eh? Too bad deviantart doesn't sell those as part of their store, or I'd make this photo available for one :) If you can find a way to put it on a phone case I don't mind if you use it.
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grandmallie Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2014
thanks your a peach.. will see what I can do :}
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:iconazharmd:
azharmd Featured By Owner Dec 24, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
woow, this is super cool man
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Dec 26, 2013   Photographer
thanks :)
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briannaemily8 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hi there! My name is Brianna and I am very interested in drawing this photo because I have a friend who loves Great Herons and your photo is the best one I could find! May I please have your permission to do so?
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2013   Photographer
Thank you for asking and of course you can draw the photo! If you can, I'd like to see your version once it's done :)
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:iconbriannaemily8:
briannaemily8 Featured By Owner Oct 20, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Yes! Once I do finish it you can see it! :)
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2013   Photographer
awesome! :D
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:iconrojoco:
rojoco Featured By Owner Aug 30, 2013   Photographer
This is stunning! Well done!
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Oct 8, 2013   Photographer
Thank you!
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:iconrae-77:
Rae-77 Featured By Owner Aug 2, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wow wow i love herons *__*
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2013   Photographer
I know! They're so fascinating to watch :D thanks for the comment
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:iconrae-77:
Rae-77 Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
no problem^^
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:icontheflyingmew:
theflyingmew Featured By Owner Jul 6, 2013
OMG. Amazing picture, Also awesome detail and focus on the bird itself, thanks for posting this on da
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2013   Photographer
Thanks, happy you like it so much!
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theflyingmew Featured By Owner Aug 4, 2013
:D
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Lupsiberg Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2013   General Artist
Hi, your lovely picture has been featured here lupsiberg.deviantart.com/journ...
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013   Photographer
Thank you! I'm honored to be included :)
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:iconlupsiberg:
Lupsiberg Featured By Owner Jun 12, 2013   General Artist
Great shot :clap:
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013   Photographer
Thank you! :)
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:iconlupsiberg:
Lupsiberg Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013   General Artist
My pleasure :D
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mydigitalmind Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Hello :wave: I wanted to send you a note so that you are aware that your photo has been featured as one of #Bird-Photography's and/or #Birds-Club's top submissions for the month of May. You can visit the article which also contains other beautiful bird art here: [link]
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jun 4, 2013   Photographer
Thank you for telling me! :D
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Corvidae65 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013
Wow! Fantastic capture! :clap:
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013   Photographer
thanks! :D
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Corvidae65 Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013
You're welcome :)
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LadyAliceofOz Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
:iconsomeconfettiplz: Your awesome deviation is now featured in my latest journal [link] :iconkissmote:
:please::please: do not feel the need to respond to this comment :no: ...instead, please go leave some :+fav:s on the other awesome deviations featured in my journal!! :squee:
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Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013   Photographer
cool, thanks for the feature!
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Serephiminelysium Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013
Beautiful shot :)
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2013   Photographer
thank you :D
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Serephiminelysium Featured By Owner Apr 6, 2013
Your most welcome.
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SilverVulpine Featured By Owner Mar 29, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Beautiful work! Really wonderful! :aww:
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013   Photographer
Thanks! :D
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SilverVulpine Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome. :)
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JREKAS Featured By Owner Feb 25, 2013
I love this!
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Mar 20, 2013   Photographer
Thank you!
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Robert-Eede Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013
Perfectly captured, just perfect!
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013   Photographer
Thanks for the comment. I'll have more soon, hopefully :)
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Robert-Eede Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2013
Cool, you're welcome :)
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:iconkriloner:
Kriloner Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
GREAT BIRd!!!!!
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013   Photographer
Thank you!! :D
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s-kmp Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013
:w00t: This lovely piece has been featured here :bulletred: Raw-Nature Feature 4 :bulletred: at :iconraw-nature:

Please Fave/comment on the feature and take some time to Fave/comment on the wonderful work of our other members
(hopefully they will do the same for you) :w00t:
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:iconfail-avenger:
Fail-Avenger Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013   Photographer
Thank you! :) It's an honor to be in there with the other beautiful stuff
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s-kmp Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2013
My pleasure :)
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steppeland Featured By Owner Jan 25, 2013   Photographer
Awesome capture!
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Model
SLT-A35
Shutter Speed
1/320 second
Aperture
F/7.1
Focal Length
200 mm
ISO Speed
400
Date Taken
Jan 8, 2013, 10:28:30 AM
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Adobe Photoshop Elements 10.0 Windows
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