Florida Photo Album - Part I
One from the archives - some images from a trip to Florida in April 2000. Photos scanned -
some more successfully than others - from Fuji Velvia ISO 50 slide film.
Florida2000#01
Caladesi island and Honeymoon Island off the Gulf coast near Dunedin and Clearwater - some
of the best beaches in the USA - for people and birds!
Florida2000#02
Dolphins, here in captivity, but also to be seen in the wild around the coast.
Florida2000#03
Brown Pelicans are everywhere!
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Double-crested Cormorant
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Anhinga or "Snake Bird"
Florida has to be one of the best places for close encounters with a variety of herons and egrets.
Florida2000#08
Great Blue Heron (GBH!) taken with a standard lens, feet up on the balcony!
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Little Blue Heron
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Snowy Egret
Florida2000#12
White Ibis
A Yellow-crowned Night Heron goes "crabbing".
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Oops! The one that got away!
A Tricolored Heron prefers the prawn cocktail.
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But the Great Egret has definitely bitten off more than it can chew!
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Most of the herons and egrets are more serene and sedate, but the Reddish Egret has a wild look
in its eye, as it gets ready to go off on a fishing frenzy!
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... and still at it as the sun goes down!
Florida2000#22
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