Uploaded 13-Sep-09
Taken 11-Aug-06

18 of 22 photos
Categories & Keywords

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Keywords:baton rouge, capital lake, heron, little blue heron
Photo Info

Dimensions1000 x 691
Original file size212 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken12-Aug-06 06:00
Date modified12-Aug-06 11:18
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 10D
Focal length500 mm
Max lens apertureInfinity
Exposure1/400 at f/4
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias+4294966 1/3 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Little Blue Heron Juvenile

Little Blue Heron Juvenile

In one of birding's many striking transformations, little blues are born naked, turn white like this, and then become piebald (patches of blue gray and white) before turning the steel blue gray of adulthood.