WINDBLOWN EGRET

WINNER, ANIMAL PORTRAIT

LITTLE EGRET

EGRETTA GARZETTA

A little egret (Egretta garzetta) in breeding plumage was feeding in a shallow section of Herdsman Lake on a windy day when it turned and the breeze ruffled its feathers.

Herdsman Lake, Perth, Western Australia Nikon 

D7200, Sigma 150-600mm Sport at 440mm, 1/1000, f/6.3, ISO 100, monopod 

by Jennie Stock