Thursday, January 13, 2011

Feathered against the cold.


Look how this "Great Egret" fluffs against
the cold. Great doesn't necessarily
mean Slick Dresser.

In cold weather like this all of the birds
are laying low and braced against
the cold and drizzling rain.

6 comments:

Sunny said...

Great shot. He looks like he's doing a bit of a balancing act!
☼ Sunny

Sandra said...

i have seen them fluffed up twice their size, one time i saw one that the wind was blowing at it looked like a turkey with a spread tail. brrrh birds, great catch

♥ helen said...

You are at the right place at the right time to get all these beautiful bird photos.

dot said...

Thanks for the picture. It's posted on the sign blog.

Brenda's Arizona said...

Wow, never saw an egret fluff up like this! Must be the cold weather... something we fail to experience out here! Great GREAT photos!

MedaM said...

What an interesting perspective! Wonderful photos again!