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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 18 December 2019 in Animal & Insect.

An egret at Hagerman Wildlife Refuge caught his dinner. He put his head under and came up with a wiggling fish. It was still wiggling as it went down his long neck.

NIKON D5500 1/4000 second F/18.0 ISO 4000 450 mm (35mm equiv.)

Devi from Chennai, India

Aw!! What a catch..yours as well as the egret's :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))Lovely image :)))

18 Dec 2019 5:44am

By Marie from Entre By Marie et Montagnes, France

Nice capture for you as well as for this egret

18 Dec 2019 5:57am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Avec une prise en prime

18 Dec 2019 7:41am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle ta photo !

18 Dec 2019 8:52am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

bien nourri

18 Dec 2019 9:49am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

Great capture of the Egret with his lunch.

18 Dec 2019 9:59am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

well I guess you can't get a fresher dinner than that :) Well caught

18 Dec 2019 11:07am

JPA from Paris, France

bel oiseau gourmand! amts

18 Dec 2019 12:34pm

Rose from United States

Nice catch!! Both you and the egret!

18 Dec 2019 2:26pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Love this one.

18 Dec 2019 2:58pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Excellent and well timed.

18 Dec 2019 3:00pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Avec la nourriture dans le bec quel captage superbe
Belle soirée

18 Dec 2019 3:52pm

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Perfect catch, definitly for ecveryone.

18 Dec 2019 5:39pm

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

His dinner is on his way to the stomach.

18 Dec 2019 6:53pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

They are such good hunters. A superb capture of the action.

18 Dec 2019 7:01pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great capture of this egret with its prize in its mouth!! The plumage is so pristine!

18 Dec 2019 7:20pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful capture !

18 Dec 2019 8:09pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

oh, my, your timing was impeccable

love the minimalist result

18 Dec 2019 9:04pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

A M A Z I N G !!!!

18 Dec 2019 10:46pm

Gary from Gwynedd, United Kingdom

Nice work, good timing

18 Dec 2019 11:35pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

They are such magnificent and elegant birds. I love watching them. A fabulous image.

19 Dec 2019 12:21am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

nice catch - I'm talking about the bird too

19 Dec 2019 1:08am

Jerry from Aberdeen, United States

Beautiful photo, really nice capture. You have had an excellent year photography wise, simply outstanding some of your photo's especially your trip up north. Merry Christmas to you and your family

23 Dec 2019 5:21pm

1/4000 second
ISO 4000
450 mm (35mm equiv.)