White Ibis

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White Ibis in a Lagoon – Getting Down & Dirty for the Low Angle Photo

2017-04-15T05:16:27+00:00 April 15th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Pinellas County, White Ibises|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

I was able to take a nice series of low angle images of this White Ibis in the blue lagoon by staying still as it hunted for food with my lens about an inch or two above the water.

White Ibis and the reflections from mangroves

2016-12-07T12:09:04+00:00 August 23rd, 2014|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, White Ibises|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These two White Ibis images were taken 19 frames apart and the color of the water changed dramatically as the ibis and I moved north

Adult and juvenile White Ibis

2016-12-07T12:11:17+00:00 May 20th, 2013|Categories: Birds, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Pinellas County, White Ibises|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

White Ibis can be strange looking birds to people who have never seen them before, they have soft, sky blue eyes, skinny legs, long necks and a bill that could be compared to Jimmy Durante's nose.