Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron - This is a photo-painting of the great blue heron wading out as he is searching for food along the shallows with a colorful sky enhancing the scene in this vertical format. The great blue herons are tallest of the herons and can be very stoic as they wade out into shallow water to hunt for fish many times standing still for long periods of time. Many years ago we hired a private guide to take us out to see the rookery off the coast when our bird expert told us that where ever heron build their nest other birds will follow. The reason so many birds want their nest near the blue heron is they are notorious for chasing off predators, he said he had seen a heron run off coyotes and bob cats before. So not only is there safety in numbers there is protections from predators. All work orginal. Photo © copyright by Bee Creek Photography - Tod Grubbs / Cynthia Hestand.

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The fine art prints are created on 100% cotton rag fine art paper.  It is an archival heavyweight (308gsm) with a smooth surface delivering true colors and rich detail.  It's archival lifespan is 100+ years. Once ordered, prints are usually at your front door within 5-6 business days.

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