This was taken a week ago, but we were staying 6 feet away.
I gotta say. Taking pictures of birds and flowers… it’s drivin’ me nuts.
Hats off to landscape photographers. It’s incredibly difficult to capture the actual beauty of this watery scene.
I have been reliably informed that the Anhinga stands with its wings open to dry in the sunlight as they lack the natural oils in their feathers that other aquatic birds do. This one stood in this single pose much longer than my patience for it to move. I got about 10 of the same shot before giving up…