A great blue heron caught in the morning light in search of breakfast. The forest behind him were still in dark shadow and reflecting in the pond, surrounded the bird in a deep black pool.
ronpittsgreat blue heronpondwaterreflectionmorningnaturebirdswildlifephotographfeathersfishing
From 1. PITTS GALLERY
ronpittspainted turtlegnatsswats upphotographgreenChrysemys pictareptilesfunny
Thousands of snow geese blasting off the railroad pond in Bosque del Apache Wildlife Refuge.
ronpittswildrushbosque del apachewildliferefugesandhill cranespondflockthousandsbirdssunrisenew mexico
Panning along with a mallard gliding across the still waters of the pond. A slow exposure was used to create a beautiful wash of spring colours.
LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT
A pair of wood ducks spending some quiet morning time together on the pond. This woodpeckered log is a favourite resting place for the couple.
ronpittsapple of his eyebeautifulnaturephotographyphotographimageswildlifeanimalsgreengreymalefemalewood duckwood duckslogwaterpondreflection
Newborn mallard ducklings on their first day on the pond. Mother mallard was leading them around to feed when a few of them seemed to notice me in the blind. It had just stopped rsaing and a slight mist was rising off the cool waters.
ronpittsducking ducklingsbeautifulnaturephotographyphotographimageswildlifeanimalswaterfowlducklingducklingswaterpondgreengoldgolden hoursunsetspring
Mother mallard with her newborn ducklings on their first day on the pond.
ronpittsducking ducklingsbeautifulnaturephotographyphotographimageswildlifeanimalswaterfowlducklingducklingswaterpondgreengoldgolden hoursunset