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Roosting Time (16)
shabsslg Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 107 W: 0 N: 127] (913)
A gray heron carrying a dry & leafless twig in its bill in-flight. Probably it's trying to roost.

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PS : ISO 500 is the most I can go with jpeg format. To use higher sensitivies I should better start using RAW.

Altered Image #2

shabsslg Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 107 W: 0 N: 127] (913)
color, exposure
Edited by:tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)

Adjusted color, lightened

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shabsslg Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 107 W: 0 N: 127] (913)
Adjustment
Edited by:samiran88 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 834 W: 85 N: 1657] (10271)

adjust the brightness and contrast