Lurking in the reedbeds of East Anglia one of the most iconic species of Heron resides.
The males distinctive "Booming" call in spring is quite unmistakable.
The Bittern quietly stalks its prey of fish and is perfectly adapted to its environment.
Don't blink, or you'll lose them!!
Swarovski STX ocular with 95mm objective, Swarovski TLS APO, Nikon 1 V1 camera with Nikon FT-1 adapter.
(Taken with Swarovski ATS 80HD, Swarovski TLS APO & Canon EOS 650D)
Swarovski STX 95, TLS APO, Panasonic GX1
Swarovski STX 95, TLS APO & Panasonic GX1