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This is a Snowy Egret (black beak, black legs, yellow feet) who got in a fight with the bird flying away at this point. I had noticed his impressive topknot earlier, but didn’t know what was going on.
The picture below is earlier in the battle…
Angel’s Trumpet (Brugmansia). I processed this version to bring out more detail in the flower. For not quite so soft an effect I applied some treatments with Topaz Glow. This is my new go-to tool for bringing out the edges and details in flowers. This was photographed on a light box.
We have two Angel’s Trumpet, or Brugmansia, plants in our yard in Rockport and one of them is still blooming. This photograph was taken using my new light box. Usually I take flower pictures without picking them, but I’m now trying this method of lighting flowers.