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Black subjects and white subjects are the worst! Especially when your subject is opposite of your background. Dark on light or light on dark. Look!

People hate crows.

But they can look good.

And this little Snowy Egret. At least the rocks are nicely exposed, don’t cha think?

This is what a Snowy Egret actually looks like. Pretty, ain’t she!?

Oh, wait, that’s a plastic Great Egret for your yard. Hold on. I’ll find it. Here it is. Ain’t she pretty!?

And this little guy is just plain cute.

No reason for the duck. Just cause it’s my site and I wanted to put him in here.

The answer to the aforementioned... problem is a departure from the program modes in the camera.

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