Blue Cranes are shy of humans by nature. But once they get to know you they allow a close up.
Canola and blue cranes
National Bird of South Africa and my favourite.
cattle, sacred ibis and blue cranes
…. between Bredasdorp and Arniston in South Africa.
(left: Pelicans, right: Blue Cranes. In the middle a power station)
a Spurwinged Goose which in fact officially is classified as a perched duck…