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Matthew is a professional nature photographer living in Cleveland, Ohio. He leads a number of bird photography workshops around the U.S. For more information please visit his website: www.studebakerbirds.com.

Species Profile: The Unique Wood Duck
by Matthew Studebaker | August 31, 2007

© Matthew StudebakerA virtual chorus of camera shutters sound as I lay on a boardwalk over a marsh. Just a few feet away, nearly twenty wood ducks are feeding, bathing, and fighting. The photographers start taking off their large lenses in favor of short lenses and even wide angles. Freshly molted out of their ecli...

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