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Posted by robateau on Mon Jan 01, 2018 8:32 pm

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D500, 200-500mm + TC14III, ISO 800, 1/2000 sec., f8 @ 550mm. Thanks for looking. The dark OOF spots at the top are onlooking ducks.  :)

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by Mike Umscheid on Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:44 pm
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Really looks great full-res. Really like that downstroke wing position. Well-captured!
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by RLK on Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:51 pm
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Very nice flight image, especially when clicked on. Great detain and pose. I see a hint of rusty color in his cheek/neck area and wonder if there might be a Eurasian wigeon back in his pedigree.
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by Ron Day on Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:11 pm
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Great detail and flight pose, and the trailing water droplets finish off the shot beautifully.
 

by KK Hui on Mon Jan 01, 2018 10:54 pm
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Excellent inflight, Hugh!
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by Mako_Elite on Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:50 pm
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Really nice details...must see larger. Great light on this bird.

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by ANIT MITRA on Tue Jan 02, 2018 3:09 am
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Lovely bif shot..
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by himadri roy on Tue Jan 02, 2018 5:38 am
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Great flight shot with fabulous detail.
 

by Karl Egressy on Tue Jan 02, 2018 8:57 am
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I opened it last nigh but never managed to comment as one of my cats decided to sit in front of the monitor.
Beautiful image of a handsome drake.
 

by E.J. Peiker on Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:25 pm
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Very good flight shot. Love the water droplets.
 

by Antino_Cervigni on Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:32 pm
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Very nice flight shot and details
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:32 pm
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Beautiful flight capture, Hugh! Superb pose and detail and well worth a click to see the uncompressed version.
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by Jan Wegener on Tue Jan 02, 2018 6:36 pm
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Great flight shot Hugh!
 

by Arabinda Debnath on Wed Jan 03, 2018 9:35 am
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Fantastic image,Hugh! Love it.
 

by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Jan 03, 2018 12:21 pm
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Great angle and eye contact.
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by James Salywoda on Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:26 am
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Wow! You nailed it and congrats to editors pick
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by David Salem on Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:38 am
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Great shot of this handsome drake. Perfect wing position and nice details. Well done
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by Antino_Cervigni on Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:57 am
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A superb shot...such clarity and detail...well done!
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