Flapping Eider

Posted by Axel Hildebrandt on Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:39 am

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1D4, 500f4, 1.4x, 1/2000s, f/8, ISO 640, manual

Common Eider, photographed on Cape Cod a while back.

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by hawksnaturphoto on Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:09 pm
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Thanks, great shot.
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by jacques on Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:54 pm
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Great shot with the wingspan !

by david fletcher on Wed Jan 03, 2018 1:59 pm
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Happy New Year Axel  ....   superb!   up there with your best
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by Ron Day on Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:04 pm
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The wing-flapping pose is so unique, it almost makes the body appear round like a buoy. The composition, exposure, and detail are excellent. Well done!

by Carol Clarke on Wed Jan 03, 2018 5:35 pm
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All puffed up and having a flap! Beautiful pose, detail and light on this beauty, Axel. Happy New Year to you!
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by Karl Egressy on Wed Jan 03, 2018 6:07 pm
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One of your many best, Axel. happy New Year to you too.

by Mako_Elite on Wed Jan 03, 2018 11:46 pm
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Very nice wing pose with a great light.


by clement on Thu Jan 04, 2018 1:33 am
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WOW such a pretty bird and picture

by Arabinda Debnath on Thu Jan 04, 2018 11:40 am
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Superb image,Axel! Great pose,light and details.Love it.

by E.J. Peiker on Thu Jan 04, 2018 7:53 pm
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Wow look at that breast bulge - really cool shot!

by David Salem on Fri Jan 05, 2018 11:56 am
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Great looking frame of this handsome drake Axel! Exposure and details look awesome as dose the cool pose. Well done and Happy New Year to you too.
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