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Flying Mallard


Posted by Dan Kearl on Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:54 am

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Female, The ultimate common duck but I still 
enjoy taking flight photos of them.
D500, 1/1600, 300mm, f4, iso1250

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by Gene Gwin on Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:53 am
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Dan, Click on image to see extraordinary detail. Well Done.
 

by Ron Day on Thu Apr 11, 2019 2:34 pm
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Stunning detail on this lovely lady, Dan. I love the topside view and the hint of habitat in the background. Superb.
 

by Carol Clarke on Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:15 pm
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I think the female mallard has a beauty all her own, even if they are the most common duck around - it still doesn't make it easy to get such a superb shot as this one, Dan!

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by peter makuch on Thu Apr 11, 2019 4:57 pm
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you nailed the shot and the details are, awesome, a beauty.
 

by leigha on Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:20 pm
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Checks all the boxes, Dan. Nice one.
 

by Jim_B on Thu Apr 11, 2019 5:32 pm
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Very nice image, perfect flight pose with a gorgeous BG
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by himadri roy on Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:34 am
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Superb top side view with great detail.
 

by Moby Dick on Fri Apr 12, 2019 11:47 am
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Nice one Dan.  Excellent wing position and composition.
 

by Karl Egressy on Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:09 pm
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Nice pose showing the back pattern, Dan.
 

by Mako_Elite on Sat Apr 13, 2019 12:47 am
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Superb shot Dan! Nothing wrong with Mallards, really nice female in flight.

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