White cheeked Pintail

Posted by Carol Clarke on Tue May 07, 2019 6:12 pm

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White Cheeked Pintail/Bahama Pintail.

Found this beauty escaped and swimming happily on a nearby lake a few years ago.  The water colour is from the overhanging trees.

10D. Sigma 100-300F4 +1.4TC. ISO 400. F5.6

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by Mariol on Tue May 07, 2019 6:28 pm
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Beautiful species!!! Amazing colors.

by peter makuch on Tue May 07, 2019 6:28 pm
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the water effect looks like the stroke from a paint brush and the wonderful captured of the pintail by the same artist, a lovely image CAROL.

by Jakejacoby on Wed May 08, 2019 7:02 am
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Everything about this photo is just beautiful Carol. The duck, the coloration, and the background. Really spot on.

by cwdavis on Wed May 08, 2019 9:19 am
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Beautiful bird, but it's the wonderful color & texture of the water that makes this photo a great one!
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by Dan Kearl on Wed May 08, 2019 10:08 am
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Beautiful species, never seen one. nice water is go with.

by Moby Dick on Wed May 08, 2019 11:41 am
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Wonderful color and detail. Very painterly. Water patterns are fascinating.

by David Salem on Wed May 08, 2019 3:11 pm
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A Beautiful and colorful capture Carol!! Love that green background too. Love to see one of these beauties one day. Well done

by Ron Day on Wed May 08, 2019 4:07 pm
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The emerald green background sets off this lovely pintail beautifully, Carol. This is an amazing species with great color and markings. Great shot.

by Karl Egressy on Wed May 08, 2019 6:18 pm
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Very handsome Duck you fond and captured so nicely..
I have a couple of shots of this species from Galapagos Islands, but the quality is not the best as I was just getting into bird photography back then.

by david fletcher on Thu May 09, 2019 12:34 pm
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Superb rich colours Carol. good find! Glad you ID'd that duck...
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by Jan Wegener on Fri May 10, 2019 3:18 am
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lovely shot Carol!

by clement on Tue May 14, 2019 12:57 am
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What a beautiful picture of a beautiful duck

by byuboy54 on Wed Jun 10, 2020 6:42 am
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