Ferruginous Duck or Ferruginous Pochard

Posted by Biru Mitra on Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:43 am

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This dark chocolate coloured ducks are extremely shy. Nice close shots are only possible with heavy duty telephoto lenses. They will always tend to take off when approached. But owing to their colour they are always interesting subjects for photography.

Shot with Nikon D500 + Nikon 300 mm f/4 ( Non VR ) + 1.4X TC

1 / 1600s

f / 7.1

ISO 640

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by Karl Egressy on Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:03 pm
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Nice up-wing pose and lovely background.

by Ron Day on Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:05 pm
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Biru, another great takeoff shot revealing nice habitat in the background. I like how the reflections in the water almost make it look like habitat. The trailing water droplets are a treat. Excellent image.

by Mako_Elite on Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:40 pm
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Nice take-off shot.


by david fletcher on Sun Aug 25, 2019 10:28 am
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Super take off shot Biru! Good capture!
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