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Hooded Merganser, Female.


Posted by Karl Egressy on Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:27 am

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I managed to take some images of the female. I blinked when it took off and I missed the action.

Nikon D850
Nikon 500 f 5.6 PF + 1.4x III.
ISO 2000
f 9.0
1/2000 s


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by Ron Day on Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:39 pm
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Excellent pose and head turn, Karl. She is a beauty.
 

by Carol Clarke on Mon Nov 11, 2019 3:56 pm
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These little females are so full of character, Karl and the detail is superb! Lovely image.

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by Dan Kearl on Mon Nov 11, 2019 7:58 pm
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They take off quick.... Nice head turn and shooting angle.
 

by peter makuch on Mon Nov 11, 2019 9:00 pm
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she has her eye on you and I like the calm water reflection, good job KARL.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Tue Nov 12, 2019 6:06 am
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Love her sassy look, Karl. Hoodies are some of my favorite little ducks, and you portray this one in character. Lovely serene, green water for contrast.
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by david fletcher on Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:14 pm
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Sweet head pose, and light in this Karl
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by Mako_Elite on Thu Nov 14, 2019 12:12 am
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I love Mergansers, they have the coolest haircuts :-)

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