Northern Pintail.

Posted by Karl Egressy on Thu Jan 13, 2022 4:37 pm

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Lately rarely seen if ever, at the beach. He teamed up with a female Mallard and hung out together further up where there are hardly anybody else.

Nikon D850
Nikon 500 f 5.6 PF
ISO 400
1/2000 s
F 5.6

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by Axel Hildebrandt on Thu Jan 13, 2022 5:40 pm
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Great portrait and details, Karl!
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by peter makuch on Thu Jan 13, 2022 8:14 pm
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a beauty of a protrait and nailed the details also.

by paul fletcher on Thu Jan 13, 2022 8:59 pm
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An excellent close-up, Karl- the lighting on the bill and the resulting colours, look great against the blue background .

by david fletcher on Fri Jan 14, 2022 2:05 am
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Magnificent portrait Karl. Large view a must to enjoy at its best.
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by Mary Brun on Fri Jan 14, 2022 7:30 am
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What an amazing close up, I love that extremely shiny beak.

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by Carol Clarke on Fri Jan 14, 2022 7:32 am
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Beautiful intimate portrait, Karl. Wonderful details of this handsome drake.

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