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Hooded Merganser


Posted by Karl Egressy on Mon Jan 17, 2022 2:05 am

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Image was taken shortly before sunset. Part of the water was lit, most of it was already in the shadow of tall trees.

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by david fletcher on Mon Jan 17, 2022 2:10 am
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Excellent capture Karl. Large view shows off the details superbly.
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by ADKShooter on Mon Jan 17, 2022 10:57 am
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Terrific lighting which nicely enhances his eye. I think the image appears to be slightly tilted, but may be a roll of the water if taken off the pier.
 

by peter makuch on Mon Jan 17, 2022 11:55 am
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a nice light just the same and great details as-well.
 

by Neil Vanderwolf on Mon Jan 17, 2022 3:00 pm
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Nice exposure and the detail really pops in the large view.
 

by paul fletcher on Mon Jan 17, 2022 7:30 pm
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Great image, Karl- very nice patterns and colours in the water, as well as the merganser being photographed so well.
 

by Mary Brun on Tue Jan 18, 2022 3:51 am
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Really a magnificent specimen with such superb detail and light.
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by Carol Clarke on Tue Jan 18, 2022 6:18 am
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Lovely view with his crest fully raised, Karl!

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