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Falcated duck


Posted by himadri roy on Wed Jan 26, 2022 9:21 am

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Nikon D 500 + 500 mm. 5.6 pf.
f/5.6 , @1/6400 , ISO - 1600.
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by david fletcher on Wed Jan 26, 2022 1:41 pm
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Wonderful shot Himadri. Brilliant timing and love the hop/step moment you have captured. The large view also highlights those lovely colours lying just below the water level.
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by Des on Wed Jan 26, 2022 3:00 pm
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Nice action shot!
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by Carol Clarke on Wed Jan 26, 2022 5:47 pm
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Always good to see these most beautiful ducks - and this is a terrific action capture, Himadri!

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by KK Hui on Wed Jan 26, 2022 5:52 pm
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Haven't seen one in flight of the species ...
Terrific capture, Himadri!
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by paul fletcher on Wed Jan 26, 2022 7:19 pm
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One of my favourite images taken by you, Himadri. It almost appears that he (?), is running across the water, and the accompanying spray, adds to that illusion. Excellent wing position, and nice colours on the head, as well. A pleasure to view !
 

by gregc on Wed Jan 26, 2022 8:08 pm
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Very nice takeoff shot. I like the rainbow colours in the water, presumably from the water plants.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Jan 27, 2022 6:19 am
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The spray of water and speeding duck are marvellous. Wonderful colors too. Congratulations!
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by Karl Egressy on Thu Jan 27, 2022 12:30 pm
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Fantastic very dynamic take off shot.
 

by Alan Melle on Fri Jan 28, 2022 1:21 pm
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Great catch of the action! A handsome duck and a very nice BG.
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by ADKShooter on Sun Jan 30, 2022 8:13 pm
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Great looking image. The head iridescence is really beautiful and the running action of the take off is perfectly timed.
 

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