Plumed Whistling-Duck

Posted by gregc on Sun Sep 17, 2023 8:19 pm

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Plumed Whistling-Duck (Dendrocygna eytoni), the plumes behind the tiger stripes are swept back in flight.

ISO8000, 840mm, f5.6, 1/4000, R5.

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by david fletcher on Mon Sep 18, 2023 6:35 am
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Excellent example to show the plumes swept back Greg.
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by peter makuch on Mon Sep 18, 2023 7:19 am
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a nice one here to show us all the detailing on this flight shot, well done GREG.

by Craig Lipski on Mon Sep 18, 2023 8:34 am
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Gorgeous light, great subject and wing position.
Good light,

by Karl Egressy on Mon Sep 18, 2023 9:50 am
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Nice flight shot, perfect shooting angle.

by Axel Hildebrandt on Mon Sep 18, 2023 6:52 pm
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Great wing position, angle and eye contact, Greg.
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by paul fletcher on Mon Sep 18, 2023 8:20 pm
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Very nice in-flight image, Greg. The striping on the duck is quite remarkable, and certainly makes for a very interesting species to photograph.

by Carol Clarke on Tue Sep 19, 2023 9:35 am
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A lovely image, Greg! I love all the whistlers and this one is the most exotic - for my tastes!

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by Amy Kay on Tue Sep 19, 2023 7:33 pm
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Fantastic flight shot!
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