A stunning winter visitor, captured perfectly Bob.
amazing shots Bob..... i like the second very much.Greetings, Joop
QUEL bonheur encoreIL est splendide
Ma quanto è bella!? e dolce, sembra quasi avere un'espressione da bambina! le tue foto sono meravigliose e da guardare ogni volta! ciao Cri
a gorgeous bird! you did exceptionally well with the b&w plumage!
Oh dear!It seems impossible: your photography is always so sharp and gorgeous, so how can I say you're improving??? LOL!But those pictures are truly stunning!What a lovely Duck!!Bravo Bob!
aww, great work on the detail!i'm wowed! splendidly beautiful!!
Amazing bird and photos//Berit
Beautiful bird, beautiful colours, fantastic photographs. I am greeting
So beautiful. Gorgeous capture.
The same "guy" but in many different angles. Well done
I heard people overhere talking about this beautiful bird never knowing how it lookes like. Now I know it's fantastic and your photo's are all golden shots again.Have a lovely evening
Stunning close up´s Bob. Greetings from Sweden/ingemar
Wow, amazing shots of the beautiful bird.I've never seen it before.
Those birds you have captured with your magic camera certainly are beautiful, and the mood with the Grateful Dead music is spot-on!
Oh, Bob! These photos are fabulous!
Oh my goodness...what brilliant photos of such a delightful, beautiful bird! Thanks for sharing, Bob!
Wonderful images Bob a beautiful bird to see..
It is beautiful in the black - white feathers and the first picture is great. Yours.
have never seen this one before, or heard of it. but it's very pretty and beautifully captured
Top notch photography stunning images.Hope to get close to a Smew one day.
I learn about new birds almost everyday on your blog. Excellent shot and interesting bird.
What a pretty face! Lovely images!
Que buenos primeros planos, y que nitidez.Saludos.
Beautiful shots of that stunning bird. Are they from Slimbridge?
Bob, these are just awesome!
Wow, absolutely stunning photos! Seems like a very cooperative fellow!!
Pretty Bird ! All the photos of him are wonderful.Thank you Bob and good morning !
Hi Bob...Your photos of the Smew are just awesome,,,what a gorgeous bird !!Great guitar to !! grace
Oh Bob...I thought I was following you a long time ago..well...I wasn't.These set of shots is superb. The first one caught me and I was taken by surprise. Suddenly there he was looking at me with those dark eyes...The details, the resolution...BOB, i have no words to talk about something PERFECT!KissBShell/Isabel
Hola Bob un primer plano fantastico con mucha difinicion.Un saludo
A beautiful bird and a cracking set of images Bob...[;o)
A balck eye! Do you think he had an argument with his wife? :))Rain?? what's new!!!:((
What a beautiful face - such clarity!
Aaa rainy days in Greece also..But your bird is beautiful..Hugs, my dear Bob!!!
And a brilliant looking Smew it is, I am thinking this is new for me...very nice face!
beautiful images of that beautiful bird!I would like to send you a sunshine,but I didn't find one !!
Hi Bob, Thanks for answering my question. I remember seeing these birds when I went to Slimbridge - really must make the effort to get up there again soon!
A lovely, close view of a very impressive bird!
Well, I have to say that this bird's beauty far outshines its name! What wonderful photos!I've never heard of a smew...is it native to Gloucestershire? I'll have to look it up.
Bob, absolutely stunning!
This little fella is awesome with his black eye patch! Beautiful images Bob!
Wow! So pretty!
These are marvellous beauties Bob!! I love these excellent shots!