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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
There is a photo of a Red-legged Partridge. And the Smew by David Key on our Guest Photos. New! Bobs Wildlife Youtube Channel. Keep your eyes open for "The Springtime Chick Count".

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Wednesday, 11 December 2013

Wood Duck (Caroline Duck) (Aix sponsa)

Taken at Slimbridge WWT.  Molting season.


43 comments:

  1. O-oooooooooooh! :-(
    How long does this take?

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    1. About 3 months, but it can be shorter Yael.

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  2. It's a lovely one with very nice colors.

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  3. Buen plano, Bob y un bello colorido.

    Saludos.

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  4. That is a cracking shot of this great colourful bird, well done.

    peter

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  5. scrawny looking but still bright and beautiful!

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  6. Liebr Bob,
    auch in der Mauser sieht die Ente noch
    wunderschön aus.
    Einen schönen Mittwochabend wünscht dir
    Irmi

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  7. BOB bonsoir
    IL est comme toi ce canard
    INCROYABLE merci pour ce si beau partage bise

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  8. Ma che bello che è! occhi grandi, collo sottile e testa grande, sembra proprio un fumetto!
    Stupenda foto! ciao Cri : )

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  9. Awww that certainly accentuates the size of his head. I love those guys.

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  10. Lovely work Bob, that's some detail in that head shot.

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  11. Bob, great close up shot! This must be a juvenile. Funny to see a scruffy Wood duck. They are usually so perfect!

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  12. How beautiful - even in moult. Love those science fiction eyes too. Thank you so very much.

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  13. Faz tempo que não vinha aqui! Mas é sempre um prazer ver esta perfeição de fotos!
    Abraços.

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  14. Another beauty Bob... a stunning image

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  15. Oh wow. I am amazed at how close you got to the duck. It is amazing. Thank you so much for sharing.

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  16. º° ✿✿ ♫° ·.
    A sua arte em fotografar torna a ave ainda mais linda!...
    Bom restinho de semana!
    Beijinhos.
    Brasil.
    ✿⊱°•.¸

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  17. That's a breathtaking and brilliant portrait Bob! So very well done!

    best regards my friend,
    isabella

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  18. What a cute duck Bob!!!Lovely colours!!!
    Great shot!!!Have a nice evening!!
    Dimi...

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    1. Yes he is, and have a beautiful night Dimi.

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  19. The wood ducks are handsome ducks! Great shot!

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  20. Beautiful photo - he's got his eye on you!!

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  21. Wow ! Pretty boy with sweet face.Thank you Bob !

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  22. Muy buen primer plano perfectamente enfocado. Un abrazo,

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  23. OMG! Beautiful red eye! Amazing details!

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  24. Very cool hairstyle and colouring!

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  25. Jest cudny z tymi białymi piórkami z tyłu głowy. Pozdrawiam.
    It is wonderful with the white feathers on the back of the head. Yours.

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