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Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Redhead [Aythya americana]

The Redhead is a diving duck, it comes from North America, but it has been seen on our local ponds, it is so pretty. We can't moan about it, or can we??????????????









43 comments:

  1. A beautiful bird, your pictures are tremendous.

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  2. Hi Bob These are wonderful sharp shots of this great looking duck

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  3. Perfecto acercamiento, Bob, extraordinaria nitidez y belleza, buenos tiros.

    Saludos.

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  4. gorgeous! i'd love to see one of these in person!

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  5. I do not know how to get this done, Bob, but they are gorgeous.
    Beautiful bright and sharp eye and beautiful drawing in the plumage

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  6. Very handsome duck, and as always, gorgeous photos!

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  7. Your details show how stunning his feathers meet at the back of his head--I LOVE him---noooo, we can't be too upset XOX

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  8. Wonderful duck Bob ! Great photos !
    Have a nice evening ..

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  9. Beautiful images Bob. Looks like a Common Pochard...until you notice those bright yellow eyes!...[;o)

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    1. They do look alike, the eyes are it, cheers Trevor.

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  10. YEP.........its a cracking little bird and a cracking set of photos.

    peter

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  11. A great opportunity and great shots, Bob!
    Regards,
    JR

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  12. No moaning at all.
    What a gorgeous creature!
    Beautiful photographs, Bob.

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  13. La verdad es que es muy bonito, con ese ojo amarillo y negro destacando sobre el fondo rojo de su cabeza. Un abrazo,

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  14. Stunning colours on this bird Bob, captured very well by yourself.

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  15. Nice bird! Congrats and as always fantastic photos of the subject bird:)

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  16. So beautiful they are.
    Karin

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  17. beautiful duck, amazing images.

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  18. Bob, he's a beauty! Nice captures! Bloody tourists!!

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  19. I have a weakness for redheads. Any redheads. And you have re-inforced that love.
    Gorgeous bird, colours, plumage - and photos. Thank you.

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  20. Thus Bob, is very beautiful!

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  21. A very beautiful duck Bob !!
    Wonderful photos!!Exellent shot!!
    I like his yellow eyes!
    Dimi...

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  22. We can never moan about your pictures Bob. Someone has lost a beautiful duck.

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  23. I reckon I have no chance of picking that from a Pochard in the field - eye colour!!

    Cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

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  24. Close-up and sharpness.. Vey nice pictures.. Congrats..

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  25. WOW - These photos took my breath away! Amazing photography!!

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  26. I love the real close-ups!

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  27. Great shoots of Redhead, Bob :)

    Greets :)

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