Always a lovely duck to see and photograph. The 2nd shot is superb. Have a lovely weekend.
what FINE shots!!
Merci BOB qu'il est beau et ces photos très belles encore et encorebonne soirée
Brilliant shots Bob, super detail in the second one...[;o)
Bob, wonderful shots.
I don't know which is neater...they eyes...or that crazy beak
And I'd imagine it could shovel a lot of things up in that beak too!
Big beak Wendy.
Hola Bob,extaordinarias tomas de este bonito macho de Pato cuchara.Un abrazo
What a beautiful and colorful duck,Bob!Excellent shots!I like the 2nd picture!!Great photography!!Dimi...
I am glad that you liked it Dimi.
Excellent images Bob and looking just like the one on my local patch pond.
More of a dribbler in the first shot... And oh, how I would love to look that good even when dribbling.Another beautiful bird - thanks Bob.
Oh EC, I am sure that you looked very nice when dribbling, lol.
What a HONKER, Bob! You really show these fowl.ALOHA from HonoluluComfortSpiral =^..^= . <3 . >< } } (°> "Let silence take you to the core of life." ~Rumi
Shovelers are interesting duck, and males in breeding plumage are very attractive. I really like that first shot.
this duck ha beautiful feathers ! great shots again and againhappy weekend Bob
Bob, wonderful images! Aren't they just wonderful animals, with that great huge bill! I often wonder how they manage to hold their heads up!
Some beautiful colours on this little sweetie.
He is a sweetie Hilary.
Exellent picture Bob, happy weekend :-)
such happy birds..
Impressionante la nitidezza di queste foto! Stupende foto Bob! ciao Cri : ) e buon week-end!
Such perfect captures! I like the timing you have to capture the moments.
A very beautiful bird.
Quite a beak!
Lovely winter suit and very good reflexes, Bob.Good weekend.A hug.
Wonderful shot of the bird.
Yes I think so.
Wonderfull and the reflect n water, greeting from Belgium
Bonito pato, especialmente en la primera fotografía.Un abrazo,
Not long before they look fully dapper.
Not long to go, cheers Douglas.
Amazing close ups. I wish I had taken those pictures!