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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
There is a photo of a Little Grebe. And the Wood Sandpiper by John Truman on our Guest Photos.

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Sunday, 30 November 2014

Smew (Mergellus albellus)

It was FOGGY today, and it stayed that way. Here is my magic bag!!!!!!!!!!!







39 comments:

  1. a delightful one to share with us!

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  2. That is one sexy bird, stunners and lovely shots Bob.

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  3. Just a beautiful creature !
    Your pictures are wonderful as always !
    Greetings

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  4. Curiously colored by a lovely duck. Regards.

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  5. Hey Bob they are awesome captures and a joy to be back to bloggerland..Really enjoyed going through your blog!

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  6. En dat bij mistig weer,geweldig.

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    1. Different sort of weather for that time.

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  7. Stunning duck, don't see them to often round this way these days.

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  8. Beautiful butt shots - of a stunning bird.
    Hooray for the magic bag - but I do hope you get out today.

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    1. I went out, but I never had a bird or an aminal, no chance 'cause of fog EC.

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  9. What an extraordinary bird. Black and white in many facets.

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    1. Yes, it has extraordinary the colouring, I love him and her.

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  10. Bob, what a beauty! I love those distinct colours! It has an interesting bill for a duck! Still sunny and cold here! Below 0 still.

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  11. What a beauty Bob!!
    Black and white!Lovely colours!
    Love your magic bag and your wonderful pictures!
    Dimi...

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  12. Just magic! Black and white! So nice!
    All the best, Bob:)

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  13. Hello Bob!
    As always, wonderful.
    But that pose!
    big hug, dear friend!

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  14. What a gorgeous bird!
    The feather patterns are truly a work of art.
    Have a wonderful week ahead, Bob.

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    1. Yes Lisa, and you have beautiful week as well.

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  15. Incredible photos of the Smew. The black and white feathers and patterns are so elegant, and the black around the eyes. They don't seem to live in my half of the world, thanks for sharing.

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  16. on your blog I see so many different ducks for the first time
    this one is truly beautiful

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  17. This bird is fantastic. Love the black/white coloring. Such gorgeous photos.

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  18. Resplendent in black and white, Bob!


    ALOHA from Honolulu
    ComfortSpiral
    =^..^=

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  19. I like the underneath feathers.

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  20. Hello Bob,
    Beautiful pictures of the Mergellus albellus.
    The first one is my favorite.
    I wish you a good new week.

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    1. And you, Irma, have a precious week ahead.

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  21. Hi Bob The things that you are able to pull out of that box is incredible

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  22. All the birds you are photographing are awesome!

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  23. superbe ce plumage de noir et blanc

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  24. Oooohh!!! what a gorgeous little duck!
    Never saw this one, glad to discover it here :)

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  25. It is such a gorgeous bird. I hope to see an adult male one day.I saw a juvenile male in Oshawa, ON - a vagrant here, and the only member of this species I have ever seen.

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