fantastic shot to show it's ultimate grace and beauty!
Two great pictures Pintail.Beautiful light you have here.Both perfectly sharp, my compliments.
Thanks Irma, the Pintail is one of my favourite.
This, I think is the most beautiful of our winter ducks in the UK and prefer the first shot's colour
They are so lovely top see Bob...I hope you have a wonderful Christmas and hope 2015 is kind to you.
Nice duck, wishes you a Merry Christmas Bob.
Superb birds. That bottom shot works really well. Merry Christmas to you.
beautiful Bob !Merry Christmas to you and your family ! saluti
Bob, you are taking the piss. You know what it is. I have had trouble today.
I had a dram or two.
Excelentes imágenes. Feliz Navidad y Prospero año NuevoUn saludo
Lovely shot Bob, they're beautiful ducks...[;o)
Thanks Trevor you're so kind.
Ooooh. Beautiful. And glorious in sepia too. Thank you Bob. Too many pintails would be barely enough...
I am pleased that you are glad EC.
Beautiful pictures Bob, the first is a favorite with me.Merry Christmas, greetings Tinie
It's mine as you said, have fun at christmas Tinie.
very regal looking
It is very beautiful.
He is Tabor.
Bob, so do I! This one has a lovely curved tail!
Yes, he is beautiful Robin.
His feathers are beautiful. Merry Christmas.!
His feathers are sublime Giga.
My favourite as well. Such an elegant species.Best wishes Bob for a wonderful Christmas.
They are a subtly beautiful bird those males.
Yes, I think that as well.
I have to admit Bob that this is a better Duck than mine. Have fun.
We can't go on like this. Ha ha, your mountains are rather beautiful.
Bello scatto...auguri di Buon Natale caro Bob
...I love that pintail, and I'll be true, when he's not near me I'm blue... oh pintail I love you.
Wow! Great images. It's my favourite duck too. Have a great Christmas
And yes, I do too, Bob. Gorgeous bird :)
Sempre stupende le tue immagini e bellissimi i soggetti. Buon Natale !!!!Emi
Such a beautiful and elegant-looking duck. I like the sepia-tones edit also,
What an adorable duck Bob!Such beautiful bird!Excellent shots!Like the sepia photo!Merry Christmas to you and your family Bob!Dimi...
Cheers Dimi, and you liked the sepia photo.
Beautiful christmas for Dimi and all your family.
I love the Pintails, they are gorgeous.. Awesome shots, Bob!
They seem to be smiling,happy,happy,happy,phyllis
Goede morgen Bob ,Wat een pracht van een pijlstaart zeg dit is toch een cadeautje , toppppp!Bedankt voor je fijne reactie op mijn blog en fijne Kerstdagen en een gezond 2015 !Groetjes Annie
Thanks Annie, merry christmas.
j'aime bien aussi en sépia
I love the colours of this beauty. Merry Christmas Bob~
Excellent pictures Bob!!!
Thank you Ruby.
Very fine pictures, what a beautiful bird.
Gorgeous images, as always. I enjoy your blog all year around. Merry Christmas!
Fabulous images of what I consider to be the most handsome duck, Bob. The sepia image works extremely well!Have a great Christmas. I look forward to following you in the New Year. - - - - - Richard
Wunderschönes Weihnachtsfest und ein gutes neues Jahr weiterhin viel schöne Bilder und tolle Geschichten Danke für deine Besuche und Kommentare Grüsse Frank
Merry Christmas Bob!
There are many words to describe the incredible plumages of ducks, but elegant always comes to mind when I think of Northern Pintail. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Bob.
It is a beautiful bird!
Thanks Bob, for all things beautiful and interesting that we've shown in this year!I wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.Un abbraccio,Laura
Thanks Laura, and have a wonderful christmas.
Fantastic pictures Bob!The magic of Christmas never ends and its greatest of gifts are family and friends…Best Wishes for a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!!!
Crăciun Fericit ! Merry Christmas !
FELIZ NAVIDAD querido amigo Bob.Un fortisimo abrazo
Splendid bird! I saw my first one on an urban pond in Gateshead many years ago - I got rather excited!Cheers - Stewart M - MelbournePS: Hope you had a good Christmas