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Friday, 10 July 2015

Hooded Merganser (Lophodytes cucullatus)

Photographed in Slimbridge WWT, an american breed.





43 comments:

  1. Hi Bob, one of my favorite ducks! Awesome photos! Have a happy weekend!

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  2. great shots of this goofy looking fellow. :)

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  3. Great pictures - beautiful creature!
    Nice weekend Crissi

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    1. And you Crissi, have a beautiful weekend as well.

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  4. They look good against the dark background.

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  5. This guy's colors remind me of a Wood Duck... Wonderful!

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  6. Das sind ganz wundervolle Fotos von einem
    herrlichen Vogel.
    Mit der Musik hast du mir heute eine große Freude gemacht.
    Einen guten Start ins Wochenende wünscht dir
    Irmi

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  7. this is a gorgeous little duck and you have captured it with the lovely reflections so well Bob. Have a lovely weekend.

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  8. Lovely bird, so sweet. And reflections are great.
    Have a lovely weekend.

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  9. How sweet pictures .. .. .. Excellent result.. Good work ..

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  10. Hola Bob,magnificas fotos de este bello pato.Un abrazo

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  11. Superb shots of the Merganser, Bob! He's so beautiful.

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  12. These are some cracking photo's


    peter

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  13. It has a very nice color pens and photos. Greetings.

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  14. Dramatic - and beautiful. Thank you.

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  15. Great photos. He's a beauty.

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  16. Brainiacs!



    http://www.thefreedictionary.com/brainiac

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  17. Hello Bob,
    Beautiful picture of this Hooded Merganser.
    Second picture is my favorite.
    I wish you a wonderful weekend.
    Best regards, Irma

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  18. The Merganser is beautiful. I don't think I've ever seen one in real life. It's many years since I went to Slimbridge - maybe I just forgot I'd seen one.

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  19. Hello Bob, I wanted to stop back and say thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Have a happy weekend!

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  20. I like seeing these birds at Pensthorpe, nice to get so close..

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  21. They are beautiful.
    I wonder the ducks know this.

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  22. Estupenda la nitidez en el ave y muy atractivos los reflejos en el agua.

    Saludos.

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  23. Wow! Great Merganser shots. Your photography always awes me!

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  24. Beautiful shots of very cute bird.

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  25. amazing picture and pretty duck !

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  26. Terrific shots indeed. Greetings!

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  27. There must be a hair beauty saloon somewhere in the duck world !

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  28. A handsome fellow. I love the reflections and the patterns in the water.

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  29. Bob, such a pretty duck! Nice shots!

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  30. Cool duck :) I have not seen.

    Bob Greets

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