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Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography

Bob Bushell's Wildlife Photography
There is a photo of a Red-legged Partridge. And the Smew by David Key on our Guest Photos. New! Bobs Wildlife Youtube Channel. Keep your eyes open for "The Springtime Chick Count".

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Monday, 25 January 2016

Eyton's Whistling Duck (Dendrocygna eytoni)

I went to Slimbridge WWT this morning, it was a fine day, although it was windy. This is one, Australian bird, in capture.






43 comments:

  1. Hello, I did not know about this Whistling duck. It is a beauty! Great shots, Bob! Happy Monday, enjoy your new week!

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    1. And you, have a beautiful week ahead Eileen.

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  2. Beautiful making on its feathers Bob

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  3. What attractive ducks, and you got some great captures of these Whistlers Bob.

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  4. Bello l'incontro tra le due papere. Sempre scatti favolosi...
    Un abbraccio caro Bob

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  5. Very funny looking duck! So long legs.

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  6. You find the most interesting critters.

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  7. awesome! always love to see the different whistler varieties!

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  8. Very nice duck ! And the eyes, splendid.
    Great picture, well done Bob

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  9. Your photos are a great and beautiful.

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  10. Hello Bob. These ducks are so funny looking bird. These birds will be watching myself in a good mood.

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  11. Nice plumage and beak amusing in spots and very pretty pictures. Regards.

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  12. Big pictures. At the peak it has many colors.
    Good night, Bob.
    A hug.

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  13. It's very leggy for a duck! Wigeon whistle too, of course, found it really weird, to hear a whistling duck

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  14. Amazing long legs, and tiger stripes-- Wow.

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  15. What a beautiful pair they are, Bob!

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  16. a handsome fellow. wonderful images. I love your header image too.

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  17. Marvelous pictures Bob!
    Nice day Crissi

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  18. What's a beauty, your photos, too.
    Greetings Tinie

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  19. Creo que, por tus fotos, es la primera vez que veo a este pato.
    Un abrazo,

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  20. Lovely marking on these birds. Love the eye colour, very piercing!!

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  21. Que lindo!!! Suas fotos são telas encantadas. Abraço.

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  22. Hola Bob,espectaculares fotos de este pato australiano,desconocido para mi.Un abrazo

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  23. Bonitas imagenes de este curioso pato, Bob.

    Saludos.

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  24. It's interesting that they have a different name there. Here we call them Plumed Whistling-ducks!

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    1. Hi Sonja, yes, they are indeed Plumed Whistling-ducks, I suppose the man who found it.

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  25. So many varieties of ducks..lovely capture.

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  26. Very colorful, well captured action pics.

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  27. Una maravilla de imágenes..estupendas...un saludo desde Murcia....

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  28. Bob, very dashing with their striped vests!

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