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Friday, 15 December 2017

Plumed Whistling Duck - Dendrocygna eytoni

Photographed at Slimbridge WWT, Captive, Gloucestershire, UK.

It was easy to photograph, it was standing still.

Please look at my website bobswildlife.co.ukThere is a photo of a Little Grebe. Wood Sandpiper by John Truman in  the 'Guest photographer.













35 comments:

  1. Hello beauty. Fantastic photos.

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  2. Beautiful plumage, very strange looking beak

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  3. Very nice photos and fantastic work the showed in your blog

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  4. An amazing duck, Bob, but did you hear it whistle??? The end of its bill reminds me of a Dodo! With my best wishes - - - Richard

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    1. Hi Richard, yes I heard it, but I'm not sure, it might be that whistleing noise other birds, they had so many to choose.

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  5. Just love the colouring this bird has.
    Great series of shots Bob.

    All the best Jan

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  6. Hola Bob,magnificas capturas.Un saludo.

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  7. Just glorious - and I love the barring on its plumage.

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    1. EC, you should know, an Australian bird.

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  8. Hi Bob,
    What a super set of images of this delightful Duck, such wonderful colours, the flank feathers in particular are stunning.
    All the best, John

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  9. Wow, that's really very beautiful!
    Your pictures are fantastic.
    An interesting beak.

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  10. What an amazing duck Bob, his eyes are very cute. I don't know this species, thank's

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    1. An Australian birds, maybe you can a trip there Nath.

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  11. A tiger-like bill! (On the duck, not me)

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  12. Has the sweetest look and a beautiful bird.

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  13. What a lovely plumaged duck Bob. Lovely photos too showing it off well.

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  14. That duck looks so happy. :)) Outstanding photos. Lovely colours.
    Wish you a nice weekend. :)

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  15. Hello, what a cute duck. Awesome closeups, Bob! Enjoy your day and weekend!

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  16. Hi Bob, wanted to say thank you for linking up and sharing your post. Thanks also for the comment on my post. Happy Saturday, enjoy your weekend!

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  17. Gigantic picture series!
    Happy sunday
    Crissi

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  18. Hello
    I didn't know that bird.
    Really beautiful!
    Have a nice day

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  19. Oh you saw a Dodo from wonderland!

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  20. Gran nitidez y detalle en estos auténticos retratos de este pato.
    Un abrazo,

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