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Monday, 25 March 2019

Male/female Northern Pintail - Anas acuta

Photographed at Stephen Kirk Hide, Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, GB

Sleepy Pintail.






35 comments:

  1. Amazing pictures Bob, they are very beautiful.

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  2. Hola Bob,bellas y magnificas tomas de esta pareja de Anades rabudos.Un saludo.

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  3. Hello Bob, cute captures of the Northern Pintails. Enjoy your day! Have a happy new week!

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  4. A picture of a male is great - a pair even better.

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  5. Hi Bob,
    The Pintail is such a beautiful duck, always love the way the tail points down almost as a counter balance whilst feeding.
    Super set of images.
    All the best, John

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    1. Hi John, and yes, they are amazingly beautiful.

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  6. Delightful images of one of my favourite duck species, Bob. It's good to see them relaxing! With my very best wishes - - - Richard

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  7. sleeping beauties ! beautiful feathers !

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  8. Very nice photographs Bob, and I like Bob Dylan :)

    All the best Jan

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  9. Bob - that male has one eye open! Beautiful shots!

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  10. Snooze time but still has one eye on you Bob1

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  11. Sleepy dux! And the very first Dylan album I had, back in 62, Always liked Corinna Corinna.

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  12. Hola Bob, para mi son de las anátidas mas bellas que podemos observar

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  13. for being less than elegant-looking, ducks have the most amazing plumage.

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  14. ducks look enjoy with weather... sleep well.
    have a great day

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  15. Parece que estuvieran gozando de los primeros rayos de un sol primaveral.
    Un abrazo,

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  16. They are very quite, it is a pleasure. Beautiful duck and pictures Bob.
    Have a good evening.

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  17. Nice photos of the pintails. Greetings Caroline
    https://carolinesnatuurfotografie.blogspot.com/

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  18. They were having a good nap. Cute photos.
    Buena tarde Bob.
    Un abrazo

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  19. Hi Bob,
    Love it! Pintails are gorgeous
    Cheers,
    Maria

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  20. the watchful male protrecting the napping female! Lovely photos

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