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Jan 08, 2012 17:10 |  #1

Pretty sure I got this id right.

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Jan 08, 2012 17:11 |  #2

his head feathers are a trip!
great series



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Jan 08, 2012 17:18 as a reply to  @ jhayesvw's post |  #3

Oh yeah, that's a male hoodie allright.
And these are some of the best shots I've ever seen of these cool guys!!


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Jan 08, 2012 17:20 as a reply to  @ jhayesvw's post |  #4

You got the ID right on! Pretty birds, aren't they? I like the one with the tail feathers all fanned out......


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Jan 08, 2012 17:22 |  #5

Wow, what a fabulous looking bird, so handsome. That is a lovely set Bret that shows the bris off beautifully.


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Jan 08, 2012 18:40 |  #6

Great series Bret ,love these beauties .


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Jan 08, 2012 19:13 |  #7

Simply put, WOW!


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Jan 08, 2012 19:23 |  #8

Great shots, Bret. One of the more beautiful ducks.


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Jan 08, 2012 21:53 as a reply to  @ Levina de Ruijter's post |  #9

Great shots of a really cool duck!


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Jan 09, 2012 06:03 |  #10

Thanks everyone!


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Jan 09, 2012 06:26 |  #11

Can't seem to get my shots that crisp. great shots


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Jan 09, 2012 08:10 |  #12

Great display series, Bret.
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Jan 09, 2012 08:20 |  #13

Excellent sequence of shots Bret... it is interesting to see this duck in different aspects of his display.. I really like the look of the fourth image, nicely done... all of them.


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Jan 09, 2012 15:04 |  #14

Great shots Bret! You are so fortunate to have had the opportunity to shoot them.


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Jan 09, 2012 17:39 as a reply to  @ Don1's post |  #15

First I've seen one of those. Especially like the 5th shot where he's sitting up!




  
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