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Red Crested Pochard female


Red Crested Pochard female
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Copyright: Robert Brown (Robbrown) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1185 W: 87 N: 2161] (6106)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-06-15
Categories: Birds
Camera: SONY DSC F-707, Carl Zeiss 9.7-48.5, Digital ISO 100
Exposure: f/8, 1/160 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Swisss Trip [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2005-06-29 18:33
Viewed: 6342
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is the partener of the duck I posted the other day The Red-Crested Pochard seen here on Lake Zurich . The only difference between the way I shot this was that I used maximum power on the in built flash to try and light her against the very strong day light. for more details about the species have a look at the RSPB web site.
Adjustments to image
Crop and sharpen only.

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  • puffy Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 289 W: 0 N: 339] (1351)
  • [2005-06-29 19:09]

Nice shot Robert, the water is so clear that the duck's feet can clearly be seen. Good details and composition. Thanks for sharing.. :)

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  • manyee Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3090 W: 230 N: 6774] (23770)
  • [2005-06-30 2:09]

Amazing colors on this pochard, Robert. Have never seen anything like that before. Beautiful duck that you have captured with sharp details and perfect exposure. I like the gorgeous brown color. Very unusual . Clear picture and excellent composition as well. Well done and TFS. : )

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  • sAner Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1462 W: 74 N: 1428] (4750)
  • [2005-06-30 6:19]

Nice capture Rob!

This duck didn't move her head as the details are razorsharp and the focus is great. Good colors and well composed. Well done & TFS!

Regards,
Pieter

Nice capture Rob,
Excellent details, colours, Composition and exposure.
I like the drip just hitting the water beneath the bill.
Lovely looking duck well captured.
Thanks for posting

Hi Robert

A nice looking duck. Lovely soft tones. Excellent capture with the water droplets shining in the light. God catchlight in the eye. Nice job. Thanks.

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