|Copyright: Trevor McLeod (rapidshot)
|Date Taken: 2014-07-17|
|Camera: Canon PowerShot SX 50 HS|
|Exposure: f/5.6, 1/125 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2014-08-14 17:04|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|This is our male Mallard. They cruise the shoreline so that the water is shallow enough for them to bottom feed.|
Range and Habitat:
Mallard: Breeds from Alaska and Labrador south to southern California, northern Mexico, Arkansas, and along the East Coast to northern Florida. Spends winters throughout the U.S. and south to Central America and the West Indies. Preferred habitats include ponds, lakes, marshes, small river bends, bays, ditches, and city ponds.
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Hello Trevor-Impresive circles on water.Very nice capture of this Male Mallard.Nice colour and sharpness.Eye-catching POV too.Thanks for sharing.Regards and have a nice WE-Srikumar
This is a very fine shot of a male Mallard, sharp and detailed. Water ripples made by this advancing duck are fascinating to look at. Thanks for sharing this beautiful shot,
- [2014-08-15 11:42]
Hi Trevor,the best quality as for your female,this male seems very young,great detail,bright colors and perfect exposure as usual! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano
- [2014-08-16 1:04]
Beautiful photo. Very good composition, wonderful lighting and good sharpness.