These 3 male muscovy ducks live in a pond in our neighborhood in the next block.They waddle over for either dinner or occasionally breakfast to only our house where the know they will be fed.They are often halfway up the driveway waiting for my wife or me whoever gets home first.We feed them dry corn which is apparently good for them as opposed to bread.We have named them,Marcus,Max and Geoffrey.They are surprisingly not afraid of our 2 dobermans!

Canon Power Shot SX 40 HS at focal length 64.5 (35 mm equivalent 375 mm) f 5.0 1/200s iso 160

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bird, duck, muscovy, male, wild, florida

I am an amateur photographer and mostly photograph wildlife and have a special love for WILD big cats and birds.I am self taught and have never attended a course in photography.I exclusively photograph animals in the WILD which is always challenging! I use only canon equipment and now have 7d , t3i,and power shot 40 sx hs camera`s and use canon 28-135 mm,70-200mm f 2.8 ,100-400mm f 5.6,and 500mm f/4 lenses.

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  • icesrun
    icesrunabout 2 years ago

    They do look like three stooges! Very good story and capture of the three!

  • It is a suburban menagerie,the dogs are fed first,then the ducks,then our neighbors cat not sure if the neighbors even feed it, after that the squirrels eat the duck left overs and finally the doves take their turn!!

    – jozi1

  • cieloverde
    cieloverdeabout 2 years ago

    Beautiful colorido……Nice!

  • Many thanks,cieloverde :)

    – jozi1

  • sarnia2
    sarnia2over 1 year ago

  • Many thanks,sarnia for the feature :)

    – jozi1

  • PatChristensen
    PatChristensenover 1 year ago

    Great image very different birds well done :)Pat

  • Many thanks,Pat :)

    – jozi1

  • Guatemwc
    Guatemwcover 1 year ago

    Congrats! 2/13/2013

    Well done

  • Many thanks,guatmwc for the feature :)

    – jozi1

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