A female mallard skids to a water landing in the canoe canal in the Alton Baker area of Eugene, Oregon. June 2009.
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WOW!!!!!! Super, super capture, Ken!!!!!!! Oh, WHEEEEEEEEE!!!!!! What I wouldn’t give to get a shot like this!!!!!! You must have been dancing a jig when this baby came up on the monitor!!!!!
he he and she is enjoying the ride! look at that smile! million dollar shot!
WOW!!! perfection!! what a capture!! fantastic timing. I bet it takes a lot of patience to wait for a shot like this. great work. have you tried putting this in the groups Waterfowl or All Countries~Wetlands, ponds, lakes, and rivers
I belong to waterfowl, didn’t know about the wetlands group. Thanks!
This makes me smile, Ken. Well captured and a beautiful shot. Everything about the mallard and your shot seems happy.
Fantastic shot, just a great capture of motion and a mallard in a natural setting!
She does look happy!!!! A wonderful image!!!!
Great shot! Beautiful!
Awesome capture and great timing. Outstanding clarity and great work.
Hi Ken, fantastic shot with wonderful clarity. What lens do you use?
A 300mm F4 fixed lens, and depending on distance, I attach a 1.4X teleconverter. The Nikon F4 is pretty good, not top of the line, but good glass.
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