A Mallard Hen proceeding along her way with five downy ducklings. Four textures applied in photoshop CS5 in various blend modes and opacities with some selective dodge and burn after processing in camera raw.

Nikon D90, 600 mm (Nikkor IF 600 4.0ED), 1/800 sec, ISO 800, F/5.6, Gitzo Tripod, Wemberley Head, cable release, Concord NC, USA


waterfowl, ducks, ducklings, mallard, hen, texture

“LIfe is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away (source unknown).” It is my heartfelt desire to share some of my breath-taking moments, hoping that you also may receive something of enduring benefit.

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  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 2 years ago

    WONDERFUL work

  • thanks so much for the warm welcome, Larry :-))

    – Miles Moody

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