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This female mallard duck was photographed along the Ottawa River in Ottawa On Canada using a Nikon D3s camera and Nikon 70-200 mm lens.



I am enthusiast photographer living in Gatineau Quebec. I have always enjoyed nature and wildlife and photography allows me to share and express my interest as an observer of wildlife and its behaviour. I hope you enjoy the images and share your comments and thoughts accordingly.

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  • swaby
    swabyover 3 years ago

    Jeez Daniel what an outstanding shot, almost heavenly! Like you are flying right along side of it! Outstanding!

  • Thank you very much swaby; this duck was close; this is virtually full frame!

    – Daniel Parent

  • patrixpix
    patrixpixover 3 years ago

    Stunning, just stunning

  • Thank you patrixpix

    – Daniel Parent

  • Sprezzatura
    Sprezzaturaover 3 years ago

    What an amazing capture. Great visual. Cat

  • Thank you very much Cat

    – Daniel Parent

  • Ted Busby
    Ted Busbyover 3 years ago

    Wonderful job Dan.

    (As captured..Or BG enhanced)?

  • Thank you very much Ted; join me on a workshot and I’ll tell you the answer..pretty much as captured!

    – Daniel Parent

  • Heather Pickard
    Heather Pickardover 3 years ago

    Love that you got eye contact…
    Great work!

  • Thank you Heather

    – Daniel Parent

  • DigitallyStill
    DigitallyStillover 3 years ago

    Truly a magnificent capture! Beautifully done!

  • Daniel  Parent
    Daniel Parentover 3 years ago

    Thank you very much Francine; got a little lucky with this one where the bird and teh BG came together

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 3 years ago

    April 12, 2011

  • Thak you very much for the feature Teresa

    – Daniel Parent

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 3 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful feature, lovely work.

  • Daniel  Parent
    Daniel Parentover 3 years ago

    Thank you AndreaEL

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