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A handsome Red-crested Pochard enjoying the sunny weekend


22 responses

  1. He is handsome, nice capture Camilla

    June 16, 2013 at 4:41 PM

  2. Now that is one cool bird. Don’t have these around here. Great capture Calee.

    June 17, 2013 at 12:10 AM

    • Thanks Emily! Not many of those around here either, I was glad I found one πŸ™‚

      June 18, 2013 at 6:40 PM

  3. Sporting some pretty nice colours this season …

    June 17, 2013 at 5:40 AM

    • The latest fashion on the duck runways here in Europe πŸ˜‰

      June 18, 2013 at 6:44 PM

  4. Beautiful shot of a gorgeous bird. i love the way that you were able to capture its reflection and a wonderful pose.

    June 17, 2013 at 9:10 AM

    • Thanks Mike! They are not common over here, was really glad to find one! And extra glad I found such a good-looking one πŸ™‚

      June 18, 2013 at 6:45 PM

  5. tripodtrippin

    What a great capture of this lovely bird!

    June 17, 2013 at 9:50 AM

  6. What a precious little one!

    June 17, 2013 at 5:29 PM

  7. michaelmulholland


    June 17, 2013 at 6:33 PM

    • I can only agree, Michael πŸ™‚

      June 18, 2013 at 6:49 PM

      • michaelmulholland

        Very good indeed…

        June 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

  8. Another new duck for me…love the reflection.

    June 18, 2013 at 3:09 AM

    • They’re not common over here, I was glad I found one! Was looking for a Mandarin duck, but this was also very nice πŸ˜€

      June 18, 2013 at 6:52 PM

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    June 18, 2013 at 9:22 PM

  11. What a gorgeous duck!! Beautiful capture!

    July 13, 2013 at 11:33 AM

    • Thanks so much, Dina! I think he’s gorgeous too πŸ™‚

      July 14, 2013 at 8:27 PM

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