Sunday, April 15, 2012

Shadow Of Myself


Edit: After reading some of the comments, it seems my title for this photo was poorly worded. It refers to the mallard and the shadow on the inside of his wing. It has nothing to do with me.




40 comments:

Wanda..plain~N~simple said...

OMG, that is so cool! How on earth did you ever manage to get such a perfect shot?

rainfield61 said...

Who am I?

Who am I?

Who is the one in the water?

Lucy Corrander : Photos said...

Brilliant! You and your camera are a wonderful combination to record this many colours in his feathers.

Seeing Each Day said...

Oh my goodness - what a brilliant photo - love the colour and the action and the clarity.

Bob Bushell said...

Lovely Mallard sunning itself, great photo.

Mary Howell Cromer said...

Beautiful Brian!

Linda said...

The colors are so striking - and the pose is perfect! But the shadow on the wing...that was unexpected! Great job!

Michael said...

a sunday sermon about to happen...

Icy BC said...

Incredible capture! I can see his shadow :-)

Cheryl said...

Gorgeous action shot. He's a handsome duck and seems to know it!

Magical Mystical Teacher said...

You secretly wish to be a mallard?

“More Dead Than Alive”

Kathy said...

He looks like he's getting ready to embrace his sweetie!

Nancy Claeys said...

Gotta get those wings dry!

Love it, Brian. Thanks for sharing at Your Sunday Best this week.

TexWisGirl said...

very handsome. :)

TexWisGirl said...

oh, and the shadow's pretty cute, too. ;)

Betty Roan said...

Now that's just plain amazing!

Sylvia K said...

What a fantastic shadow shot for the day and such a beautiful duck! I love it! Hope you have a great week!

Sylvia

Deb Crecelius said...

Perfect capture and focus.
That shadow of the mallard's head...
an unexpected surprise.

Deborah said...

fabulous photography!

Mama Zen said...

What an incredible shadow shot!

Andrew said...

A wonderful shot Brian... and well spotted for the shadows.
Take care..

Grandma Barb's This and That said...

Beautiful shot Brian. I love his shadow. You take the most wonderful photos!

Pamela Gordon said...

I wouldn't have noticed it had you not pointed it out! Very nice shot!

Madge Bloom said...

You caught him at just the right moment! Love the shadow BTW... Thank you Brian, for sharing on 'Weekly Top Shot.'

CameraCruise said...

Great shot of the beautiful Mallard.

Kelly said...

What a fantastic capture!! It's beautiful!

Jenn Jilks said...

I love it! I am so misunderstood by my readers... Oh, no. I guess it is just me!
Amazing shot. Well done.
Greetings from Cottage Country!

Michelle Renee said...

Great wing action. I love your blog...I'm your newest follower. :)

shirley said...

Great capture! The shadow makes it all the more interesting.

Carletta said...

Awesome Brian! That is so cool!
I'm really envious. ;)

Debbie said...

WoW....funny that you had to point it out!! i think i may have missed it as well!!

perfect capture on so many levels!!

The House at Bluebird Lane said...

Stunning photo! Love the shadow!

shutterbuggbitten said...

I thought that was a great duck shot until you pointed out the shadow! Awesome!

chubskulit said...

Such a quaint shot!

Shadow Delight is one of my entries. Have a great week ahead!

Dawn said...

Wow. I think title doesn't matter in this case!!!!! GREAT capture!

Tammy said...

That is a great capture of the shadow! Beautiful photo of the Mallard!

Coloring Outside the Lines said...

Fantabulous! Great capture!

Ida said...

Wow talk about being there at the right time. Awesome photo of the duck and "his" shadow!

Gillian Olson said...

Brilliant shot, love the shadow.

Marie said...

He was playing the shadow game on his wing!