Sunday, November 25, 2012

Air Dry

1/500 sec. f/11 ISO 400



28 comments:

Taken For Granted said...

That is one cheeky Mallard duck who is strutting his stuff. Great photo.

Adrienne said...

Yowza! That's a cool shot! Isn't the color of their heads just astonishing!?!

Nancy J said...

Stunning!!! The colour shines, and I love the title, and as always, wait for a surprise when I read your words. Cheers from Jean.

Carole M. said...

they just keep rolling along; not especially getting better and better as I first was going to write, but all as good as one another, excellent quality photography; LOVING IT!

Andy said...

It truly is a TOP shot.

Kerri said...

SUPERB!

bailey-road.com said...

What a great shot!

Laura said...

excellent moment captured!

Gary said...

Nice shot!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

TexWisGirl said...

a great conductor pose. love the drake curls just out of the water. :)

Beth said...

Magnificent shot!

Shaun Gibbs said...

Fantastic capture Brian. I really like the speed at which you have caught this to show the motion in the wings.

Jan n Jer said...

Nice capture Brian!

sparkle100-havealook.blogspot.com said...

My goodness you have him in action. How cool is that Brian.

Wow those colors and wings spread out.
The neck is so pretty green.

Magnificent capture.

Liam said...

Absolutely stunning! Great colors too! :):):)

Amy Burzese said...

Beautiful colors! Great action shot.

Candy C. said...

What a great picture! I love the colors on this handsome fella! :)

MTWaggin said...

Love it! and a perfect title to boot!

Beth @ E. lizard Breath Speaks said...

i will have to show this to the hubby ... he had a duck or two during his childhood. "killer bill" was one. great shot. love the beads of water on his head. neat! ( :

Bonnie K said...

Oh my gosh! You can see the water drop on his noggin! Such a great shot. Thanks for sharing.

Modesto Viegas said...

Great image!!!

Island Rambles Blog said...

Wonderful shot....you had lots of light to get that speed. I find your shooting info very helpful.

Dina said...

Amazing detail and color!

Gail Dixon (Louisiana Belle) said...

Awesome wing action you got! The beads of water on his iridescent green head is quite amazing, too. :)

Rohrerbot said...

Excellent!

Madge Bloom said...

Wow, what a catch! Love the rich colors... Thank you for sharing on Weekly Top Shot #58!

Stewart M said...

Great picture - I love the bottle green of the makes head. They are a good looking bird.

cheers - Stewart M - Melbourne

edenhills said...

Great capture! I love ducks and watching them play in the water.