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Ducks at Dusk

Posted by
CElliottUK (Reading, United Kingdom) on 17 November 2011 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Shot in the same place as yesterday's shot, just before Nightfall
So that's at 4 o'clock-bah humbug

Canon EOS-1D Mark IV 1/2500 second F/5.6 ISO 800 400 mm

myky from Ontario, Canada

A nice sight before dark takes over...the light is beautiful.

17 Nov 2011 5:16am

Luke from Spokane Washington, United States

Wow, an amazing sighting!

17 Nov 2011 7:15am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Great shot, not easy to get a good sharp in flight capture.

17 Nov 2011 8:07am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Great!!! I like the colors and the birds at this composition

17 Nov 2011 8:36am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice

17 Nov 2011 9:19am

mayoline from Netherlands

Wow, this is beautiful light on the ducks!! Nice composition too!!

17 Nov 2011 9:43am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Beautiful capture..

17 Nov 2011 9:45am

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente captura, muy bonita composición!

17 Nov 2011 10:17am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Fantastic shot - they look almost unreal - like ducks on the wall!

17 Nov 2011 10:41am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Stunning capture.

17 Nov 2011 10:45am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique cpatage de ce canard en plein vol, quelle pureté et captage, sueprbe.

Bravo et belle journée

17 Nov 2011 11:05am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Beautiful. I'll check out that site saw it once before on Yahoo.

17 Nov 2011 11:42am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

superbe image !! j'adore la netteté de ce couple de cols verts !!!

17 Nov 2011 12:02pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Wow ...Superb ! And great title !

17 Nov 2011 12:59pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

sehr gut erwischt. Sehr schön im Licht.

17 Nov 2011 1:08pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Eggceptional shot !

17 Nov 2011 1:58pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Excellent details and sharpness - the lady has an admirer here. :-)

17 Nov 2011 2:20pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of these birds on the wing! Amazing detail and color in this fine action shot.

17 Nov 2011 3:21pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

wow ! fantastic shot
I like this lovely shot

17 Nov 2011 3:30pm

Marleen from Doesburg, Netherlands

Fantastic shot!

17 Nov 2011 3:30pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Incredible shot, superb focus brings out the detail wonderfully.

17 Nov 2011 3:54pm

Phil David Morris 2011 from Saskatoon,, Canada

This is so beautiful, reminding me of my mothers old ornaments of wall hangings carved
of wood and representing ducks in flight. The colors and the bush in the background seem
to propel these ducks forward. Superb detail.

17 Nov 2011 4:27pm

Othersideblue from Kerman, Iran

Wonderful shot, they look so unreal and painting-like

I always enjoy reading your good humored comments

17 Nov 2011 4:53pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Wonderful image full of a very special light ... the light of life in space ... Excellent time. Nice shot Chris! A hug, Adela

17 Nov 2011 5:01pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Splendid this pair of duck, magnificent shot. Good day.

17 Nov 2011 5:05pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Just on the way to join a mate and head for a wall near you :)

17 Nov 2011 5:46pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Great image! Excellent in many counts. Specially the light and the timely capture of the synchronized birds.

17 Nov 2011 6:13pm

Zorilla from H, T & E, United Kingdom

If you got one more in shot people would put this image on their walls, above the fireplace

17 Nov 2011 6:41pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Beautifully captured- flying in harmony.

17 Nov 2011 7:18pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

nicely done Sir!

17 Nov 2011 7:23pm

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

The classic wall shot, nice one.

17 Nov 2011 8:21pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Really super shot

17 Nov 2011 8:22pm

Jeff from Pembroke Dock, Wales., United Kingdom

Reminds me of a Murial I once knew.

17 Nov 2011 8:22pm

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Both ducks are so sharp - very well done !

17 Nov 2011 8:23pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

5 stars ! A great capture !

17 Nov 2011 8:39pm

mimicy from Bordeaux, France

Superbes ces 2 canards pris en plein vol ... une photo de haute voltige ...compliments

17 Nov 2011 9:52pm

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant capture, again!
(do you filter your photos against noise when you take them with ISO 800 or more?!?)

17 Nov 2011 9:55pm

Philip from Reading, United Kingdom

they'd look good on my wall.

17 Nov 2011 11:12pm

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Nice catch, Chris. The warm evening light is very pleasing.

18 Nov 2011 1:51am

Becky from los angeles, United States

oh wow - you and the birds - you have a thing going on! Gorgeous light and image.

18 Nov 2011 4:57am

@Becky: Yep, I know it must be a bit boring for you, but birds-and nature in general have been a life-time interest, and I always gravitate towards birds, bugs and bees

karla from Omaha, United States

This is amazing! Great light and perfect moment. Just look at the color you caught on those ducks!

18 Nov 2011 5:33am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wow!!...lovely pair...great catch...5*

18 Nov 2011 9:04am

vrinda from abu dhabi, United Arab Emirates

great capture

19 Nov 2011 10:22am

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

that os some lovely light on the flying ducks, well done!

19 Nov 2011 1:04pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Wonderful aerial photogrammetry, I'm envious, really fantastic!

21 Nov 2011 8:16am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Great capture

21 Nov 2011 12:17pm

Anita Pena from Bretagne, France

Wow i une pure merveille

27 Mar 2012 5:35pm

SalSa from Tehran, Iran

Two ducks in fog...Towards the destiny

14 Jul 2012 10:43am

☺ ► ƸɼiϾ ◄ ☼ from Narbonne, France

oww, i ve miss it... but happy to find it now, excelent this picture,
bravo chris 5*****

8 Jan 2013 9:43pm

Nandan from Mayapur, India

superb timing focus and colors..congrats

30 Aug 2019 9:47pm

Canon EOS-1D Mark IV
1/2500 second
ISO 800
400 mm