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August 18, 2014

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  1. Did you make a trip there! Beautiful endangered species Harold. THe pictures are beautiful too!

    Comment by Chris — February 16, 2011 @ 1:29 pm

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  3. Thanks Chris,

    No, this is a captive pair. I was able to photograph a lot of the world’s species when I did some photos for a website of a place tha does conservation breeding of ducks.

    Comment by Harold — February 16, 2011 @ 11:15 pm

  4. Wonderful photo.

    Comment by Eileen — February 17, 2011 @ 5:17 am

  5. At first sight, they seems so common … but it’s a wrong impression as i can read. Beautiful portrait on first picture !

    Jean-Michel

    Comment by Jma — February 19, 2011 @ 2:08 pm

  6. Thanks Eileen.

    Comment by Harold — February 24, 2011 @ 11:19 pm

  7. Thanks Jean-Michael, they certainly remind me of female mallards but the long look is a bit more elegant.

    Comment by Harold — February 24, 2011 @ 11:21 pm

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