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The Mandarin Duck

The Mandarin Duck
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Copyright: Boguslaw Fikiel (busiekptok) Silver Note Writer [C: 5 W: 0 N: 39] (405)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Black & White
Date Taken: 2012-11-14
Categories: Birds
Camera: Canon EOS 500D, Sigma 100-300 f4.5-5.6 APO DG Macro, SDHC 4 GB
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/400 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-11-15 1:40
Viewed: 1914
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note [Polish]
The Mandarin Duck (Aix galericulata), or just Mandarin, is a medium-sized, East Asian perching duck, closely related to the North American Wood Duck. It is 41–49 cm long with a 65–75 cm wingspan.

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Piekna kaczuszka, jeszcze w naturze jej nie widziala chociaz bagna nadbiebrzanskie obfituja w ptactwo. Ladny kadr z mieniaca sie woda jako tlem.

bardzo podoba mi sie prezentacja tej kaczki. Swietna ostrosc. Super odbicia w wodzie.

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  • MMM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1114 W: 0 N: 2546] (11425)
  • [2012-11-15 9:58]

Nice presentation.Good point of view and sharp image.Plumage details is very nice.I also like the colours and light.Maybe I would have left more room on the top of the image.
TFS Michel

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