Alopochen aegyptiaca - preparing to land

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 17 April 2016 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Alopochen aegyptiaca (Linnaeus, 1766)

NL: Nijlgans
EN: Egyptian goose
DE: Nilgans
FR: Ouette d'Égypte

Image: Ranst (BE) - 23/12/2015

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Wendy from Canterbury, New Zealand

Outstanding!

17 Apr 2016 6:36am

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17 Apr 2016 8:11am

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Wonderful shot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

17 Apr 2016 7:35pm

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18 Apr 2016 6:28am

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Lovely bird 2016 by omid

Canon EOS 7D
1/500 second
F/6.3
ISO 250
600 mm

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