Tadorna tadorna (M) - "vainglory"

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 3 May 2016 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Tadorna tadorna (Linnaeus, 1758)

NL: Bergeend
EN: Common shelduck
DE: Brandgans, Brandente
FR: Tadorne de Belon

Image: Antwerpen (BE) - 16/02/2016

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Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

love it, bravo

3 May 2016 8:55am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Great timing on this one

3 May 2016 11:17am

Aigleloup from Rebecq, Belgium

Je suppose que c'est la parade nuptiale.

3 May 2016 1:17pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

so cute! :)
very nice shot!
such beautiful pose, focus, details, colors & reflections!
L O V E L Y !

3 May 2016 4:12pm

L'Angevine from Angers, France

bien la tête levée

4 May 2016 8:08am

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Lovely bird 2016 by omid

Canon EOS 7D
1/1250 second
F/6.3
ISO 200
600 mm

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