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had a great day yesterday with 392 piccies to plough my way thro - thanks for all the good wishes and c/c's very much appreciated. Have a great weekend everybody here in the Sth East its supposedly going to be nice and tomorrow back to rain.

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Title:Mandarin male duck
Username:pluckyfilly pluckyfilly
Uploaded:26 Apr 2008 - 8:24 AM
Tags:Wildlife / nature
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KBan
KBan  9456 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 8:36 AM

a cracker Ann, lovely detail and colours, just one tiny fault is the clipped tail.

Keith Smile

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 6337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 8:37 AM

Both excellent shots. Most pictures I've seen on Epz have the drake in the water. Its lovely to see something different for a change
Helen

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markspice
markspice  7
26 Apr 2008 - 8:38 AM

Great. Mark

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goso
goso e2 Member 7goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 8:41 AM

Brilliant colours and detail.....Bill

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ChrisWallace
26 Apr 2008 - 8:42 AM

Brilliant colour and detail, No 1 for me

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 6Badgerfred vcard Wales
26 Apr 2008 - 8:42 AM

Super shot Ann, great detail,
Fred.

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KKmoments
KKmoments  7 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2008 - 8:48 AM

Superb detail, the markings on this duck are amazing... lovely colours and pin sharp detail.
Karen

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Douglas_George
26 Apr 2008 - 8:51 AM

Stunnig detail in these two Ann, you get a big QUACK from me, well done.

Dougie.

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 8:53 AM

thankyou thankyou thankyou I was very pleased with a good many of the pics I took yesterday - just goes to show the tripod is an essential bit of kit eh!

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  7 England1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 9:04 AM

Wow, what an amazing bird in such fine detail.
Great shots, and glad you had a nice Day.

B.

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 9:08 AM

2 Lovely Mandarin shots there Ann, lovely detail and colour rendition, glad you had a snappy birthday yesterday
Richard

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ketch
ketch e2 Member 6770 forum postsketch vcard Turks and Caicos Islands50 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 9:27 AM

What a handsome chap - two great shot beautifuly executed.

Tripods? - Well maybe its a case of two legs bad three legs good - to corrupt 'Animal Farm'

Cheers

Rob

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7125 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 9:31 AM

Fantastic colour and detail. Carol

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Tournisol
Tournisol  6 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2008 - 9:34 AM

Stunning shot of this beautiful duck. You've caught the colours and feather textures perfectly.
Gina

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nickyv32
nickyv32 e2 Member 6135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
26 Apr 2008 - 9:41 AM

What a beautiful capture, such lovely colours, great shot.

Nicky

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peter_oak
peter_oak  8 England
26 Apr 2008 - 9:59 AM

Both very nice shot's love the colour's.

Peter..

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Artois
Artois  7405 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 10:32 AM

love the detail and colours are spot on

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User_Removed Junior Member 7 England16 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 12:08 PM

What a beauty!! Two lovely captures!
Andrew

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OAKEY
OAKEY  6 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2008 - 1:01 PM

Lovely shots great detail and super colours.Shaun

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proz
proz  9205 forum posts United States
26 Apr 2008 - 1:07 PM

well captured, good sharp details

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blacky
blacky  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 1:18 PM

very nice colourful bird great shot

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dianah
dianah  724471 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 1:49 PM

They are both such amazing shots. The detail is so sharp and the colours are amazing.
Di

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lammie
lammie  9
26 Apr 2008 - 4:21 PM

Two fine captures, both sharp and lovely colours.
Don

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audi_db
audi_db  6 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2008 - 5:00 PM

Excellent colour and detail in both pictures.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 6:47 PM

Ann this is brilliant. A superb capture. Version 1 is my preference.
Ron

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trissie
trissie  7 United Kingdom
26 Apr 2008 - 8:32 PM

Two lovely images, superb detail and colour.
Were they taken at Virginia Water?

Trish

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Mewinty
Mewinty  6
26 Apr 2008 - 9:26 PM

Fantastic colours and markings. Well captured. Melissa

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FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 6FeatherFriend vcard England216 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 11:12 PM

2 really good shots, keep up the good work.
Geoff.

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Hop-A-Long
26 Apr 2008 - 11:14 PM

Two splendid images with excellent colour.
Andy

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
26 Apr 2008 - 11:48 PM

Great captures and color, fine looking bird.
Bob

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
27 Apr 2008 - 3:37 PM

Excellent detail and colour, just had to comment on this one.
Fran

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MandsH
MandsH  7 England
27 Apr 2008 - 8:00 PM

Well captured shot =-these are so beutiful
Mandy

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whiteswan01
27 Apr 2008 - 10:32 PM

Stunning V2 is brilliant well done
Dawn

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GarethRobinson
30 Apr 2008 - 10:38 AM

Excellent colour and detail, only thing id do different taking a picture like this, would be to get the camera down level with the birds eye.
Great pic anyway.

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85748 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
4 May 2008 - 8:54 AM

The colours are fantastic Ann
Never managed to get a decent shot of one of these yet

Adrian

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BEVZED
BEVZED e2 Member 71139 forum postsBEVZED vcard United Kingdom
7 May 2008 - 11:18 AM

wonderful detail in the feathers! Beautiful shot, the colours are glorious

Beverley

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8226 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
9 May 2008 - 11:29 PM

Two splendid shots of this lovely little duck, the colours and detail are terrific in both versions

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