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mrswoolybill Plus
9 965 1494 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 7:59AM
Looks as though he's nesting on top of someone's head.
I shall come back later for the variants.
Moira

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CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
15 Jan 2013 8:01AM
Three crackers, Barbs, but V.2 gets my vote, wonderful Smile Carol
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
15 Jan 2013 8:07AM
Delightful well timed compositions.

Albert
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 8:08AM
three wonderful captures barbara brilliant detail and colours v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy
gajewski Plus
12 10 9 United States
15 Jan 2013 8:09AM
A great series. V2 is my favorite.
-=\Walter
marktc Plus
5 86 14 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 8:15AM
Three great shots Barbara, v2 for me too...
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 8:53AM
love this one Barbs
15 Jan 2013 9:05AM
3 excellent images Barbara,
Fred.
capto Plus
4 4.0k 8 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 9:12AM
V2 for me , a cracker.

ivor
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
15 Jan 2013 9:14AM
This is a great set Barbara !! The guy on the grass is surely very protective over his prime spot !!
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
15 Jan 2013 9:18AM
Three fantastic and lovely images,Barbara,very well done,
saeid
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 9:25AM
Like the dynamism of v2 Barbara.
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 9:30AM
Excellent set of images, superb detail and colours

Hugh
Trev_B 9 151 68 England
15 Jan 2013 9:31AM
Great title and set... well done Barbs,

Trev
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
15 Jan 2013 9:35AM
A duck with attitude! Must be from Leeds!! A fine set, Barbara.

Dave
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
15 Jan 2013 10:06AM
Nicely timed in V 2 to show it's aggressive posturing towards passersby.
Ronnie.
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 10:30AM
These are lovely Barbara.
V2 with a squarish crop would be great on it's own.
KateGrinGrinGrin
15 Jan 2013 10:43AM
V2 for me. Superbly captured and composed
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
15 Jan 2013 10:47AM
All that agro and she isn't even paying any attention! A great set. I think V1 is my favourite as I lke peace a lot better though V2 is so very well timed. My guess is it's a bit like those folk we see on TV, setting up their pitch to be first in at Harrod's Sales! Book your spot well ahead of everyone else! Grin

Ann
15 Jan 2013 11:15AM
V1 i a very fine capture Barbara v2 and 43 reminds me of an irate wife when the husband come hame after a few beers with the lads TongueWink

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
Herge88 Plus
9 40 4 England
15 Jan 2013 11:31AM
Lovely set Barbara and I think you were right to lead with version one.

Best Matt
Jellyfire 4 41 4 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 11:42AM
Great shot Barbara, the colour of the nest really complements the plumage
15 Jan 2013 12:38PM
Maybe she wants to make sure she is the first there for the best nesting spot. Wonderful captures. And....a cute story.......Sandy
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 12:45PM
A stunning trio of images Barbara, images 2 and 3 telling a great tale.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
15 Jan 2013 12:56PM
I think v2 is the clear winner of these three images.

Anne
15 Jan 2013 12:58PM
Imagen muy tierna..
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 1:17PM
WOW!
love V2 great timing
Lillian
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 1:29PM
Obviously staking its claim in preparation for mating. Great series.
V2 is my fav, all good captures , well spotted Barbara.

John
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
15 Jan 2013 2:18PM
Like the three Barbara but V2 my favourite where he is telling the intruder to duck offTongue

Regards

Trev.
Imagecrafter 5 2 1 Scotland
15 Jan 2013 3:04PM
Great trio - and V2 is spectacular!
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
15 Jan 2013 3:21PM
What a great set! Vs 2 and 3 are simply wonderful timing, Barbara Smile V1 is just so serene! Great title Smile

I like how the passers-by look so innocent and harmless and are just minding their own business Grin

Andrew
15 Jan 2013 3:45PM
Superb set, Barbara!Smile
Regards Valery
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
15 Jan 2013 3:48PM
Three wonderful captures, Barbs - do agree that V2 is the winner here, but really works well shown as a set like this, telling a story Wink Think they deserve my UA...Wink
Trev Smile
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 10 10 England
15 Jan 2013 4:13PM
A great set - guarding territory against all comers!
Joan.
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 4:31PM
A cracking set Barbara, love the lighting, great work.
Brian
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 4:35PM
V2 is so animated!
Carole
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 4:41PM
Super.
15 Jan 2013 4:45PM
Three delightful images. I like the sequence of presentation. V2 for me today
Effrossini
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
15 Jan 2013 5:00PM
that is quite a fnacy nest--- ducks are lovely!
netta1234 Plus
4 369 2 Wales
15 Jan 2013 5:15PM
A great setSmile
NettaSmile
moiral 6 12 Scotland
15 Jan 2013 6:41PM
I think the one on the 'nest' is a male as it seems much more attractive than the others. No idea what kind of duck it is though. Well captured action. Moira
carper123 Plus
4 921 8 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 6:46PM
Great set of images, Barbara, tells a story indeed, luv v2, a cracking picture.
Nice one.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile.
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
15 Jan 2013 8:23PM
Excellent set Barbara...................... love the expressions on the ducks face in V2 and V3, she just doesnt know where to put herselfTongueSadGrin
Diane
Is that a male on the nest and two females walking around. Great action Barbara.

Dougie
15 Jan 2013 11:22PM
Excellent shots lovely detail
mike
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2013 7:53AM
3 superb shots, v2 for me too
regards
Yung
pdcche 6 4 United Kingdom
16 Jan 2013 8:09AM
Nice set Babs, but V2 for me, Peter..
Tibetan 4 3 England
16 Jan 2013 9:26AM
Nice set good fun like V1, but all good Barbara, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
LV426 7 7 4 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 4:01AM
3 good images in a photo documantation.
Yup, those ducks can be quite vicious, I had a few close encounters myself.
Tarek
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
17 Jan 2013 9:57PM
These are superb Barbara SmileSmile
Helen
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
25 Jan 2013 11:34PM
These whitefaced whistling ducks are such characters, I'm always amused by their antics whenever I visit the WWT at slimbridge

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