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Flight Of The Mallards

I went out yesterday for a couple of hours looking for my friend the Kingfisher. Even though I managed to get a few photos they weren't up to much as I wasn't quite close enough. It was still quite an experience though. I think me wearing my khaki green clothes didn't help against the snowy backdrop!Tongue.
So I decided to have some fun with the ducks and get some in-flight shots instead. I actually find this quite a difficult skill but I thought these were ok.
Thanks as always for your c&c'sGrin

Tags: Wildlife and nature Mallard ducks

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well done lovely set of shots well timed. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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NaturesHaven 6 283 6 England
27 Jan 2013 3:09PM
The magnificent seven...................flies again...........GrinGrinGrinGrin
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
27 Jan 2013 3:24PM
These are excellent photos Ryan !!
pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2015 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2013 3:35PM
It may be a difficult skill, but you've certainly pulled it off here. I enjoyed viewing them all and would find it hard to choose a favourite. However, Vs 4, 5 and 7 stand out for me.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2013 3:55PM
This is a difficult skill and one so far I have not managed to pull off, excellent set you did however choose the right image for the lead photo, having said that IMO they are all good and I to have enjoyed viewing them, well done - more pleaseWink
some great images Ryan
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
27 Jan 2013 4:29PM
An excellent series.
Humblebee 5 1 England
27 Jan 2013 4:32PM
Cor! Well done, Ryan, and I take my hat off to you- what a super set of stunning images and they will have to share the vote ... Carol GrinGrinGrin
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
27 Jan 2013 4:47PM
A well-captured set, Ryan. Some good movement in the wings but v1 probably wins it for me.

Good set of action shots well captured, love No 3
ali63 Plus
6 775 1 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2013 8:02PM
Great in flight shots, they are not easy, well done,
Brian65 9 2 United Kingdom
27 Jan 2013 8:09PM
Everyone a winner Ryan, great work.Smile
Mike_Smith Plus
10 482 1 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2013 7:41PM
Great inflight shot
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2013 11:13PM
Interesting set of bird images but V1 stands out as sharpest and best.
The light was maybe against you as you have used high ISO and fast shutter speed.
So you did well to capture what you did.
Tibetan 5 3 England
30 Jan 2013 4:38PM
Seven excellent shots, I hope you get more awards as they are well deserving of them, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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