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LynneJoyce Plus
14 22 101 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 10:02PM
Wow, what amazing detail.
andylea 14 37 1 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 10:24PM
fantastic detail sylvia cracking colour and detail a brilliant capture nice one Wink
Tom10 13
10 Apr 2011 11:08PM
Lovely shot love the low POV and great detail Grin
RonnieAG Plus
13 154 119 Scotland
10 Apr 2011 11:11PM
A very difficult subject to get right, what with black and white plumage: however you have exposed the duck to perfection capturing such excellent detail in the whites, Sylvia. Beautifully set within the frame too. I have to admit this duck ids a new one to me completely......I have never heard of it or seen it.
Daisymaye Plus
14 25 24 Canada
11 Apr 2011 12:15AM
A great close-up of the lovely duck. Superb detail............Sandy
CarolG 16 199 20 Greece
11 Apr 2011 6:37AM
An excellent image, Sylvia, perfectly exposed. Carol
Lillian Plus
13 23 17 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2011 7:19AM
Great capture Sylvia, a hard duck to get it all rightSmile
Ray42 14 3 England
11 Apr 2011 7:29AM
An excellent shotWink
VidB 14 11 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2011 9:19AM
Great POV and you have exposed this well as you have captured the whites spot on
pluckyfilly 16 351 33 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2011 9:27AM
beautifully detailed
helenlinda Plus
15 374 22 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2011 12:40PM
Excellent detail Sylvia
AshTree 13 1.7k 6 England
11 Apr 2011 12:52PM
I love this duck's colour scheme, very modern and minimalist WinkWink. And I love the split reflections. Great image.

FeatherFriend 15 38 217 England
11 Apr 2011 2:07PM
Cracking detailed shot Sylvia, exp spot on,
Shroomer 16 14 167 England
11 Apr 2011 2:09PM
Sylvia, this is by far your best yet and what has to be the hardest of all to expose on and retain total detail. This you have performed to perfection from detailing the whites and buff all the way through to the eye with catchlight. Great low leve laying as you did in the prone position to get the reflection
Top capture all round
Let you off with the fact that you used a Gorky bin liner Wink
EMJAYCEE 13 10 10 England
11 Apr 2011 2:56PM
What a super job you have done here managing to record the beautiful tones of the breast plumage.
Maiwand 16 3 73 England
11 Apr 2011 2:57PM
Excellent capture Sylvia. You really have exposed for beautifull plumage detail and focus is spot on.
Karen_Summers 14 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Apr 2011 5:28PM
great shot exposure very good
norton 19 2 6 Jersey
11 Apr 2011 7:00PM
Lovely detail and clarity here Sylvia, superb capture.....................

bricurtis Plus
17 2.7k 53 England
12 Apr 2011 8:24PM
I think ' superb ' sums this one up Sylvia.
Glostopcat 16 255 2 England
13 Apr 2011 7:02PM
An outstanding image of this eider drake, the detail and clarity in the plumage is exemplarary
bricurtis Plus
17 2.7k 53 England
14 Apr 2011 2:48PM
I have had to wait to give this my User Award - quality image Sylvia.
teocali Plus
15 442 18 England
15 Apr 2011 10:07AM
Thank you all for your votes and positive comments and a big THANK YOU to Brian (bricurtis) for the UA - all very much appreciated and treasured Smile

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