If It Looks Like A Duck...

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 14 May 2019 in Animal & Insect.

In the spirit of Silly Tuesday...
If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck.

Lake Crescent, Washington.

NIKON D5500 1/800 second F/7.1 ISO 125 93 mm (35mm equiv.)

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Magnificent male Mallard
https://by-marie.fr

14 May 2019 5:29am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Well captured in this highformat. Pretty and clever framed.

14 May 2019 6:44am

Anne from France

We never know...

14 May 2019 6:45am

yoshimiparis from France

me is the framing that I noticed and that is great (also in the exact angle of reflection). Very well seen!

14 May 2019 6:48am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

No harm. it is good

14 May 2019 6:56am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Love the presence and placement here . . it goes beyond the image, somehow.

14 May 2019 7:09am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Il est très beau

14 May 2019 8:16am

Marjolein from Enkhuizen, Netherlands

Yes indeed, you're right I see a duck too! :-))

Happy ST

14 May 2019 9:14am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

You muST be quackers

14 May 2019 9:42am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

Agréable

14 May 2019 9:47am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Joli col vert au bord de l'eau !!

14 May 2019 11:08am

Dutchess from Lakeside Village, Netherlands

I love this pov! Such great focus on the duck!

14 May 2019 11:23am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

I am sure you are right. It does look like a duck. Happy S/T.

14 May 2019 11:39am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Oh...yes He surely is a duck ! Beautiful !

14 May 2019 2:31pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Happy ST! Certainly true

14 May 2019 2:32pm

Devi from Chennai, India

What a lovely sheen on the head !!! Lovely image here :)))

14 May 2019 2:42pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

it's beautiful!

14 May 2019 2:53pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel canard et vue et ce plan d'eau cette place donnée superbe
amitié

14 May 2019 4:47pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A beautiful shot of this fellow enjoying the sun.

14 May 2019 5:31pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Very funny definition of this great looking duck. It makes a very good silly Tuesday picture.

14 May 2019 6:00pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Looks like he's enjoying the basking in the sunlight! I love the sheen appearance of its plumage; like brand new. Happy ST!

14 May 2019 6:06pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

:)
:)
L O V E L Y !!!!!!!!!!!

14 May 2019 6:36pm

Jerry from Aberdeen, United States

That photo quack me up, lol. You may enjoy this video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BkE8n18MIh4

14 May 2019 9:36pm

@Jerry: Wow, Jerry, you're right. Beautiful video of some of the places we got to enjoy while we were up there in your part of the country. Thanks!

Rose from United States

Nothing compares to that green head!

15 May 2019 12:37am

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A gorgeous portrait of this beautiful duck! Happy ST!

15 May 2019 2:07am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

quack quack - it sounds like a duck too

15 May 2019 2:10am

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Yes, A Mallard,....As if You didn't know!
Well, I'm Baaaack...I think
First off - Cute and beautiful image...
Secondly and more importantly - I owe you Many Many AM3 visits! So here I go....
The past several weeks have been ridiculous - including a 2 week trip to California and Back....
Thanks for your wonderful posts which I am about to visit ;-)

15 May 2019 3:13am

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

What a fun composition! Creative. Great image of the duck. It makes me smile.

18 May 2019 11:17am

NIKON D5500
1/800 second
F/7.1
ISO 125
93 mm (35mm equiv.)