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Shelduck (Tadorna tadorna)

Findatie, Loch Leven, Scotland

Loch Leven is a large shallow eutrophic lowland loch that holds the largest breeding population of ducks in the UK. Various species breed here including the normally coastal Shelduck.
These two drakes are fighting over a nearby female.

Canon EOS 1D Mark II
1/1250s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso500 full exif

other sizes: small medium original auto
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Reinhild Waschkies25-Oct-2009 21:03
Dave Hawkins12-Jun-2009 01:14
Wonderful capture!
Ton, Ben & Rob Nagtegaal10-Jun-2009 15:03
Great action shot!! V
Ghislaine et Réal Boulet10-Jun-2009 13:39
An impressive capture.
Alex Vargas03-Jun-2009 13:32
Great catch with loads of action and color!

John Molloy27-May-2009 08:20
Great action shot :)
lou_rozensteins26-May-2009 22:43
A wonderful action shot of these beautiful birds. Well done.
Guest 26-May-2009 08:43
Superb catch in action of these beautiful ducks! V!
Margaret Sloan26-May-2009 04:03
Wonderful shot! Great action and contrast on the water!
Sonja Ross26-May-2009 01:56
Great action shot, and interesting information.
Guest 26-May-2009 00:52
Great capture, excellent timing and exposure!
Esa Ervasti25-May-2009 22:46
Terrific action capture!
No chance for these ducks where I live :(
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