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The Mallards

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 14 January 2017 in Animal & Insect.

Mr. and Mrs. Mallard share a moment.

Winter Walk with Captain America
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

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Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Maybe they are talking about their children...

14 Jan 2017 5:16am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful couple. We call them sinisorsa or heinäsorsa

14 Jan 2017 5:35am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifiques, de belles couleurs et sereins.)

14 Jan 2017 6:23am

Martine from France

Joli couple. Je préfère le plumage de la femelle qui forme de jolis dessins.

14 Jan 2017 6:32am

Marie Le Corre from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Hello M. and Mrs Mallard ! I like this ducks

14 Jan 2017 8:10am

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Beautiful couple.

14 Jan 2017 8:17am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Belle rencontre

14 Jan 2017 8:21am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle 3

14 Jan 2017 10:47am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Très belle ta photo

14 Jan 2017 10:47am

Devi from Chennai, India

they look so pretty...with all the reflection around

14 Jan 2017 10:52am

Frances from Boston, United States

Superb image of the Mallard. Excellent color and reflections in this shot Steve.

14 Jan 2017 11:44am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful image ! A superb composition .

14 Jan 2017 3:05pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

this is a sweet image

14 Jan 2017 4:27pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine close up of these ducks. They posed very well for the camera.

14 Jan 2017 5:35pm

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

What an adorable image of Mr. and Mrs. Mallard, Steve --- I love it. Kindest regards and enjoy the weekend Monika

14 Jan 2017 6:24pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image and lovely couple. Excellent details and reflections. :)

14 Jan 2017 7:09pm

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb image!

14 Jan 2017 7:16pm

Denny Jump Photo from Bellevue, WA, United States

Such a beautiful image!! The exposure is fantastic and the water is beautiful - as are these to love birds....Thank you for this one ;-)

14 Jan 2017 7:50pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

:)) three is a crowd !

14 Jan 2017 8:24pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

I sense a bit of tension there, oh dear...

14 Jan 2017 10:01pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

superbe couple !! :)

15 Jan 2017 12:39am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

They are so beautiful. Lovely shot.

15 Jan 2017 12:43am

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

Looks like an intense discussion happening here. Good one.

15 Jan 2017 9:26am

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Beautiful birds...

15 Jan 2017 9:18pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot!
L O V E L Y !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

15 Jan 2017 10:47pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

What a great day!

16 Jan 2017 12:50am

franz from Baden, Austria

Lovely closeup of the pair. I wonder what they have to 'say' to each other ...

16 Jan 2017 12:23pm

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