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So Handsome!

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 16 November 2018 in Animal & Insect.

These four Mallards were all preening. The nearest male finished first and looked pleased with himself as the others were finishing their tidying up.

Capitol Lake
Olympia, Washington

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Ils sont très beaux ces deux petits couples.
Encore dans le plumage nuptial.
Bonne journée Steve

16 Nov 2018 5:44am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful couples of Mallard ducks. Il love this ducks Steve

16 Nov 2018 5:49am

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

what a lovely shot

16 Nov 2018 6:16am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Très beaux ces canards ..en couple encore mieux..
Bonne journée

16 Nov 2018 6:21am

Martine Girard from France

Jolis couples de canards.

16 Nov 2018 6:31am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

So handsome guys and she there front is beautiful, like all girls

16 Nov 2018 6:43am

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Attention, prêt, partez !

16 Nov 2018 7:22am

Ralf Kesper from Fröndenberg, Germany

Really cute and well captured.

16 Nov 2018 8:03am

pravin from satara, India

Truely Handsome

16 Nov 2018 8:15am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

A beautiful alignment of ducks!

16 Nov 2018 8:19am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France

beaux couples

16 Nov 2018 8:58am

Anna Cherer from LA ROCHELLE, France

They are beautiful ! males look so proud !

16 Nov 2018 9:08am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very nice ! I like those who are on the water in background bokeh, too.

16 Nov 2018 9:28am

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Real stuffed for the photographer.

16 Nov 2018 10:42am

Shaun from Massachusetts, United States

All looking good for their photo shoot Steve.

16 Nov 2018 11:05am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Lovely picture.

16 Nov 2018 11:10am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle composition

16 Nov 2018 11:31am

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

Handsome yes, but she doesn't seem to be too impressed, unless she is being coy.

16 Nov 2018 12:39pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

THey all look fabulous so close up. The feather details are superb!

16 Nov 2018 2:06pm

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Petite discussion au coin du flot ! :)

16 Nov 2018 2:24pm

Sudipto from Hyderabad, India

So very handsome! :)

16 Nov 2018 2:25pm

Photon from Valbonne, France

Duck-1: Hey look over there..somebody is watching us....
Duck-2: Oh ya, some one out there is taking a pic

it is true, a picture is worth 1ooo words....and of course it is open for interpretation .....

16 Nov 2018 2:49pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

I love the males and their shinny green heads.

16 Nov 2018 3:52pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

A superb photo of the two couples .

16 Nov 2018 4:07pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Ces canard sur ce mur quel rendu sur leur pelage superbe.
Belle soirée

16 Nov 2018 4:41pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

A fine piece of framing for these fab four.

16 Nov 2018 4:41pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A beautiful diagonal full of feathers. Beautiful shot!

16 Nov 2018 4:54pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Yes, they are handsome. A fine shot. Lovely.

16 Nov 2018 5:24pm

Francisco Romero from Leon, Spain

Very good composition in diagonal. Excellent image.

16 Nov 2018 6:09pm

Don from Spokane, United States

They look very good both in attitude and color of feathers.

16 Nov 2018 6:36pm

julie from France

... said the cane to his partner about the photographer :)
Superbe scène, bravo Steve ! Bon weekend.

16 Nov 2018 7:02pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Handsome and proud.:-) Nice picture.

16 Nov 2018 7:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A wonderful point of view. This is beautiful! They look so content on that wall. Beautiful detail and color! A great composition!

16 Nov 2018 11:58pm

Denny Jump from Bellevue, WA, United States

Mallard's Local # 782! ....I LOVE this ;-)

18 Nov 2018 1:55am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Yes, looking after the plumage is key to survival.

19 Nov 2018 8:47am

Diana from Olympia, United States

Good self care is important

20 Nov 2018 1:10am