Male Mallard Close-up
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Location: Leicester England UK
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I've been wanting to get a shot like this for some time, to capture the blues and greens from a male mallard's head feathers when the sun shines from the right direction. And yesterday it did, but I didn't have my macro lens mounted so used my zoom. I was pleased with the result. What do you think?
· Date: Tue 31-March-2009 · Views: 390 · Filesize: 136.4KB, 409.2KB · Dimensions: 900 x 724 ·
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Keywords: male mallard close-up
Camera: Nikon D50
Lens and Filters: Sigma 100-300mm + 1.4xTC @ 360mm
Film and ISO: ISO 200
Aperture: f/6.3
Shutterspeed: 1/640
Location: Canal, Leicestershire, UK
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