Northern Pintail Ducks

© Leslie J. Morris

Northern Pintail Ducks

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/6/2012 8:19:04 AM

Oh My!! What a wonderful capture!!! #1496817

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/6/2012 8:41:54 PM

Totally agree with Colette, Leslie. The dof is just perfect and the poses are too cute. This is a Winner, good luck!!!

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Katarina Mansson level-classic 11/17/2012 3:33:59 AM

Lovely trojka, beautiful light and tones, great composition. Congratulation on your POTD Leslie! #10422374

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 11/17/2012 4:09:00 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful POTD! #10422424

Nikki McDonald level-classic 11/17/2012 4:28:36 AM

Lovely light and colors, Leslie, and as Usman says the dof is just right. Congratulations on the POTD #10422439

Mary K. Robison level-classic 11/17/2012 5:18:04 AM

Sweet reflection photo, Leslie.
Congratulations on your well earned POTD! #10422523

Karen Celella level-classic 11/17/2012 5:29:18 AM

Congratulations on your lovely POTD, Leslie. #10422536

Joy Rector level-classic 11/17/2012 5:37:15 AM

congrats on the POTD #10422547

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 11/17/2012 5:38:11 AM

WTG Leslie. CONGRATZ on the POTD ;)

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Mary L. Olson level-classic 11/17/2012 5:41:09 AM

Lovely peaceful image! Congratulations on your POTD.

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Nancy Marie Ricketts 11/17/2012 6:15:36 AM

Congratulations on your delightful POTD, Leslie! #10422603

Stacey A. Bates level-classic 11/17/2012 6:30:24 AM

Congratulations on your lovely POTD! #10422625

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 11/17/2012 6:52:18 AM

Just gorgeous, Leslie. Huge congrats on your POTD. #10422657

Lana Arcemont level-classic 11/17/2012 8:02:20 AM

This is a well deserved POTD!
Nice light and reflection of these guys! #10422781

Leslie J. Morris level-classic 11/17/2012 8:12:12 AM

Thanks everyone! This is one of my favorites. I have entered it in to a Juried Wildlife Art show. Hope it does well there... #10422791

Ann Coates level-classic 11/17/2012 8:32:36 AM

This is just brilliant, congratulations on your POTD. #10422806

Nancy L. Green level-classic 11/17/2012 8:33:09 AM

CONGRATULATIONS Leslie on your wonderful POTD, it is ADORABLE!!! <>< #10422807

Mariann Kovats level-classic 11/17/2012 8:44:18 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful POTD! #10422814

Susan M. Smith level-classic 11/17/2012 9:15:02 AM

A beautiful capture Leslie! Congrats on the POTD! #10422845

Betty Ann Kelly level-classic 11/17/2012 10:18:38 AM

Leslie: Congrats on the POTD! Excellent photo-comp, color and subject matter are perfect. Love this photo! #10422911

Rita Hill level-classic 11/17/2012 10:31:31 AM

Leslie! such a wonderful photo. Love, Love, Love this. Congrats on a well deserved POTD.
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Kathy Salerni level-classic 11/17/2012 11:42:59 AM

Big congrats on your POTD, Leslie! #10422983

Heather Loewenhardt level-classic 11/17/2012 12:57:37 PM

Wonderful detail and composition. Congrats on POTD! #10423061

Dan J. Holm level-classic 11/17/2012 1:06:27 PM

Awesome image, Leslie! Congratulations on your POTD! #10423073

John Connolly level-classic 11/17/2012 1:11:10 PM

Congratulations on your POTD Leslie! A wonderful image1 #10423079

Leslie McLain level-classic 11/17/2012 1:38:51 PM

Congrats on a fantastic POTD, Leslie. #10423126

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 11/17/2012 3:22:33 PM

Such a sweet wildlife capture. Huge congrats Leslie!! #10423220

Ann Lyssenko level-classic 11/17/2012 4:02:08 PM

Leslie, what I love about this image is the subdued color and the great composition. The middle bird is looking to the left, and there are reeds just to the left. This combination of three birds, great subdued color, and wonderful action in the body position of the birds is SUPER! It just makes me smile. It is like watching people on waiting for a bus! So Cool! ANn #10423253

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 11/17/2012 4:54:24 PM

Fan..tab..u...lous Leslie! Congrats on this wonderful POTD...perfection and perfect timing..

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Stanley C. Sims level-classic 11/17/2012 6:54:32 PM

Done very well Leslie. Congratulations on this POTD. #10423433

Lindley Johnson level-classic 11/17/2012 7:05:31 PM

Congratulations on your terrific POTD, Leslie! It's a delightful image. #10423441

Evy Johansen level-classic 11/17/2012 11:03:08 PM

Wonderful image, Leslie! Big congratulations on your POTD! #10423573

Phyllis Burchett level-classic 11/18/2012 4:59:34 AM

Congrats Leslie on this wonderful POTD!!! #10423795

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 11/18/2012 5:32:59 AM

Wonderful poses! Well shot. Congratulations on your POTD, Leslie. #10423817

Brenda f. Andrew level-classic 11/18/2012 7:42:39 AM

What a great shot , congrat's on your POTD, very well earned #10424030

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/18/2012 8:12:13 AM

Superb capture! Huge congrats, Leslie!! #10424083

JudyAnn Rector level-classic 11/18/2012 1:55:54 PM

Absolutely marvelous image, Leslie...
Huge congratulations on POTD!! #10424445

Gary Lange level-classic 11/26/2012 7:04:38 PM

Beautiful!! Many congrats! #10434511

Nikki McDonald level-classic 12/16/2012 7:05:04 AM

Beautiful golden glow here, Leslie, and so natural looking. I, too, expect this to go on. Good luck. #10466349

Jackie M. Sajewski level-classic 12/20/2012 3:36:21 AM

Just perfect. #10471764

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic 12/22/2012 10:16:50 PM

Hope we see this again with another gold badge, Leslie. Good luck with your fave!

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Ann Coates level-classic 12/27/2012 11:36:08 PM

Yes, I agree, this deserves a gold badge. Congratulations on your finalist. #10481892

Nancy Marie Ricketts 12/28/2012 6:08:48 AM

Congratulations, Leslie, on this superb finalist! #10482741

Sherran Andersen level-classic 12/28/2012 9:39:58 AM

Congrats on the POTD and finalist. #10483606

Guy D. Biechele level-classic 12/28/2012 11:19:46 AM

What a terrific capture! Congratulations, Leslie! #10484157

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 12/29/2012 3:15:35 PM


January is a month of reflection for me, I remember how privileged I was to observe all the outstanding work and beautiful photographs of the past year. For the last time this year, I would be honored to congratulate you for your spectacular work and willingness to share with all of us, Happy New Year, Merna Nobile
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Richard D. Love level-classic 1/14/2013 1:49:04 PM

Congratulations, Leslie. Wonderful reflections and depth of field!

Rick #10515209


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Description

Three Northern Pintail Ducks enjoying a quiet time on a berm out in the Cosumnes River Preserve. Every so often a Northern Harrier would fly over and cause a commotion but soon all would calm again and peace reigned.

Exif: f/10, 1/800 second, ISO 400

Uploaded on 11/6/2012 6:19:16 AM

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