Female Mallard

© Terry R. Hatfield

Female Mallard

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe 9/22/2004 4:36:36 AM

Gorgeous shot, Terry.. They are so pretty. #171344

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 9/22/2004 4:41:18 AM

Beautiful, Terry, excellent reflection and duck wake, color and details! #797048

Jill A. Johnson level-deluxe 9/22/2004 4:43:28 AM

Terry the water color is awesome... excellent take hun :) #797052

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 9/22/2004 4:48:55 AM

Wow..... This is so beautiful, Terry! Love it! #797062

Charlene Bayerle level-deluxe 9/22/2004 4:55:52 AM

Awesome shot and capture Terry!!!!!! #797079

Barbara K. Breitsameter 9/22/2004 5:01:51 AM

This is fantastic!!! The water is so striking. Good eye! #797092

Judith G. Secco 9/22/2004 5:01:59 AM

Love it Terry. The green in the water is great. Beautifully done.
Judy #797093

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:02:15 AM

Pretty Terry...love the green water...quack, quack! :o) #797094

Robin L. Wehrman level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:22:53 AM

Hi Terry! Very pretty shot, Super reflections and detail and the color of the water!! #797149

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:35:31 AM

OH WOW I love the colors you captured in the water along with how you captured the movement of the water. Sure made for a great BG. The detail is very well captured also. #797181

Colette M. Metcalf level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:41:15 AM

Beautiful capture, Terry!!! #797203

Kelly Abernathy level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:51:39 AM

Beautiful! Love the reflection! -K #797251

Bonnie C. Lackey level-deluxe 9/22/2004 5:52:02 AM

The so unique water color contrasted with the duck's more subdued ones makes for a glorious picture - love this, Terry! #797252

Diane Addonizio level-deluxe 9/22/2004 6:13:42 AM

Beautiful, Terry; love the colors and motion of the water! #797320

Allan L. Whitehead 9/22/2004 6:16:28 AM

Magnificent 'capture' and photographic presentation (as always), Terry, I love the details, the coloring, the shadowing, and the over-all imagry. Very well done, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan #797330

Kasia Elser 9/22/2004 6:32:17 AM

Great shot! #797372

Janet Detota 9/22/2004 6:50:24 AM

Just ducky, Terry! She looks so calm. :-) #797415

Susan T. Parady 9/22/2004 7:11:22 AM

I don't know what I like better, the duck or the water. Great shot! #797459

Donna J. Taff 9/22/2004 7:46:36 AM

Beautiful image, Terry!!!!!!!! #797538

Dan Holm level-deluxe 9/22/2004 8:06:23 AM

GORGEOUS capture, Terry! The crisp detail and silky texture of the water are outstanding! EXCELLENT shot! #797592

Dale Gast 9/22/2004 8:29:05 AM

Great image, Terry!!! #797660

Mellanie 9/22/2004 9:01:17 AM

Beautiful, Terry! I love the detail and the color of the water! #797727

Brinn MacDougall 9/22/2004 9:21:15 AM

A+ shot, Terry..this has it all..a winner in my book!! #797784

Ellen Peach 9/22/2004 9:42:22 AM

Oh so beautiful, Terry...love everything about it! #797824

Karen Engelbreth 9/22/2004 9:46:11 AM

Beautiful photo Terry - love the colors and the reflection! #797832

Casey A. Hanson 9/22/2004 11:06:39 AM

Awesome! #797995

Murry Grigsby 9/22/2004 11:24:43 AM

Nice of the swans to share their lake Terry :0) This is fantabulous--great light, colors, textures and clariity! It really has a nice motion feel to it!! #798053

Patricia Marroquin 9/22/2004 12:38:39 PM

This has the wow factor, Terry! :-) Love that silky water and the sharpness of the mallard! Well done! :-) #798226

Cathy Gregor 9/22/2004 12:56:15 PM

Wow! This is gorgeous Terry! Great capture.
-cathy #798257

Cindy Cone 9/22/2004 1:29:41 PM

Beautiful image, Terry! #798313

Joy Brown 9/22/2004 2:13:03 PM

Great shot and colors, Terry! #798404

Kathleen F. Greer 9/22/2004 3:08:39 PM

Beautiful details and colors Terry!! #798494

Susan T. Evans 9/22/2004 4:18:46 PM

Awesome Terry, love the water! #798619

Mary K. Robison 9/22/2004 6:12:05 PM

There are duck photos, Terry ~ and then there are SUPERB duck photos!!
Everything in this image is easy on the eyes: the lovely details of the duck, including her eye, the reflection, the silken water with its alternating wavelets of color and light...wonderful! #798775

Elisabeth A. Gay 9/22/2004 6:33:47 PM

I love the colour, detail and the water! Fantastic shot Terry!
Ann #798808

Terry R. Hatfield 9/22/2004 6:59:07 PM

WOw Everyone Thanks For All The Great Comments Im Glad You Liked It!! Looks Like Everyone Liked The Water A Bit More Than The Duck I Think I Do Too:-) #798839

Sharon Day 9/22/2004 6:59:12 PM

Beautiful capture, Terry!!! I love the detail and the color of the water. It's just fantastic! #798840

Terry R. Hatfield 9/22/2004 6:59:59 PM

Thanks Sharon I Missed You In Cyber Land:-) #798842

Laura Berman 9/22/2004 7:08:35 PM

Terry this is so beautiful! The clarity of the feathers and the water, the reflection, the ripples...everything is just right. I know we'll be seeing this again! #798851

Janet S Weaver 9/22/2004 8:28:17 PM

Love the water Terry! Great detail and reflection! #798942

Janet S Weaver 9/22/2004 8:29:21 PM

Love the water Terry! Great detail and reflection! #798944

Lisa Clark 9/22/2004 10:57:55 PM

Very beautiful. Love the reflection. #799053

Terry R. Hatfield 9/23/2004 4:46:24 AM

Thanks For Stopping By Laura,Janet And Lisa:-) #799336

Cathy Barrows 9/25/2004 6:03:51 PM

love the colors in the water...this is great #804956

Terry R. Hatfield 10/3/2004 7:00:28 PM

Hi Cathy! Thanks For Stopping By:-) #820308

Karen Talasco 10/15/2004 3:50:58 PM

Congrats, Terry. Great shot of a male mallard, during his summer molt (eclipse stage). They look identical to females during this stage, except for their yellow bills which don't change color. Terrific shot, good luck in the finals. #843818

Terry R. Hatfield 10/15/2004 3:56:38 PM

Thanks Karen But This Is A Female:-) #843852

Wally Orlowsky 10/15/2004 3:57:43 PM

Congratulations once more! #843858

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 10/15/2004 4:24:44 PM

Congratulations again on another great finalist! #844035

Anette Linnea Rasmussen level-deluxe 10/15/2004 4:28:49 PM

Congrats on this colorful shot, Terry!

Best wishes
Linnea #844069

Dan Holm level-deluxe 10/15/2004 4:32:57 PM

Congrats, Terry!!! Best of luck with this!! #844100

Jill A. Johnson 10/15/2004 4:36:20 PM

Congratulation Terry!!! :) #844127

Susan T. Parady 10/15/2004 4:52:47 PM

Congrats again, Terry! #844255

Dale Gast 10/15/2004 5:00:57 PM

Congratulations, Terry!!!!!!!!! #844338

Monika Sapek level-deluxe 10/15/2004 6:04:02 PM

Very nice image, Terry! Many congratulations!

Leonard Pierce 10/15/2004 6:09:03 PM

Congratulations Terry! #844990

Stanley J. Contrades 10/15/2004 6:11:49 PM

Love that water and reflection, Terry! CONGRATULATIONS and best in the next judging!
Stan #845014

Debra Booth 10/15/2004 7:01:29 PM

Another awesome finalist, Terry! Superb! Congratulations!! #845385

Allan L. Whitehead 10/15/2004 7:05:59 PM

Congratulations Terry and best of luck on the next step, my very dear friend - Allan #845417

Sharon Day 10/15/2004 7:10:32 PM

Congratulations, Terry!!! Beautiful shot!! #845454

Donna J. Taff 10/15/2004 7:12:48 PM

Congratulation's, Terry!!!!! #845474

Murry Grigsby 10/15/2004 7:19:25 PM

Congrats Terry! #845519

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe 10/15/2004 7:26:53 PM

Looks like your on a roll too Mr. Hatfield! :o) #845578

Carol Brill 10/15/2004 7:58:17 PM

Terry, congratulations once more and best of luck in the finals! #845854

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 10/15/2004 9:06:35 PM

COngrats once again Terry!!! #846190

Lucia De Giovanni 10/15/2004 9:35:17 PM

Go Terry go! Congratulations! #846302

Jennifer Rennison 10/15/2004 10:26:08 PM

Wonderful image...another congrats on this finalist! :) #846447

Karen Engelbreth 10/16/2004 1:42:57 AM

Congratulations Terry!


S J 10/16/2004 3:21:08 AM

Congratulations again,Terry! #847005

William C. Raco level-deluxe 10/16/2004 6:29:06 AM

Very striking image with great color, motion and clarity
Congratulations, Terry

bill #847540

Marie Fields level-deluxe 10/16/2004 6:57:38 AM

Congratulations on another terrific finalist, Terry!!! #847684

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 10/16/2004 7:19:31 AM

I'm so glad to see this again, Terry! Many congratulations and good luck! #847799

Kathleen F. Greer 10/16/2004 8:41:13 AM

Big congrats to you Terry!!! #848236

Janet Detota 10/16/2004 1:28:53 PM

Well, Mr. Hatfield, you're really quackin' them up this month. Aren't you? Congratulations!! #849247

Claudia Kuhn level-deluxe 10/16/2004 2:04:42 PM

Congratulations Terry! #849326

Mary K. Robison 10/16/2004 3:25:48 PM

Congratulations again, Terry! #849500

Michael Khoury 10/16/2004 3:58:12 PM

big congrats terry!! #849596

Ellen Peach 10/17/2004 9:54:16 AM

Congrats again, Terry...good luck with this beauty and all your finalists! #850919

Colette M. Metcalf 10/17/2004 2:50:31 PM

Congrats again Terry!!!! #851246

Janice Forrest 10/18/2004 7:37:09 AM

Great work. Congratulations! #852958

Gail Vitikacs level-deluxe 10/18/2004 1:39:05 PM

Congratulations again Terry on this cooooool shot! #853637

Karen Beri 10/18/2004 1:40:07 PM

Congratulations my Dear Friend!!! Two wins! I couldn't be happier for you :) #853640

Mary K. Robison 10/18/2004 2:06:30 PM

What a wonderful day you're having, Terry!! TWO Second Place slots ~ both so well deserved! WOW!! Way to Go!! Congratulations again! #853792

Colette M. Metcalf 10/18/2004 2:18:29 PM

Congratulations again Terry!!! #853858

William C. Raco level-deluxe 10/18/2004 2:26:26 PM

Beautiful photo, Terry.
A very deserving win.
Well done

bill #853890

Dan Holm level-deluxe 10/18/2004 2:37:24 PM

Congratulations yet again, Terry!!! #853944

Karen Engelbreth 10/18/2004 2:37:33 PM

Congrats On Your Win, Terry! #853945

Janet Detota 10/18/2004 2:43:00 PM

OK, make that two years!! Congratulations!! #853982

Nobu Nagase 10/18/2004 2:43:48 PM

Congratulations, Terry!!!
Awesome!!! #853986

Murry Grigsby 10/18/2004 2:55:00 PM

Congratulations on your mighty duck shot and win Terry :0) Well done!! #854076

Anette Linnea Rasmussen 10/18/2004 2:55:43 PM

Wonder and colorful shot, Terry!
Congrats on this win!

Kind regards
Linnea #854080

Carol Engstrom level-deluxe 10/18/2004 2:59:51 PM

Congrats! Congrats! Congrats!! #854108

Susan T. Parady level-deluxe 10/18/2004 3:05:20 PM

Congrats on another big win, Terry! Way to go!!!

Sue #854140

Michael Khoury level-deluxe 10/18/2004 3:13:58 PM

Congratulations Terry!!! #854176

Allan L. Whitehead 10/18/2004 3:19:17 PM

Terry, congratulations on this and also your other terrific win, both are very well deserved, my very dear friend - Allan #854206

Ellen Peach 10/18/2004 3:27:27 PM

Congrats again, Terry!!! #854256

Cathy Gregor 10/18/2004 3:27:47 PM

Congratulations again Terry !
-cathy #854258

Sharon Day 10/18/2004 3:41:42 PM

Congratulations again, Terry!!! This is one of the prettiest duck photos I've ever seen! WTG!!! #854359

Terry Cervi level-deluxe 10/18/2004 3:51:56 PM

What beautiful colors, Terry! Congrats on this win too! #854400

Marie Fields level-deluxe 10/18/2004 4:02:36 PM

Congratulations, Terry!!! #854425

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 10/18/2004 4:25:37 PM

Congratulations, Terry, on your fabulous win! Love those Cincy zoo shots!

-Debby #854487

Kristen McKain level-deluxe 10/18/2004 4:30:05 PM

Amazing capture - congrats! #854500

Donna J. Taff level-deluxe 10/18/2004 4:56:56 PM

Congratulation's, Terry on this well deserved win!!!!!! #854619

Monika Sapek level-deluxe 10/18/2004 5:09:15 PM

I must tell you that I knew we are going to see this duck again ;-). You captured her beautifully with many details and the water has so deep nice color! So well done, Terry! Many congratulations on your Second Place Win!

Debra Booth level-deluxe 10/18/2004 5:32:49 PM

Congratulations, Terry, on your second, second-place win this month! Woo hoo!! #854731

Carol Brill 10/18/2004 5:50:52 PM

Terry, guess all that practice on duck shots has finally paid off with this gem! Congratulations!! #854836

Donna L. Cuic 10/18/2004 5:54:19 PM

Beautiful photo. Congrats on your win.
Donna #854863

Jennifer Rennison 10/18/2004 6:07:28 PM

Hi Terry...Congrats on another wonderful winner! #854944

Stephen Zacker 10/18/2004 6:17:50 PM

Congratulations, Terry! #854989

Robin L. Wehrman 10/18/2004 6:19:34 PM

Congratulations Terry!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #854996

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe 10/18/2004 6:58:58 PM

Congratulations on an excellent winning image, Terry!!! #855086

Janet S Weaver level-deluxe 10/18/2004 7:06:44 PM

So glad this won Terry!!! Congratulations!!!! #855117

S J level-deluxe 10/18/2004 7:19:44 PM

Congratulations again, Terry! Well deserving! #855179

Casey A. Hanson 10/18/2004 8:19:27 PM

Congrats Terry! Way to go! :0) #855268

Darren K. Fisher level-deluxe 10/18/2004 8:56:44 PM

Another very well deserved win Terry. #855380

Wendy M. Amdahl level-deluxe 10/18/2004 9:07:58 PM

And yet another big CONGRATS to you Mr. Hatfield...well deserved! Quack Quack! #855406

Brenda W. LaFleur level-deluxe 10/18/2004 10:14:58 PM

Another one!! Way to go, Terry. #855501

Stanley J. Contrades level-deluxe 10/18/2004 11:27:24 PM

Still love that water, Terry, and Congratulations once again!!
Stan #855555

Evy Johansen level-deluxe 10/19/2004 1:14:59 AM

Many congratulations on you win, Terry! Very well deserved! #855660

Leanne M.E. Boyd 10/19/2004 3:12:48 AM

Another gorgeous shot Terry! Congratulations again! #855744

Wally Orlowsky 10/19/2004 4:59:41 AM

Congratulations on a second win, Terry. #855997

Judith G. Secco 10/19/2004 5:06:24 AM

Congratulations, again, Terry! Great image.
Judy #856014

Robin L. Wehrman 10/19/2004 9:39:39 AM

Congratulations again Terry on this spectacular image and win! Well deserved and I'm verry happy for you good job! #856509

Nobu Nagase 10/19/2004 5:50:17 PM

Many many congratulations, Terry!!!
I love this image the first time I saw it...
Great colors and flow... #857412

Diane Addonizio level-deluxe 10/19/2004 9:36:08 PM

Congratulations, again!! Well deserved!! #857878

Kasia Elser 10/20/2004 4:46:28 AM

Congrats again! I love this shot! #858282

Leonard Pierce 10/21/2004 6:04:19 PM

Congratulations on another Second Place win Terry!!! #861795

Dolores Neilson 10/22/2004 8:00:47 PM

Wow.. Terry!! You were smokin' last month!! Woo hooo X two (so far)! #863831

Diane Dupuis 10/23/2004 8:10:41 PM

Congratulations! Great capture! #865326

Patricia Marroquin 10/24/2004 8:07:05 PM

Stunning! Congratulations, Terry! #867287

Terry R. Hatfield 11/17/2004 6:10:59 PM

Thanks Everyone:-) #922159

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Taken On Swan Lake @ The Cincy Zoo!

Uploaded on 9/22/2004 4:32:35 AM

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Camera: Nikon D1X Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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