Synchronized Swimming

© Pamela K

Synchronized Swimming

Uploaded: August 18, 2004


In honor of the Olympics, male Pintails feeding at the edge of the ice; Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, New Mexico; f 4.0 1/650s @ 70.00mm handheld; Cropped and combined in Photoshop; Feedback greatly appreciated!


Bob Cammarata August 18, 2004

Good job of stitching the five photos together.
I like the topical title also, and the Olympic reference. #159638

kitty smiling August 18, 2004

:))))) Right on!!! #719693

Dan Holm level-classic August 18, 2004

Excellent capture, Pam! Very cute sequence! #719696

Diane Dupuis August 18, 2004

Adorable! #719701

Pamela K August 18, 2004

Thank you Bob, Zlata, Dan, and Diane! I appreciate the feedback!

Pam #719716

Jill A. Johnson August 18, 2004

very nicely done Pam :) #719720

Pamela K August 18, 2004

Thanks, Jill!

Pam #719725

August 18, 2004

Being the duck hunter that I am, I have 2 words for this shot..........LOVE IT!!!
I would love to see these pintails on my pond!
Great Shot(s)!!
Sabrina :) #719767

Pamela K August 18, 2004

Thanks, Sabrina!

Duck tastes good, but I prefer to "hunt" with my camera.....

Pam #719769

August 18, 2004

I love this. How long did it take you to get all of these shots??? Very creative collage. #719826

Pamela K August 18, 2004

Thanks Paula!

It didn't take long... The four bottom shots were taken within a minute. The Pintails kept poking their heads up then putting them back under to feed. I was trying to get a shot of their heads but kept missing. The top shot, which was actually taken last, was taken about 3 minutes after the others because I had to switch memory cards.

This is the first time I've tried combining photos in Photoshop. Thanks to everyone for commenting!

Pam #719961

Kelly Abernathy level-classic September 13, 2004

I missed this the first time - LOL - I love it! Well done! Congratulations ! -K #776225

Pamela K September 13, 2004

Thanks, K!

Pam #776318

Mary K. Robison September 14, 2004

Wonderful work, Pam!! Congratulations on its finalist spot, and good luck next level! #776724

Pamela K September 14, 2004

Thanks, Mary!!

Pam #777954

Jill A. Johnson September 14, 2004

heheeheee... way to go Pam... see told you the ducks always go
glad to see your work noticed hun... keep on seeing as you see :) #781119

Pamela K September 14, 2004

Thanks so much Jill! I really appreciate all your support! (Congrats on your finalists as well!)

Pam #781179

Taylor September 20, 2004

Congratulations!!! #793932

Pamela K September 20, 2004

Thank you, Taylor!

Pam #794075

Janet Detota October 24, 2004

I love this! It's so funny and creative!! #866135

Pamela K October 24, 2004

Thank you again, Janet!!

Pam #866389

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