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photo contest slideshow
A gosling flapping its wings
Flamingos at sunrise
Flamingo duo
Ducks at Lions Park in College Place
A Pintail Reflective Moment
Puffin taking off
Canada Geese above an American Sweetgum tree.
Tri-colored Heron
Canada Goose Gosling
Mallard duck floating along the water
Cold Canadian Eh
Waterfowl taking flight
Bufflehead Landing
Lift Off
Flight!
Reflecting Egret at the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area
Ducks at the Bypass
Geese in Autumn
Clark's grebe
A black duck in seemingly tropical waters, in Switzerland
Two Geese
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Mallard duck floating along the water

This duck was seen crossing through a lake near the Sauk Trail Reservoir and decided to take a little rest. The sun was high in the sky, which cast a shadow as I was trying to take the photo. Eventually, the duck paddled on and flew to another location.

TAGS: Bird, Duck, Illinois, Nature, Silhouette, Water, Waterfowl

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Manhattan, Illinois, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Jacob Dalen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2019
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: May 24, 2019, 3:03 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS Rebel T6
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO200
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