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Enjoying the hammock at Blackwater Bay
Fairchild Oak Tree
Atlanta Botanical Garden Water Lily
she says, goodbye!
A dragonfly on an antenna
A reverence to the apex of dramaturgy in Stratford-Upon-Avon.
Eager Egret
Garden of Dreams in Vienna.
Female Mallard during her preening ritual.
Historical Treasures Museum, in Kiev Pechersk Lavra.
Butterfly and the blanket flower
Preening ritual of a female Mallard.
Caught mid-roar!
Namibia dunes and mountains
A man kisses his wife's cheek by a hidden waterfall in Belize.
Hot air balloon interior
Cheetah in the grass
Cheetah yawn
Camp
The beauty of the Amazon Basin
Leopard in Namibia
green dragonfly
Best friends in Ecuador
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Preening ritual of a female Mallard.

I took this picture of a female Mallard preening herself at Main Reservoir in Lakewood, Colorado. What a contortionist!

TAGS: Bird, Colorado, Duck, Mallard, United States

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New Castle, Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2016
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© Ann L Ramsey.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 08.2016
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 4, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 300mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO140
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PHOTO LOCATION Lakewood, Colorado, United States of America