Saturday, August 11, 2012

A Swim at Sunset!!

My first sighting of this Female Mallard,

out for an evening swim on the 29th of July.

Then for only a few short seconds, the setting sun reflected on the river,
the water lit up and it looked like this.
It was just beautiful!!

Sharing today with Nancy at A Rural Journal
Your Sunday Best


32 comments:

  1. WOW!!! Swimming in a beautiful sea of colour. I love it,Debbie.

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  2. We have a few ducks in our yard. I love having them follow me around, waiting for me to put out corn for them!

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  3. This is gorgeous Debbie. I heart mallards. :)

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  4. You bet it was beautiful! Have a great weekend.

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  5. Wow! So beautiful! Happy Weekend my dear friend.

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  6. Just beautiful, all of the array of colors around the duck.

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  7. Ducks beautiful.
    The third photo is fantastic!
    Lucja

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  8. Hi Debbie.. Simply awesome...love the colors and the effect on the water...like the Mallard I wish I could take an evening swim...lucky ducky!! : }}}}}
    Grace

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  9. That's a wonderful photo Debbie! I think it's so cool to see such beautiful color in nature.

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  10. wow - look at that water catch the sky's colors! Beautiful!

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  11. That is some beautiful color reflected in the water! You're right, sometimes it only lasts a very short time.

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  12. i'm laughing because that last shot reminded me of my orange pond fencing last year! :)

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  13. HI Debbie, great shots of the mallard. And the reflection on the water is gorgeous. Lovely shots. Hope you are having a great weekend.

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  14. So pretty! I've never seen anything like it before. It almost looks like you photoshopped an effect in it. Thanks so much for sharing it with us.

    Deanna

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  15. It certainly looks very beautiful. I'm loving those reflections :))

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  16. Colors in the water are beautiful and so was the opening sunflower...WOW!!

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  17. Oh my goodness Debbie, I'm totally in awe of your beautiful photos... most especially how you've caught that enchanting evening light. Wonderful :D)

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  18. Pretty. I love ducks. They always seem so happy.

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  19. That water all lit up by the sunset is amazing!

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  20. You were definitely in the right place at the right time... beautiful!

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  21. °º♡
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    º° ♫♡彡° ·.
    Belas fotos.
    Boa semana!
    Beijinhos.
    Brasil
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  22. then i wonder whether the mallard is a piece of paint brush..

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  23. Oh it is just beautiful! God is such a wonderful artist and we are blessed to be able to capture it and share it...wonderful photos.

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  24. beautiful, beautiful photos Debbie!

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  25. Lovely little Mallard. The reflections on the ripply water are so beautiful.

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  26. Incredible colors reflected in the water... great shot!!

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  27. Thanks so much for sharing at Your Sunday Best this week, Debbie. xo

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  28. Wow!! I loved the first couple of shots, with the reflections of the blue sky, but then I saw the sunset reflections, and they are incredible!!

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