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Northern Pintail  Anas acuta,Canada,George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary,Geotagged,Northern Pintail,Winter Click/tap to enlarge

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  1. What a portrait! The detail in your recent shots is stunning! Posted 2 years ago
    1. Almost all of them from Saturday, with the exception of the macro of the flowers were using the new lens. I am quite impressed with how sharp it is. I took my tripod along, but it was bright and I didn't use it - so even more impressive, everything for the day was hand held. Posted 2 years ago, modified 2 years ago
      1. Very impressive indeed, enjoy it! Posted 2 years ago

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The Pintail or Northern Pintail is a duck with wide geographic distribution that breeds in the northern areas of Europe, Asia and North America. It is migratory and winters south of its breeding range to the equator. Unusually for a bird with such a large range, it has no geographical subspecies if the possibly conspecific duck Eaton's Pintail is considered to be a separate species.

This is a large duck, and the male's long central tail feathers give rise to the species' English and scientific.. more

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Mar 6, 2016. Captured Mar 5, 2016 12:58 in 5191 Robertson Rd, Delta, BC V4K 3N2, Canada.
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  • f/8.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO400
  • 560mm