Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Yellow Beak Duck

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 13 March 2014 in Animal & Insect.

I could not find what species. DOes anyone recognize it?
I value your comments

SONY NEX-C3 1/100 second F/6.3 ISO 800 200 mm

Photography is my hobby and I enjoy viewing your comments and images , because they help me become better. I look through my lens and see art, beauty, color, texture and detail. I hope you enjoy seeing my journey from my point of view. Thanks for stopping by.
You can find me on Facebook
See my Color Spotlight images

Devi from Chennai, India

It's absolutely wonderful!! Avian Grey or Eric will know the name!!

13 Mar 2014 5:21am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Ducks are funny birds.

13 Mar 2014 5:33am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A handsome bird!

13 Mar 2014 6:07am

claudie from le havre, France

Very ,very ,very nice Ruthiebear !!!!!!!! beautiful .

13 Mar 2014 6:36am

ursulakatariina from Uusikaupunki, Finland

Beautiful bird and a great shot of it!

13 Mar 2014 6:45am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Nice looking duck but I haven't a clue

13 Mar 2014 6:49am

Etsu from Japan

Great capture of a duck. I don't know the species. Have a nice day. :)

13 Mar 2014 7:59am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

I'm sorry I don't have a clue, but he's a very handsome duck.

13 Mar 2014 8:44am

Marie-France from Angers, France

excellent est magnifique ! belle journée Ruthie !

13 Mar 2014 8:46am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

sorry don't know the "make or model"

13 Mar 2014 8:50am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

I think he's called a yellow billed duck, but I could be wrong:) Nice

13 Mar 2014 9:38am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Stunning detail and clarity. Love the pattern of the bokeh as well - exquisite!

13 Mar 2014 9:46am

rick from brisbane, Australia

Hi Ruth - I am guessing that it is what we call a farmyard duck. May even be a goose. hard to tell.
Was it photographed in the wild or in a captive situation?

13 Mar 2014 9:53am

@rick: Taken at a Wildlife Park

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France


13 Mar 2014 9:58am

omid from mashhad, Iran

so cute! :)
very nice portrait!
such beautiful composition, focus, colors & lighting!
L O V E L Y !!!!

13 Mar 2014 12:45pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful detail in this shot Ruthie! Well done! ;-)

13 Mar 2014 1:02pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Lovely duck! Good focus and details!

13 Mar 2014 1:18pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Looks surprised. Superb duck ! :-)

13 Mar 2014 1:56pm

don from United States

A very good capture of this duck's head with your careful focus. Nice one.

13 Mar 2014 2:55pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Lovely ! great detail, nice close up...:-)

13 Mar 2014 2:56pm

Ptck from France

A beautiful portrait, great definition and pdv!

13 Mar 2014 6:58pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Duck feathers blend in with the stone floor! excellent POV. Best regards, Adela

13 Mar 2014 7:10pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Details are fantastic in this shot of this duck.

13 Mar 2014 7:17pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

I have no idea about the species,I only see it is a beautiful one..great compo and details !

13 Mar 2014 7:20pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful portrait !

13 Mar 2014 7:42pm

thami from Fez, Morocco

J'apprécie l'opposition net / flou entre plumes d'un côté et les pierres environnantes de l'autre.
Bonne fin de journée!

13 Mar 2014 8:23pm

michel creze from le havre, France

Beautiful portrait ! (Thanks for your passage on my blog during my absence)

13 Mar 2014 8:24pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

I haven't seen one with this colouring before - but love the soft grey.

13 Mar 2014 8:38pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

A beautiful bird and a very successful picture!:-))Haleja.

Happy Thursday, my good friend!

13 Mar 2014 9:22pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful detail captured in this close-up!! I love how the markings in the plumage have a radiating look at the base of its neck.

13 Mar 2014 9:43pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Looks a lovely bird, not sure what it is, sorry

13 Mar 2014 9:45pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Wonderful feather detail.

13 Mar 2014 11:03pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Very nice details in the feathers.

14 Mar 2014 12:42am

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Great portrait of the duck.

14 Mar 2014 1:19am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

All I know is if it looks like a duck and t quacks like a duck, it is not a crow.

14 Mar 2014 1:49am

RBL from Oxford, United States

Wonderful detail and color palette ... lovely animal portrait!

14 Mar 2014 1:57am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

I agree, great detail ... no idea what variety it is.

14 Mar 2014 2:31am

Abena from Illinois, United States

it is quite a cute duck though!

14 Mar 2014 2:38am

Ramu Sangabathula from Jersey City, United States

I don't know most of the bird names, what's about it, just admire the beauty :-), nice close up shot.

14 Mar 2014 2:52am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle mise en valeur du bec et du plumage quelle vue suerpbe compo.

14 Mar 2014 3:28am

L'angevine from Angers, France

cette couleur du bec me plait

14 Mar 2014 8:24am

Diana from San Francisco, United States

Lovely shot.

14 Mar 2014 8:33pm

Mike from Morganville, United States

So cute

16 Mar 2014 7:44pm