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Willow tit – Poecile montanus

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Or is it a Marsh tit, – I am not sure. I wish you a Happy New Year!
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 tripod with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.
My contribution to: «Wild Bird Wednesday»

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Common Merganser – Mergus merganser

Laksand female
This female Goosander (laksand) is swimming in the River Nidelva together with a Mallard male.
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 with a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.
My contribution to:   «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «The BIRD D’pot»


Common Goldeneye – Bucephala clangula

Kvinand
A Common Goldeneye (Bucephala clangula) male swimming in the River Nidelven, Nidarø – Trondheim, Norway. This drake is looking for a female!
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 600mm f/4G ED VR on a Redged RTC-332 With a Redged RWC-3 swinghead pro.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» – «The Bird D’pot»  –  «Saturday’s Critters»


Mandarin Duck – Male (Aix galericulata)

Mandarinand (2)
A rare visit in Nidarø – Trondheim, two male Mandarin Ducks. Mandarinand (1)
Lovely colors, – it looks almost artificial!
My contribution to: «Mandarin Orange Monday»  –   «Wild Bird Wednesday»  – «The BIRD D’pot»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED, hand-held camera.


Caught In Action

WTE1
A White-tailed Eagle caught in action. (-click on image to enlarge-) A great «Fisherman», indeed!
My contribution to: «The BIRD D’pot»  –  «Wild Bird Wednesday»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED, handheld camera, standing in a moving boat.


«You’ve Got The Look»

The Look1
From a trip to Flatanger – Norway. A White Tailed Eagle (Haliaeetus albicilla) has got the look!
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday»  –  «The BIRD D’Pot»
Nikon D4 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 300/4.0 D IF-ED from a moving boat.


«The Figurhead»

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A Moroccan seagull acting as a figurehead on the bow! Agadir – Morocco.
Nikon D700 using Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 24-70mm f2.8G ED, hand-held camera.
My contribution to:  «Wild Bird Wednesday» –  «The BIRD D’pot» –  «My Sky» – «Sky Watch Friday» –  «Blue Monday» –  «Ein Stück Himmel»