Barnegat Lighthouse, New Jersey
I photographed the Merganser at the very end of the jetty near the Barnegat Lighthouse in New Jersey. I was quite close, while he was floating in rough water, apparently comfortable that I was not about to enter the rough, cold water
lighten shadow, sharpness, saturation adjustments and cropping.
Canon 60D, Canon 300mm f4 L + Canon 1.4x extender