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Northern Pintail
Photographer: Richard Rigterink
Location: Merritt Island NWR, Florida
The marsh was filled with a variety of waterfowl, all dressed in their breeding plumage. The challenge was to find an individual, male pintail.The sun was right as this pintail displayed his long tail and flight feathers.
Digital Alterations: 
Standard alterations
Camera Information: Canon 1D Mark 3 with Canon 500 mm 1.4L lens with 1.4 extender
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