Previous Ring Necked Duck
10 of 49 from January 2009

Aythya collaris (Ring-necked Duck)

The classic, I thought it was one species, get home and check the guide books and find out I was totally wrong. Live and learn.

Also, not great composition - try getting lower to the water and try to get the eye focused.

Age: Mature
Camera: Nikon D2x
Date: Sunday, January 4th, 2009 at 12:02 PM
Exposure: 1/40 sec at f2.8
Gender: Male
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 80-200mm f/2.8D ED-IF AF-S Zoom-Nikkor at 200mm
(equivalent field of view of a 300mm lens on a 35mm camera)
With cropping (you see 18% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 701mm lens on a 35mm camera
Region: North America, Canada, British Columbia, Metro Vancouver, Vancouver, Stanley Park
Scientific Name: species related to Aythya collaris (Ring-necked Duck)
Tag: bird, Stanley Park
Larger image: 1220 x 1830
Raw image: 1220 x 1830

John Harvey Photo > January 2009 > Ring Necked Duck
John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2021 to 2005 > January 2009 > Ring Necked Duck

Leave a Comment

Some HTML allowed: <b>, <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>, but most isn't.  Text length is limited.  Comments from first time authors will be reviewed before being posted. Comments with swearing or painfully poor spelling will probably be rejected.

Last Modified Sunday, November 19th, 2017 at 23:29:18. Edit
Copyright and Contact Information.