Hooded Merganser Takes off – Water Splash

Post on December 21, 2014 Hooded Merganser Duck BirdsWaterfowl

By:

A drake hooded merganser launches and strike a trailing splash as it runs across the water in a calm morning at Los Colinas, Texas. My favorite spot in DFW area to get this skittish divers in action.

  • Canon, EOS 1D Mark IV
  • EF 500mm F4L IS USM
  • ISO 640, 1/2500, F6.3 ,700mm
  • Los Colinas, Texas
  • January 19, 2013
hooded merganser in fight water

See more photos from Bird In Flight

  • Drake Lesser Scaup in Flight - Head on
  • Female Wilson’s Phalarope in Flight at Village Creek - Arlington, Texas
  • american coot in fight
  • northern shoveler in flight soft light
  • Drake Hooded Merganser Lift-off, Reflection
  • lesser scaup drake airborne in flight

See more photos from Hooded Merganser

  • female hooded merganser
  • Drake Hooded Merganser Taking off
  • Drake Hooded Merganser in Flight
  • Hooded Merganser in Flight, Take off

See more photos from Duck

  • lesser scaup-make landing tiptoe
  • northern shoveler in flight Eclipse Plumage
  • lesser female scaup surfing
  • American Wood Duck Hen in Post-mating Molt
  • drake mallard wingflap
  • blue winged teal

Picture Licensing and Usage

Thank you for an interest in my photos. I do not give away any of my photos for free, profit or non-profit usage. Please do not use them without prior written consent from me. No exception. Photo Buyers for Publications, Advertising, or any other use please send your inquiry to below or contact me here.

Comments and Discussions