Fowl-Weather Friends

While I have more from the horse close-up serie, I don't feel like posting them. Perhaps another time I'll feel differently. For now, I am juggling with satisfaction and hesitation. To date, I have taken over ten thousand photos with my 5DM2 alone, with several hundreds from the X1. Most of them are keepers. Photos I have taken range from just about every subject, from portrait to landscape, from product to architecture, from travel to lifestyle. However, most of these you will likely not see...and frankly, I am not sure what will become of them.

 

In the past few weeks having completed most of my deadlines, I have been occupied with learning landscape photography. It is amazing how much one could learn from this subject alone. I did not know that capturing a simple sunset would require so much more, especially in the way of expensive gear such as a sturdy tripod, polarizer, and filters.

  • Clement Chan 3y

    I don't think landscape photography is a difficult topic for you!
  • nina's clicks 3y

    Cute duck and gorgeous light! Your shots are always amazing!
  • Sarazal 3y

    beautiful capture,
    love the subjects and the light! :)
  • Olive Ndungutse 3y

    The sunset light is so beautiful - the ducks are glowing :) Wonderful shot.
  • Mathijs Delva 3y

    Great low pov as the others said, cute too :)
  • Véro 3y

    Cette torche de lumiére dans les arbres est spectaculaire ! c'est magnifique Dung !
  • JasonWeddington 3y

    Love the low angle and golden sunlight. Great play on words in the title!
  • Fat_Fingers 3y

    Stunning image! Really love the low view and sunset in background !
  • dawn_ds 3y

    this is the cutest little family i ever did see
  • silviaON 3y

    lovely perspective, details and background
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    Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)
  • Chi • 紀 3y

    wonderful shot!
  • Ernie Kwong 3y

    That explosion of light above is like the perfect cinematic cover theme for the band of ducks :D
    Nice work, Dung!
  • Frame_finder 3y

    Exceptional light!
  • Saoirse Fitzpatrick 3y

    Nice perspective, beautiful capture.
  • Andrea Scaffidi 3y

    fantastica
  • wildorange55 3y

    goodness, that light and bokeh is too good.
  • {no rest for the wicked} 3y

    Delightful. Love the sunlight in the background.
  • Amy Stegman 3y

    Such beautiful golden tones and bokeh. Great shot:)
  • nicolas bouvier 3y

    well done, Dung. it's good seeing your shots.
  • Minghua Nie 3y

    Lovely. Great title.
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Taken on June 10, 2012
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