Beyond the BackyardViera Wetlands

Bottoms Up!

The most frustrating part about photographing ducks is that they give you far too many “butt-shot” opportunities.  Of course, if I was a duck and I had to dive for food, I guess I’d spend a lot of time with my head underwater as well!  I spent some time watching this Blue-Winged Teal diving, and I tried to capture her feet as she rummaged for her breakfast. I thought a shot with flailing feet would be funny.  This is as close as I got…