Tuesday, 24 June 2008

Dad is the carrier...

... while mum fishes for food.

15 comments:

Ann said...

How sweet.

Dina said...

What a good father and sweet babies! And the photo itself is a work of art.

Suzanne Perazzini said...

I am so impressed by the drake's diligence. Great composition with the water swirling about the subjects and the subtle shades in the water.

Nathalie said...

Oh dear, I've heard of this but never really seen it. How cute!
Our ducklings here paddle hard behind their parents but never get a lift...

Blognote said...

Thank you for visiting, Ann!!

Thank you, Dina!!

Grazie Suzanne!!


Thanks for your visit, Nathalie!!

kenziekylanmom said...

What a good daddy! I just love that you caught this moment!

Pietro said...

Thanks for your visit and your comment! Your blog is really interesting.
This is a wonderful and very expressive photo.

Dusty Lens said...

A tender family moment. I wonder what kind of duck they are, they look similar to mergansers

Abraham Lincoln said...

It is hard to beat a photo like this one. Everything is just right.

Ken said...

Nice of Dad to give Mom the day off.

Virginia said...

Oh your site is lovely. I will enjoy Italy through your lovely photographs. Thanks for stopping by my Birmingham, AL blog. I appreciate your kind comments.

Blognote said...

Thank you for visting my blog, Kenziekylanmom!!

Thanks for your kind comments, Pietro!!

Thanks Dusty Lens!! I do not kno what they are called in English. I will try and find out. These waterbirds and a few other ones carry their small ones on their back.

I really appreciate your comments Abraham!!

Thanks Ken!!

Thank you for your kind words, Virginia!!

Marie-Noyale said...

I have never seen that before!
You've got THE eye!!

omami said...

so cute!!

Blognote said...

Thank you, Marie!!

And thank you too, Omami!!