Anas platyrhynchos domesticus

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Showcasing Manky Mallard Portraits – They Are Oddly Beautiful

2017-02-22T06:51:31+00:00February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Birds, Domestic Ducks, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Some people might call these manky mallards homely, weird or even downright ugly but I prefer thinking of them as oddly beautiful and believe they are worthy of being showcased once in a while.

Domesticated Mallard with a hidden face

2016-12-23T05:51:37+00:00December 23rd, 2016|Categories: Birds, Domestic Ducks, Salt Lake County, Utah|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Ten days ago I photographed a manky mallard at my local pond and when I pulled images of it up on my monitor I discovered that it has a hidden "face" and once I saw it I couldn't un-see it. Do you see it?