Common Eider
Somateria mollissima

f6.7 @ 1/6400s, ISO:1600, Nikon D3S w 500mm and 1.7X tele-extender


"Common Eider," Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The female is a brown bird, but can still be readily distinguished from all ducks, except other eider species, on the basis of size and head shape.
Cape Cod Canal, Bourne, Massachusetts
 
01/21/2015