Northern Pintail Duck

This photo shows a nattily attired Northern Pintail Duck at its winter home in Papago Park, Phoenix Arizona. The striking plumage of the Northern Pintail reminds me of a well-tailored tuxedo. His shiny bill is like a pair of patent leather shoes! This photo was captured during in warm winter light when the afternoon sun gives the ponds in Papago Park a powder blue tone with gold highlights. Photo by Don Peterson.



Northern Pintail Duck In Winter Ligh…