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Tuesday, May 8, 2012

ABC Wednesday: Q is for Quartet and Quintet

Quickly I looked through my archives for quartets and quintets in nature.
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Quiet mornings find mixed quintets like the 2 male and 2 female mallards plus one Canadian Goose above. Below a mallard quartet made up of three males and one female.
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Next a quintet of all Canadian Geese.
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Ending with another quiet morning and a quartet of Canadian Geese.
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32 comments:

Judy @ daily yarns said...

These are great, but I love the reflections in the third shot.

Mar said...

Fab shots, the first one is simply mesmerizing!!

q is for...

aka Penelope said...

I like how the light shines on the water for these quartets and quintets in your photos. These groups really seem to be synchronized and floating in perfect harmony.

Hildred and Charles said...

Lovely serene pictures...

Meryl said...

What a sweet idea for "Q"! Great photos too!

Luna Miranda said...

i love your Q photos.:p
i like the grace of these Canadian geese.

Ruby's said...

Cool pictures.

ewok1993 said...

Fab Q post. I love the ducks. Great job.

Leslie: said...

Marvelous photos! And so peaceful...have a wonderful week,

Leslie
abcw team

Roger Owen Green said...

they are QUALITY pics, as always.
ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Reader Wil said...

I love your quartets and quintets!
Great choice!
Have a great week!
Wil, ABC Team.

zongrik said...

great way to shoot a common theme, i say common because is shoot ducks and geese any time i get the chance


don quixote limerick

photowannabe said...

Now why didn't I think of that?
Great use of Q.
Quartets and Quintets...perfect.

Emille said...

I second photowannabe's comment! Your second pic with the leaves in the water almost looks like a painting! Have a great week!

caite said...

Especially love that first one, the look of the water.

Ann said...

A quartet of quackers!!!!
Ann

Jama said...

Cool photos!

Hazel said...

I never thought of quartets and quintets for Q week. Lovely groups of fowls. I love quiet mornings too.

Ann said...

our ducks are far from being quiet, they are very quacky.

Indrani said...

Good play of words with excellent pictures.

Gillian Olson said...

These are great, love your "q" groupings.

chubskulit said...

Very quaint.

Come and take my Dementia Quiz
Rose, ABC Wednesday Team

Paula Scott said...

Very, very clever!

Cezar and Léia said...

You are a talented photographer dear Carver, your pictures are wonderful!
Léia

Annie said...

The birds and the water and the light are all so beautiful. Love your quartets and quintets!

Joops said...

I love that second shot the best!
Quench... have a nice day!

jewaicious said...

What sweet captures of the feathered ones. Lovely shots...each one.

Sallie (FullTime-Life.com said...

Good choice for the meme -- and your archives are amazing! I love the peaceful feeling of all the 'q' groupings.

Suzy said...

They all look so "qute". Nice take on the prompt and lovely pics.

ChrisJ said...

Well done, Carver. Great photos and right on target.

BlueShell said...

Love those...Great shots, really great!
BShell

R.Ramakrishnan said...

Absolutely amazing and beautiful shots.

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