A young black-headed gull is perched in a tree above lake – close up.

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A close up shot of a juvenile black-headed gull perched on the branch of a tree above a lake, looking around. These birds only have a “black” head as adults during the breeding season (summer). See in detail its beautiful grey, white and black plumage, with red legs and beak. 4K locked tripod shot. (Ref. Bird 106)

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Young male mallard duck is preening on a small “island” on a lake 1.

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A close up shot of a juvenile male mallard duck (Anas platyrhynchos) preening on a small “island” in a lake, he swims off and gets replaced by his sister who begins to preen herself. These young birds still do not have their full adult feather markings. 4K locked tripod shot. (Ref. Bird 88)

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Long, nodding flower spikes of a pendulous sedge – close up.

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A close up shot of the long, nodding flower spikes of a pendulous sedge (Carex pendula) next to a shimmering lake. The flower spikes contain a lot of pollen, towards the end of the clip the plant is tapped and the pollen disperses. 4K locked tripod shot. (Ref. Grass 09)

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