Australian Shoveler (male)
The Australian Shoveler (Anas rhynchotis) is found on wetlands throughout Australia.
It is a duck with a heavy, square-cut, shovel-tipped bill. Males have deep grey-blue head with a vertical white crescent between the bright-yellow eye and the bill. Females are mottled brown with a dark brown eye.
The Australian Shoveler using small grooves, or lamellae, on the sides of its bill to filter small aquatic invertebrates from the water.
Actual print dimensions: A4 8″ x 10″ (203mm x 254mm), A3 11″ x 13.75 (279mm x 349mm)
Media and Ink: Images are printed on 100% cotton rag – museum grade white fine art, matt 310gsm photographic paper. Epson UltraChrome HDR inks, the latest pigment ink technology are used for colour fidelity and permanence.
Photographer’s signature: Each photographic print is signed by hand. The signature appears near the bottom of the image.
Postage and packing: Images are supplied in an archival sleeve, packed in a tube and posted via Australia Post mail with tracking.