Perfect Imperfection (I)

Challenge #1 in the Perfect Imperfection series. Hosted by CJ Lan.
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"Some beautiful things are more impressive when left imperfect than when too highly finished." Life is not about finding a perfect life cycle, it is about seeing an imperfect life cycle perfectly. Show us a picture to illustrate/demonstrate that concept/philosophy.
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Duck's Eye View
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Only after photographing this female mallard, did I notice the malformed bill
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Submitted: Thursday, 23rd June, 2011 02:20 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 25th March, 2011
Focal length: 400 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 400
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