December Waterfowl Photo Contest Entries

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1 | A Good Day in the Blind

Aaron Madrid, Missouri: This is me with my buddy’s 12-year-old Lab, who retrieved 16 of our 18 birds that day. Three of us killed our four mallards and two green-winged teal to finish out our limits.

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2 | Walking Back to the Blind

Brennan Flick, Louisiana: My girlfriend and I limited out on a local WMA.

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3 | Bird Band Collection

Brent Easley, Washington: This is my personal bird band collection from my years of hunting waterfowl. 

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4 | First Honker

Jack White, Montana: Sam won this goose hunt at my Greenwing Day Camp last June. He brought down this beautiful goose on a cold, foggy day. It was his first waterfowl hunt ever.

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5 | Cuttin' Into Some Migrators

Joe Perez, Illinois: I was hunting with some buddies near St. Charles, Ill., and on this day, I decided to take pictures rather than shoot. I can’t wait to get back out there and do it again.

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6 | Fly-By


Josh Jones, Kentucky: After a successful morning hunt, I decided to finish the day shooting with my camera. This drake came really close to the blind while checking out the decoys.

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7 | More Ammo

Nicholas Bowers, Montana: The unquenchable thirst for more ammo.

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8 | Mississippi Sunrise

Scott McDonald, Mississippi: Delta sunrise with ‘KnotHead.’

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9 | Dreaming in the Decoys

Seth Patterson, Oregon: The first time I introduced my pup, Milo, to duck decoys, I made him sit for a few minutes so I could snap a photo of him in the decoys, but he fell asleep during the shoot.

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10 | Old Friends


Matt Sell, Maryland: After harvesting a beautiful drake mallard in the mountains of western Maryland, my boy Parker gave me a few good poses while waiting for his next chance to work.

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11 | Sunrise Dekes

Ben Piepenbring: Waiting on the ducks to show their faces on this beautiful morning in the Pacific Flyway.

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12 | Last Hunt

Greg Wright, Nebraska: This is a picture taken during my dog, Magnum's, last hunt. He loved his job, and was as good of a friend at home as he was in the blind.

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Check out these entries to the Realtree.com Waterfowl Photo Contest!

We received some great submissions for the Realtree Waterfowl Photo Contest in December. After carefully reviewing them all, we’ve picked a few of our favorites. These photos will be among the finalists eligible for winning gift cards to the RealStore in February.

Make sure to send in your January submissions, both for the waterfowl contest and the deer season contest, for your chance to win gift cards worth up to $500 from the RealStore. Click here for rules and more information.