Because their feathers are not waterproofed and do become waterlogged the anhingas must dry their feathers before flying any great distance. This page has views of males and females drying their feathers.
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This early July 2014 image is a post-fishing drying session.
This anhinga is drying its feathers in a tree hanging over the pond.
I saw this extremely waterlogged bird in early July 2014.
Not sure what the anhinga has in its gullet.
Females have a grey upper body, neck and head.
Same bird from the back view.
(I think the feathers closest to her body resemble epaulettes.)
Side view of the drying bird.
She sees me watching her.
All photos © S. M. Garver