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garo



Registered: December 2010
Posts: 70
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The last of the trumpeter swans making their way back to Canada from their winter home in Arkansas.
· Date: Wed March 16, 2011 · Views: 493 ·
Keywords: trumpeter swans, magness lake, heber springs, AR
Camera Make / Model: Nikon D700
Lens Make / Focal Length: Nikon 70-200mm/2.8 VRII +TC20E III
State / County / Area Image Taken: Heber Springs, AR
Country Image Taken
United States of America
Processing Software Applications Used
CS3

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janper44

Registered: December 2009
Posts: 3,672
Thu March 17, 2011 12:18am

Such an elegant bird from the long necks through to the white plumage and feathering. I would imagine with the change in the weather up here on the Canadian Prairies that the trumpeter swan along with the ducks and geese will be arriving shortly either to settle in for the year or to refuel on their flights further north.


jan
jeen44@shaw.ca
Pat Mark

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 12
Thu March 17, 2011 1:14am

Nice catch, they are so graceful.
EzHighway

Registered: August 2010
Posts: 59
Thu March 17, 2011 2:22am

Fantastic capture Gary, The wings all seem to be in sync and on the way to Jan's neck of the woods.
Tony Mil

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 138
Thu March 17, 2011 3:07am

Hi Gary
Nice action capture
Thu March 17, 2011 3:36am

Beautiful! In New England, all we get are mute swans and the controversy that follows them everywhere. The mutes are still beautiful. But they are bossy!
Diane

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 1,503
Thu March 17, 2011 1:11pm

Magical capture of these graceful swands as they wing their way home for the summer.
veejaycee

Registered: February 2009
Posts: 1,659
Thu March 17, 2011 9:32pm

We don't get many of these over here just some winter visitors from Russia.
Good capture but maybe a tad under-exposed.
Wot, no textures? Smile
Vic

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