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© Heather Mellon
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UploadedNovember 14, 2011
TakenOctober 28, 2011
Exposure1/400 sec at f/7.1
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length300 mm

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I caught this view of the swans and a mallard on a nearby lake, which was starting to freeze over and making it easier for him to just walk on the ice, but it was the way they were looking at him that caught my eye. Just a few days later, they had all flown south..

5 responses

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (14 Nov 2011):

    Good capture and story, Heather.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Nov 2011):

    Really beautiful... I love the little mallard walking toward the swans. Very unique!

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (14 Nov 2011):

    "Tell us Sir Mallard, Have you heard a weahter report lately? We must so south are are hoping for a nice trip."

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (17 Nov 2011):

    A terrific capture!! Wonderful treatment. I shot some swans at Berry College. I will post one soon.

  • Eamonn Lynch

    Eamonn Lynch said (28 Dec 2011):

    Very nice

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