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Friday, February 19, 2016

Swans at the strip pits

This is part of a group of swans we were looking down on the other day out at the strip its.
They took off as I was trying take photos of them. It might look like their wing tips are black, but they aren't. 

11 comments:

joanna said...

what a lovely set of pictures. Gaggle of swans? Bevy?

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

In answer to Joanna's query above:
a gaggle of swans
a wedge of swans (when they're flying)
a bank of swans (at rest on land)
a bevy of swans
a whiteness of swans
a herd of swans (semi-domesticated swans)
an eyrar of swans
a gargle of swans
.....but whatever you call them they're beautiful.

The Cranky said...

I love the way you caught their shadows trailing behind on the water.

Sandra said...

so beautiful and I would love to see them in the wild. I have only seen 2 and they were in Jungle Gardens, not wild.

Nancy Chan said...

Beautiful and so graceful the swans. Have a blessed Sunday!

Small City Scenes said...

Super shots. Brilliant minds here of course....I have Swan on my blog too. LOL


MB

Chandra@GreenComotion said...

Superb shots, Rose!
I love the 2nd one, in particular.
Have a Happy Weekend!!
Peace :)

TexWisGirl said...

both are beautiful shots!

CountryMum said...

Ooo I really love these photos Rose. Just beautiful.

Revrunner said...

Marvelous!

Judy said...

I love that last shot!

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