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Hi everyone, i hope your all safe today, here in the north the winds have done a bit of damage, a quite large tree opposite my house has blown down, chimney stacks in the town toppled off a pub roof.
Anyway as always thanks for all your C & Cs on my previous shot. Today i have a Coscoroba Swan, quite a beautiful one too.

The Coscoroba Swan is a species of waterfowl inhabiting southern South America. It is the smallest of the birds called "swans", but still a large species of waterfowl, averaging 4.2 kg, 1 m long and 1.57 m across the wings.

Camera:Canon EOS 550D
Lens:Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Coscoroba Swan
Username:Mike_Smith Mike_Smith
Uploaded:5 Dec 2013 - 4:34 PM
Tags:Bird, Birds, Canon, Close-up / macro, Coscoroba coscoroba, Coscoroba swan, General, Swans, Water, Wildlife / nature
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graceland
graceland  92378 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:38 PM

super picture
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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:44 PM

Beautiful detail, you have held the white well, weather not been great here either

Ali Smile

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33098 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom102 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:45 PM

Pin sharp clarity Mike

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:48 PM

Beautiful portrait of this fabulous swan, Mike !
George

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:55 PM


Quote: Beautiful detail, you have held the white well, weather not been great here either

Ali Smile

Think I agree with this comment. Fine shot Mike.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 4:57 PM

Superbly executed with great detail showing. Peter.

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
5 Dec 2013 - 4:58 PM

Nice close up Mike,
Fred.

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Caziwinkles
5 Dec 2013 - 5:03 PM

Excellent image Mike. The weather has been wild here too - although seems to be calming down now.

CarolSmile

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 5:20 PM

Great shot Mike, all the whites so detailed
Lovely
Lillian

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HarrietH
HarrietH e2 Member 4264 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
5 Dec 2013 - 5:32 PM

Simply beautiful.

Harriet

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
5 Dec 2013 - 5:58 PM

Excellent Mike, brilliant detail

John

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capto
capto e2 Member 21071 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 5:58 PM

Great shot, first time that I have seen one of these.Smile

ivor

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 6:18 PM

What a fantastic image, tack sharp with a wonderful bokeh, what more do you want.


Tish

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Jeddahknight111
Jeddahknight111 e2 Member 2Jeddahknight111 vcard United Kingdom
5 Dec 2013 - 6:41 PM

Great shotSmile

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
5 Dec 2013 - 6:53 PM

Lovely shot Mike. Very windy here as well but not too much damage yet! Cathy

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M_squared
M_squared e2 Member 3M_squared vcard United Kingdom
5 Dec 2013 - 7:22 PM

Excellent close-up. Well captured.

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 9473 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 7:48 PM

What a cracking profile Mike.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
5 Dec 2013 - 8:48 PM

Very handsome swan in this excellent capture.
Joan.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
6 Dec 2013 - 4:22 AM

An excellent close up portrait of this gorgeous bird Mike

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Dec 2013 - 11:15 AM


Quote: Very handsome swan in this excellent capture.
Joan.

Great portrait Mike

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christinecilia
christinecilia e2 Member 2christinecilia vcard England
6 Dec 2013 - 1:31 PM

stunning detail lovely close up well done. christineGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8232 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Dec 2013 - 1:33 PM

An excellent profile of this elegant bird

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
7 Dec 2013 - 7:13 PM

Beautiful portrait and detail, good white

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evelen
evelen  9 England
12 Dec 2013 - 6:25 PM

excellent capture .
eve.Smile

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