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Bottom Feeder ?

By Niknut
A 'Silly-Sunday' shot for you today !!........NO, the title refers to the fact this swan is upended, & feeding off the bottom of the pool !!!.....what do you think I meant ????.GrinGrin

It was taken during a visit to Slimbridge back in Sept., I was on a board-walk overlooking the swans.....they were searching for the food that had been thrown in by the
visitors, that had sunk to the bottom.......so I held my camera out over the water to get this shot, looking straight down onto the swan in this precarious position !!!!Grin

Many thanks to everyone for the great response to 'Derwent Cloudbreak'.....& special thanks to SteveSloan for the UA, Ta muchly !!!!!!!!!Smile

The sun's blazing down at the moment, so I'm off out for the day...........

Tags: Swan Slimbridge Humour and fun

Voters: CarolG, EileenH, JuBarney and 51 more

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Comments


CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
10 Nov 2013 11:46AM
That's a bit of a bummer, Keith Wink Carol

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EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 11:57AM
SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Eileen
JuBarney Plus
5 20 3 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 12:50PM
A terrific Silly Sunday shot
Ju
Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 12:52PM
Bottoms up. Just whats needed toay. Great fun. Peter.
10 Nov 2013 12:53PM
Well, I see what he thinks of photographers!
10 Nov 2013 1:09PM
A great Silly Sunday shot
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
10 Nov 2013 1:10PM
Brought a smile to my face...well timed
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 1:48PM
Well you've excelled yourself with this swan's derriere - decided to be polite!
KateGrinGrinGrin
gary_d Plus
8 576 13 Wales
10 Nov 2013 2:09PM
'' does my bum look big in this''SmileSmile
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 3:08PM
GrinGrinGrin

A cracking image...

Regards Nathan
10 Nov 2013 3:44PM
Fabulous for silly sunday, made me smile Grin

Kathryn
pamelajean Plus
10 964 1830 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 4:22PM
A very silly image indeed of the swan up-ending, but I too have some that are equally as silly...of ducks, tooGrinGrin!
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
10 Nov 2013 4:43PM
How obliging of him - I wondered what the heck it was at first. GrinGrin
Joan.
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 71 14 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 4:51PM
Super image, well capturedSmile


Cliff
saltireblue Plus
6 5.9k 33 Norway
10 Nov 2013 5:11PM
I am sure the magistrates will take your version into account, KeithTongue Innocent until proven otherwise, naturellementWink

Malc
10 Nov 2013 5:15PM
Oh the indignity of it !!

Steve
Quoise Plus
3 736 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 7:09PM
Haha great shot, made me laugh Smile
netta1234 Plus
4 369 2 Wales
10 Nov 2013 7:14PM
GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Brilliant imageSmile
NettaSmile
Franko59 5 3 1 England
10 Nov 2013 7:28PM
Water Tight technique with very little Feathering!! Did you use the the Duck and Dive tool in Photoshop?GrinGrinGrinGrin this shot made me smile!!!,,, IanWink
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
10 Nov 2013 7:38PM
It always pays to have the camera ready and waiting Keith. Excellent shot.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 8:35PM
That is a real smiler for the day!!
Lillian
Tish1 Plus
3 16 1 United Kingdom
10 Nov 2013 9:09PM
Bottoms up!!!GrinGrinGrinGrin

Tish
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
11 Nov 2013 9:44AM
love the most unusual pose, at first I thought it was a flower headGrin
12 Nov 2013 10:10AM
Must have seen you coming
mickp Plus
10 9 7 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2013 4:38PM
Superb detail to this image.
Mick
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Nov 2013 10:06PM
I just swant to say this is a rearly good fun shot, I'm afraid i'm scraping the bottom of the barrel with my puns tonight!Blush

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