Swanning Around

By Glostopcat  
A flock of swans taken this afternoon on the river Severn at Worcester. This area of the river is a designated swan sanctuary

Tags: Mute swans Worcester River severn Wildlife and nature Humour and fun

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Comments


1 Sep 2006 4:58PM
Never seen so many at once, well captured.
Mick

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Thats a lot of swans! Great capture and it works in B&W

Stan
oppo Plus
10 6 2 Scotland
1 Sep 2006 5:13PM
There are so many it looks a bit like an abstract/pattern image. Well captured.

Phil
Scanny Plus
11 29 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 5:56PM
Agree, has an abstract quality. Good shot
Phil
Grin immense! That would make a fabulous postcard or piece of framed art Smile Magnificent!
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 27 Northern Ireland
1 Sep 2006 6:04PM
never seen so many in one place

well caught..like the top down approach
jeff
RoddBC Plus
10 40 United States
1 Sep 2006 6:18PM
Great capture!

Rodd
PLCimagery Plus
10 77 1 England
1 Sep 2006 6:18PM
what a capture!makes for a great picture
pete
Like it. beautiful shot.
Paul_cats Plus
11 61 22 Scotland
1 Sep 2006 6:31PM
Swan lake? Excellent capture Edmund.
Paul
1 Sep 2006 6:50PM
What a lovely picture, like how the sun catchs the water.
Tim
1 Sep 2006 7:11PM
So many, anyone counted?!!! Great shot :oD

Jenny
1 Sep 2006 7:18PM
great viewpoint... its better than counting sheep lol... brilliant shot
bunSmile)
franken Plus
14 4.1k 4 Wales
1 Sep 2006 7:27PM
This is different and very good. Well senn and taken.

regards
Ken
Wow, plenty of swans for your money here Edmund, great way to take this shot, excellent, Adrian
1 Sep 2006 7:43PM
Wow what a fab shot - excellent perspective - you almost have to look twice to see the swans!
Paula
1 Sep 2006 7:58PM
Quite a remarkable capture,
Alan
kinfatric Plus
12 550 9 Scotland
1 Sep 2006 7:58PM
i can't recall as ever seeing so many
1 Sep 2006 8:01PM
Well seen and executed. Largest collection of swans I've seen! Click
John
glazzaro Plus
12 70 23 United States
1 Sep 2006 8:08PM
Well taken, just be leary of getting close, thay have been known to take a nip or two of observers that got to close! Wink Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
It is crowdy, but it has great perspective.
M.
ginz04 Plus
12 281 20 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 8:11PM
beautifull but vicious creatures well captured matey
Glostopcat Plus
10 255 2 England
1 Sep 2006 8:14PM
Many thanks for all your kind comments, i was safely out of reach of these swans as i was standing on the quay well above them! There were many other swans not included in this photo too
1 Sep 2006 8:16PM
Great shot,swanderful capture well spotted....

Tony.
Nigel_95 Plus
10 260 2 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 8:48PM
Looks severely overcrowded. I too have never seen this many together. Good shot.

Nigel
Kool_Kat Plus
11 166 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 8:56PM
Hey this must be your swan song of a shot
love the shot
Kath
BlueRoom Plus
10 73 20 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 9:10PM
What a glorious shot. A whole frame full of these beautiful birds.
Wonderful.

Eric.
exposure Plus
12 4.0k England
1 Sep 2006 9:18PM
A Beautiful patterned image a lovely exposure and composition.
Pauline.
BURNBLUE Plus
10 12 1 United Kingdom
1 Sep 2006 9:25PM
One of the best images today for me! Lovely photography.

Simon.
1 Sep 2006 9:38PM
Fantastic image,love the way you have done this, so many swans in one place looks great well seen and taken.


Mo.
1 Sep 2006 10:11PM
This is fantastic....all those swans in one place, I've never seen so may.
Love the way you've captured them.
A very interesting shot.
HilarySmile
1 Sep 2006 11:11PM
Great shot. Tried to count them but gave up.
Bill
piccy Plus
10 8 Wales
2 Sep 2006 8:27AM
Plenty of them there. Nice shot.
A brilliant capture.

Trish x
2 Sep 2006 8:47AM
Well found, never seen so many together, and at peace.

Peter
ericfaragh Plus
13 138 4 United Kingdom
2 Sep 2006 8:51AM
Good repeats, nice high viewpoint for it.
Excellent capture.
Christine
2 Sep 2006 11:49AM
Hi Edmund - one of the best shots you've posted so far. Great idea to take this. Well spotted. John
2 Sep 2006 12:23PM
Edmund
Interesting shot, nice atmosphere
Thank you for your comments
george
2 Sep 2006 6:59PM
Magnificent image ... very eye catching.

Nice one.

Malc.
2 Sep 2006 8:17PM
Would make a great jigsaw puzzle. Kevin.
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
3 Sep 2006 9:00AM
This is a great shot, I wonder how it would look in B/W.
Rock
MickS Plus
12 23 14 England
3 Sep 2006 8:56PM
watcha Edmund,
one or two thereSmile guddun.
best
Mick
I seen them at the Swannery, no this is a lot for a river. Nicely taken.

(*.*)D
Great shot, with an incredible natural contrast.
best
Luv this.....A striking image!!

Cheers,
Suzan Smile
Glad to be your 60th click on this brilliant shot.
Richard
Nice capture, seems almost abstract like.

Smithy
12 Sep 2006 10:32PM
awesome shot never seen that many all at once well captured.
Debbie.
23 Sep 2006 8:47PM
Good and different angle on this, maybe if the lighting weren't as intense on the water and the ducks skin. Well captured however!

Mike
Leo Plus
15 46 9 England
28 Sep 2006 6:38AM
WOW..this one I missed Edmund and it's just terrificSmile I've never seen so many in one spot.

Leo
ha, brillaint shot.

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