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Swan Taking A Bath!

By SocksAndStuff
I was standing on the bank of the River Trent close to Essex Bridge photographing Damselflies when I became aware of rather a lot of splashing in the water fairly close to me. As dogs are let off their leads to play in this section of the river I didn't think a lot of it until I glanced up and saw a Swan taking a bath in front of me! I went straight for it, all my settings should be wrong, but somehow I think I pulled it off. It was amazing!

Tags: Water Swan Bird X River trent Wildlife and nature Staffordshire England

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26 May 2018 8:45AM
You certainly have pulled it off even with your damsel fly settings. I think a faster shutter speed would have taken away the sense of movement in the shot.
You certainly know how to pull one off.
Have a good weekend


SteveSmile

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26 May 2018 8:54AM
Well captured.
26 May 2018 12:47PM
Great action capture
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
26 May 2018 1:22PM
Good action shot Helen.
Ron
Alison_S 13 339 United Kingdom
27 May 2018 11:02AM
Beautiful! Grin
Beautiful!
Carol
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
27 Jun 2018 8:15PM
Terrific action shot
Ju

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