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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 16th February, 2012)


A crush of swans at Three Sisters.

Photo: Mick Byrne  (Sony HDR)
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Comment by: Trixie on 16th February 2012 at 10:40

What a beautiful site..
There must be food about.Haha.

Comment by: incer71 on 16th February 2012 at 11:27

not much thought to that shot mick,chuck aload of bread in water wait for the mayhem and click,

Comment by: Mick on 16th February 2012 at 16:25

I must say this photo looked a lot better when I took it with them all moving up and down.


Comment by: twitter on 16th February 2012 at 17:59

lovely shot mick . well done

Comment by: Ellen on 16th February 2012 at 19:57

Just another great shot! I can imagine easily what you mean about the movement,however.

Comment by: Hugh Wilson on 17th February 2012 at 06:40

Good picture. However, the collective noun for a number of swans seen together, not flying, is a 'Game' of swans. When seen in flight, this changes to a 'Wedge' of swans. A group of ducks is known as a 'Balding' or a 'Raft'

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