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Rising Swan

Captured early one morning as the elegant swan cleaned itself in the morning light. The sun begins to burn away the mist over the river creating a surreal picture. This was a lucky shot! I missed the first time the swan did this posture but thankfully it did it again and I was there ready.

 

Nikon featured this photograph on their 2008 official calendar and also have a canvas print of it in their headquarters. It has also won several awards.

 

The Rising Swan image can be purchased as a fine-art print at Fotoviva Art Prints. Here is the direct link to the canvas print page.

 

Thanks for looking!

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Taken on September 8, 2006