Swan chariot

© Ann Coates

Swan chariot

Stefania Barbier level-addict 10/1/2011 12:16:14 AM

adorable!!!! #1412015

Mary K. Robison 10/1/2011 12:21:16 AM

Great title for this lovely capture, Ann. #9708583

Michelle Alton 10/1/2011 2:27:44 AM

Beautiful family capture, Ann. I have never seen a sight like this, and it's just so wonderful. #9708655

Jeff Robinson level-addict 10/1/2011 2:52:44 AM

Wow Ann - What a wonderful wildlife capture! #9708681

Avril Young level-addict 10/1/2011 3:17:04 AM

oh my goodness, this is just too wonderful for words, this is a WINNER...wonderful capture Ann #9708708

Gord MacEachern level-addict 10/1/2011 5:26:43 AM

The only way to go!!
Fabulous iage Ann!! #9708913

Tiia Vissak level-addict 10/1/2011 7:37:18 AM

very cute! #9709097

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-addict 10/1/2011 10:22:46 AM

What an amazing sight! I know they carry their babies like this. I've just never seen it in real life yet. How lucky you are, Ann. And what a beautiful image this is. #9709356

John Connolly level-addict 10/1/2011 1:00:57 PM

What a wonderful sight and capture Ann! Thanks for sharing this wonderful scene! #9709592

Marijana Fajgl level-addict 10/1/2011 1:16:29 PM

It is just perfect, Ann! So warm and beautiful. A winner in my book. #9709614

Barbara Waldoch level-addict 10/2/2011 12:05:12 AM

Gorgeous image, ANn! #9710291

Terry Cervi level-addict 10/2/2011 7:26:45 PM

Adorable, Ann! #9712080

Terry Cervi level-addict 10/2/2011 7:26:46 PM

Adorable, Ann! #9712081

Phillip R. Connolly level-addict 10/3/2011 3:40:32 PM

A really beautiful capture, Ann!! You have nailed this one!! Excellent!

We don't see many bugs during the winter and in the daytime on the windscreen!! ;-)

Phil #9714089

Bill Houghton 10/8/2011 5:40:22 PM

Ann, this is just perfect. Outstanding capture. Bill #9724220

Usman M. Bajwa level-addict 10/11/2011 12:33:18 AM

What a fabulous sight this must have been. Like Avril and Marijana, I see a Winner too, Ann, good luck!

UB. #9728364

Carol L. Fowler 11/16/2011 3:51:09 PM

Wonderful FInalist- Congrats #9809289

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/16/2011 4:37:46 PM

Just beautiful, Ann! Congratulations! #9809736

Terry Cervi level-addict 11/16/2011 5:16:32 PM

Cute as can be, Ann! Congrats on your finalist! #9810063

The Judges at BetterPhoto.com 11/16/2011 7:01:46 PM

love the color contrast. #9810618

Renee Doyle level-addict 11/16/2011 7:14:33 PM

Congratulations Ann on another excellent finalist! #9810735

Jack Gaskin level-addict 11/16/2011 7:17:55 PM


Jack #9810769

Ellen Hodges level-addict 11/16/2011 7:26:39 PM

Huge congrats on your awesome and sooooo well deserved finalists, Ann!! Very best luck!!! #9810832

Patti Coblentz level-addict 11/16/2011 10:54:19 PM

This is so sweet, Ann...congratulations on your finalist! #9811473

Stan J. Bendkowski level-addict 11/17/2011 1:11:33 AM

Fantastic capture, Ann! Congratulations on your wonderful finalist. #9811726

Stefania Barbier level-addict 11/17/2011 1:56:54 AM

congratulations again Ann!!! #9811826

Nadia Paul level-addict 11/17/2011 2:15:36 AM

Congrats on your beautiful finalist Anne! #9811870

Marijana Fajgl level-addict 11/17/2011 5:11:50 AM

I just love this one, Ann! Huge congratulations! #9812370

Val Feldman level-addict 11/17/2011 7:06:56 AM

I'm in awe at the excellent bird captures you produce, Ann...No exception here! What an amazing sight this must have been to witness and you were "at the ready" with your trusty camera! Congratulations, again!!! #9812791

Kathy Cline level-addict 11/17/2011 10:01:00 AM

Super shot Ann.
Congratulations again.
Have a blessed day.

glitter-graphics.com #9813431

Stefania Barbier level-addict 11/17/2011 12:53:38 PM

beautiful winner, congratulations!!! #9813931

Val Feldman level-addict 11/17/2011 1:20:22 PM

Oh, Ann - am so very happy to see Gold attached to this wonderful and heart-warming capture! Warmest congrats to you on a fine Gold Win!! #9814037

Daniella Puente level-addict 11/17/2011 1:28:48 PM

Beautiful :) congrats! #9814070

Terry Cervi level-addict 11/17/2011 1:50:30 PM

This is just adorable, Ann!! Congrats on your well deserved win! #9814217

Mary K. Robison 11/17/2011 2:38:14 PM

CONGRATULATIONS on your well earned Gold Winner, Ann! Love that title! #9814367

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 11/17/2011 2:40:59 PM

Hardy congrats on your win, Ann, for this delightful image!

Debby #9814383

Ellen Hodges level-addict 11/17/2011 2:54:40 PM

Very huge Congrats on this very fabulous winner, Ann!! #9814425

Amy M. Wilson level-addict 11/17/2011 4:39:30 PM

Big congrats on your precious Gold winner, Ann!! #9814788

Cindy Bendush level-addict 11/17/2011 4:44:30 PM

Very sweet - congratulations on your gold Ann! #9814823

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 11/17/2011 4:53:45 PM

Big Congratulations on this awesome Gold 2nd Place Winner Ann ... fantastic!!!

jo ann c. #9814869

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna level-addict 11/17/2011 4:59:45 PM

WTG in this incredible October winner, Ann! :-) k #9814903

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-addict 11/17/2011 7:51:25 PM

HUGE Congratulations on your win!!! #9815398

Tiia Vissak level-addict 11/17/2011 11:54:22 PM

Congratulations! #9815653

Renee Doyle level-addict 11/18/2011 12:29:04 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Ann!!! #9815691

Renee Doyle level-addict 11/18/2011 12:29:12 AM

Congratulations on this wonderful winner Ann!!! #9815692

Michelle Alton level-addict 11/18/2011 2:34:43 AM

This image is so brilliant and beautiful--it HAD to be a winner, and thankfully it is! Congratulations Ann! #9815788

Stacey Williams level-addict 11/18/2011 4:23:22 AM

Congratulations Ann! #9816044

Christopher Budny level-addict 11/18/2011 4:52:21 AM

Terrific capture! Congratulations! #9816124

Sabrina Ryan level-addict 11/18/2011 6:53:26 AM

CONGRATULATIONS on your Fabulous Winning image, Ann! #9816336

Janet Fikar level-addict 11/18/2011 7:18:11 AM

Excellent image - congratulations!! #9816403

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-addict 11/18/2011 8:47:44 AM

Huge congratulations on your wonderful Winner,Ann!!!! #9816525

Patrick Rouzes level-addict 11/18/2011 10:49:30 AM

Absolutely endearing WINNER, Ann! Congratulations! #9816747

David M. Montero level-addict 11/18/2011 12:43:47 PM

Very cool capture! Congratulations on scoring gold Ann! #9817003

John Connolly level-addict 11/18/2011 12:44:17 PM

Congratulations on your winning image Ann! Very well done indeed! #9817007

Marijana Fajgl level-addict 11/18/2011 2:39:25 PM

I am so glad to see this one as a winner, Ann! Big congratulations! #9817155

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-addict 11/18/2011 3:34:12 PM

Such a well deserved winner, Ann. Congratulations!!! #9817298

Lisa J. Boulden level-addict 11/18/2011 8:49:04 PM

Congratulations on this adorable winner, Ann!
~♥~Lisa #9817953

Rona L. Schwarz 11/18/2011 9:38:43 PM

Oh my, this is unbelievably adorable and cute and so well-done, Ann! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN! #9818084

Merna L. Nobile 11/19/2011 11:48:29 PM

You’re the kind of person who makes the world a better, brighter place…You worked hard for this, you made it happen, and you have a right to be proud. So enjoy these satisfying moments; you deserve every one! Merna

Debbie Bray 11/20/2011 6:53:57 PM

Ann, congratlations on a very well deserved win! This image is just soo adorable! #9821804

Nadia Paul 11/24/2011 2:32:31 AM

Congrats on your wonderful winner Ann! #9828163

Amanda J. Tanner level-addict 11/25/2011 5:03:17 PM

Congratulation on this wonderful winner Ann! #9830545

Husain Akhtar 11/27/2011 2:45:52 AM

Terrific winner! Big congratulations! #9832606

Liz blahh 11/30/2011 6:14:46 PM

Congratulations on your winning image, beautiful! #9840224

Inge Linden 1/28/2012 3:45:53 AM

Excellent image - congratulations!! #9951888

Carole L. Parker level-addict 3/4/2012 2:50:30 PM

OMG Ann, what an amazing picture. I just love it. Right to my favs. #10021672

Gary Enloe 3/5/2012 8:12:16 PM

Fantastic capture Ann and a big CONGRATS on being a winner #10024040

To discuss, first log in or sign up (buttons are at top center of page).


Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 150.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Uploaded on 10/1/2011 12:06:56 AM

Made With

Camera: Canon EOS 40D Digital SLR

BetterPhoto.com All Time Best Photo Contest Finalist
BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

Copyright for this gallery photo belongs solely to Ann Coates. Images may not be copied, downloaded, or used in any way without the expressed, written permission of the photographer.
Contact photographer via gallery.
Log in to follow or message this photographer or report this photo.