Swan Profile

Dr Silly 8/27/2008 7:43:44 AM

Wonderful Swan Portrait. :O)

Vicki L. Filippin 8/27/2008 8:34:28 AM

Thank you, Doc!

Dominick M. Dimacale 8/27/2008 9:11:53 AM

Great animal image here, Vicki.

Dominick #6376080

Vicki L. Filippin 8/27/2008 9:17:36 AM

Thanks so much, Dominick! #6376106

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 8/27/2008 2:06:01 PM

Great flow and details, beautiful Vicki! #6377346

Vicki L. Filippin 8/27/2008 2:13:22 PM

Many thanks, Donna!
:o) #6377377

Nancy (Peaches) Harker 8/27/2008 6:33:21 PM

FANTASTIC capture Vicki!!! He is sooooooooooo Beautiful, I never see swans here. #6378272

Vicki L. Filippin 8/27/2008 6:35:32 PM

Thanks, Peaches! Where is "here"? #6378286

Stephanie Frey 8/27/2008 7:47:47 PM

Beautiful capture Vicki! #6378540

Sherran Andersen 8/27/2008 8:36:37 PM

Wonderful clarity, colours and details. #6378742

Vicki L. Filippin 8/27/2008 8:57:33 PM

Thanks a bunch Stephanie and Sherran!
:-) #6378780

Destiny D. Seelatsee 9/7/2008 9:08:05 AM

Nice! very lovely capture! congrats! #6423445

Vicki L. Filippin 9/7/2008 9:10:42 AM

Thanks so much, Destiny! #6423457

Irene Colling 9/7/2008 6:02:30 PM

Great composition and detail. Congrats on the EFP. #6425571

Vicki L. Filippin 9/7/2008 6:31:51 PM

Many thanks, Irene! #6425695

Mark S. Cox 9/7/2008 7:09:16 PM

Beautiful capture. Great cropping. I feel like this is only half of a pair is displayed here (half of a heart). A lonely picture in a good way! #6425858

Vicki L. Filippin 9/7/2008 9:26:14 PM

Thanks for your visit, Mark.
No, this isn't half of a pair that I'm aware of. The day I went, there were lots of swans chillin' by themselves and some coupled up. I don't know if it's because they were, indeed, single or if they were just doing their own thing at the time. There were several groups of goslings around, so maybe this was just Daddy keeping watch over the family. I guess I never thought of it as lonely, but I can see where it would make you feel that way. Thanks for sharing what you saw and how it made you feel. I like that! #6426199

Elida Gutierrez 9/22/2008 10:02:24 AM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!! #6488980

Jean E. Hildebrant 9/22/2008 11:38:56 AM

YAY!!! Look at that, Vicki! Congrat's to you!! This is WAY KEWL!!! #6490417

Stephanie Frey 9/22/2008 12:31:02 PM

Congrats on another beautiful Finalist, Vicki! Glad this one moved on! #6490979

Mitch Spence 9/22/2008 2:25:12 PM

Congratulations, Vicki. #6491952

Donna La Mattino Pagakis 9/22/2008 3:47:13 PM

Beautiful image Vicki, congratulations! #6492465

Michelle L. Frick 9/22/2008 4:36:16 PM

Beautiful finalist Vicki! Congratulations!! #6492902

Datha Y. Thompson 9/22/2008 8:22:53 PM

Congratulations again Vicki!!! Beautiful!!! :0) WTG #6495315

M.Christine Duncan 9/22/2008 9:39:15 PM

Congrats... this is so very elegant! #6495913

Vicki L. Filippin 9/23/2008 3:03:17 AM

Oh, Baby! It's been a long time for me! Thanks a MILLION for your continued support and help Elida, Jean ( I love how I've got you saying "kewl" now..lol), Stephanie, Mitch, Donna, Michelle, Datha & Christine #6497004

Susan Fox 9/23/2008 6:11:59 AM

A big congrats on this great photo Vicki!! #6497912

Vicki L. Filippin 9/23/2008 6:35:15 AM

Thank you, Susan! Your encouragement means the world to me!
:-) #6498076

Anna Diederich 9/23/2008 6:38:45 AM

Huge congrats, Vicki! :) #6498101

Vicki L. Filippin 9/23/2008 6:48:09 AM

Thanks SO much, Anna! #6498191

Summer A. Kozisek 9/23/2008 9:02:53 AM

Great profile Vicki, lovely lines and details. Congrats on your finalist! #6498813

Michael Umbreit 9/23/2008 4:19:00 PM

Vicki - I don't know how I missed this one! You know I love nature shots and this is a beauty! Great details and composition! Congratulations! - Mike #6500790

Vicki L. Filippin 9/23/2008 7:33:57 PM

Thank you, Summer and Mike. I really appreciate the positive feedback! #6501998

Pat Gamwell 9/25/2008 11:35:10 PM

WooHoo, girl! WTG! Big congrats on this "kewl" finalist! lol:) #6513753

Vicki L. Filippin 9/26/2008 3:56:09 AM

HeHe! Thanks, Pat!
xoxo #6514525

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Shot at Fisherman's Inn this spring.

Entered 8/27 - Animals

Exif: F Number: 10, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/1600 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 20D

Uploaded on 8/27/2008 7:34:11 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist

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