Rough Waters

rough water swansFriends, these Trumpeter Swans are swimming in the rough waters of Phantom Lake in Crex.  I used the detail extractor in Color Efex Pro 4 to bring out the white feather details. These birds have now gone south, but i still have the images in my head and in my hard drive to keep me warm in this cold weather. I went to Crex yesterday and found a few hawks, eagles and redpolls to keep my camera happy.Stay tuned for these birds in the near future.   til Tomorrow MJ

 

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About mjspringett

Nature Photographer, searching for questions and answers

Posted on December 6, 2012, in Birds, Crex Meadows, Nature, photography and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 6 Comments.

  1. nice work on the image mj, wish i was over there so you each me a few things … christine

  2. Beautiful – love the wet feather detail on their necks.

  3. Beautiful! And so different from the swans I managed to capture while on holiday in the southern hemisphere.

  4. so lovely the way they are traveling so close to each other.

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