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Reflection

Observed: 11th August 2009 By: kolkol’s reputation in Birdskol’s reputation in Birds
Swan~GreatNature~animal
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Species with which Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) interacts

Comments

Simon Walker's picture

Pretty Good Photo, Chris!

Better than that, actually. How is it lit?

Si

chrisbrooks's picture

Not mine

Sadly it's not one of mine Simon, great image.

Simon Walker's picture

Sorry, Kol

The id by Chris fooled me.

How was the photo lit? Most impressive.

Regards

Simon

kol's picture

Hi Simon, My first post so

Hi Simon, My first post so still finding my way around here. It was lit actually during daylight hours, shot in RAW format so just dropped the blue channel etc. to get that result.

Ray Turner's picture

Flash?

Did you not use fill flash? There is a double highlight in the eye. Very nice shot.

Ray

Ray

kol's picture

Yes I would have used a fill

Yes I would have used a fill flash and natural sunlight.