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Sleeping Beauty .:. Newborn cygnet Baby mute swan under mamas wings...;) Cygnus olor,Mute Swan,aquatic birds,baby,birds,cygnet,mute swan,newborn,swan Click/tap to enlarge

Sleeping Beauty .:. Newborn cygnet

Baby mute swan under mamas wings...;)

    comments (9)

  1. So tender, and a great compo. Promoted! Posted 6 years ago
    1. Thanks!;) Posted 6 years ago
  2. Wowwwwww !! Posted 6 years ago
  3. Sleeping Beauty and Swan Lake all rolled into one. Great photo. Posted 6 years ago
  4. Virginity and innocence melted into this shot. So great.. Posted 6 years ago
    1. Cover shot of a magazine I'd say,
      So wow..
      Posted 6 years ago
  5. Sweet shot! Posted 6 years ago
  6. Perfect! Posted 6 years ago
  7. Very nice shot! Posted 6 years ago

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The mute swan is a species of swan and a member of the waterfowl family Anatidae. It is native to much of Europe and Asia, and the far north of Africa. It is an introduced species in North America, Australasia and southern Africa. The name 'mute' derives from it being less vocal than other swan species. Measuring 125 to 170 cm in length, this large swan is wholly white in plumage with an orange bill bordered with black. It is recognisable by its pronounced knob atop the bill, which is larger in.. more

Similar species: Ducks, Geese, Etc.
Species identified by Roeselien Raimond
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By Roeselien Raimond

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Uploaded May 30, 2012. Captured May 19, 2012 17:06.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/6.3
  • 1/640s
  • ISO100
  • 420mm