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landing gear down

To bring the short round flight with the swans to an end, here is the shot of the bird executing the landing. Like the other shots, all are from the Mur Auen, south of Graz, Austria.


One more shot of my swans on winter holidays.


I will post more of this swan shots, here is one of a starting couple.


Like I posted with the last shot, this is another one taken south of Graz, where in the Mur Auen a lot of swans are staying over the winter.

I’m pretty

A shot from a place where I already had the opportunity for some great shots. This winter, it seems that over 100 swans have chosen this place south of Graz at the river Mur as their winter holiday destination. Also this time, they were great models in posing and also a little flight show. IContinue reading “I’m pretty”

solo swan

One more shot of the swans in the Murauen, south of Graz, Austria.

Another group of swans

Another shot from the Murauen, south of Graz, Austria. Seems that a not so small group of swans (more than in the picture) has chosen that place as their home over the winter. So I’m sure will return in the coming weeks the seek for more shooting opportunities.

tired swan

At Leopoldsteinersee, Styria , Austria, I was on my way back to my car, when I saw a pair of swans. The sun had almost settled, and they made themselves comfortable for the night. I was able to get closer and made some shots with the 70-200mm. That’s the one I like best out ofContinue reading “tired swan”