In August 2011 the local swans had finished with their moulting season. The otherwise tranquil early morning scenes were erupting into a frenzy of wing beats and splashes.
Young and old birds were charging across the lake as one, exercising and practicing their flying technique.
A combination of several frames.
4752 X 3568 Pix
August 2011, Essex U.K. / Cannon EOS / telephoto / tripod / RAW / Photoshop.