Swan Lake on Ice by MikeSquires

Two Mute Swans testing the ice at Wath Ings on the Old Moor Reserve in South Yorkshire, England.
Sony a77 with Sony 70-400 SSM lens.

Unborn tomorrow, and dead yesterday,
Why fret about them if today be sweet!

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam – Edward Fitzgerald

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  • dilouise
    dilouiseover 2 years ago

    A lovely serene photo, I like the title too!

  • Thank you Di. I’m really glad that you like this one.

    – MikeSquires

  • KatMagic Photography
    KatMagic Photo...over 2 years ago

    Such a stunning photo and so well taken…from a fellow Sony A-77 shooter…

  • Thank you Katherine. A real compliment from someone who takes such stunning photographs as you do.

    – MikeSquires

  • Anthony Ogle
    Anthony Ogleover 2 years ago

    It’s almost surreal, as if the swans have been cut from another picture and pasted
    great effect

  • Thrilled to be featured in the ‘Simply White Gallery’. Many thanks.

    – MikeSquires

  • WildestArt
    WildestArtabout 2 years ago

  • Really pleased to be featured in the ‘Monochrome in Color Group’. Thank you very much.

    – MikeSquires

  • Jodie  Davison
    Jodie Davisonabout 2 years ago

    This is lovely. I took one yesterday of a swan on a frozen lake.

  • Thank you Jodie. I like your swan pic too.

    – MikeSquires

  • Pamela Jayne Smith
  • Thank you Pamela. Great to be featured again in the ‘All Things Black and White’ group.

    – MikeSquires

  • AngieDavies
    AngieDaviesalmost 2 years ago

    Simply lovely!

  • Thank you Angie.

    – MikeSquires

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 1 year ago

    Very nice capture

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBover 1 year ago

    September 26, 2013

    Beautiful work!

  • Thank you Teresa. Really nice to be featured in the ‘Love These Creatures’ group.

    – MikeSquires

  • dilouise
    dilouiseover 1 year ago

    Congratulations on having another feature with these Swans, simplicity can be so beautiful.

  • Thanks Di. You have summed up this picture perfectly in five words.

    – MikeSquires

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