Ugly Ducklings by Ray Clarke

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Swan and signets taken with Canon 40D 17-85is lens @85mm F8 @ 1/125 ISO 100

Featured in “Achromatic Nature” November 2012
Featured in “Just Fun” November 2010
Featured in “The world as we see it or missed it” November 2010


lake, mono, nature, signets, swan

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  • mrcoradour
    mrcoradourover 4 years ago
    Gosh Ray this is a fantastic shot, I wouldn’t have thought B&W would have worked so well but it’s perfect in this setting.
  • Thanks for your comment Malcolm. I think that the black and white in the swan helps with this shot

    – Ray Clarke

    JUSTARTover 4 years ago

    lovely shot

  • Thank you for your comment

    – Ray Clarke

  • Lisawv
    Lisawvover 4 years ago

    Terrific capture. She has quite the little bunch of little ones.

  • Thank you for looking

    – Ray Clarke

  • Rafferty-Evans
    Rafferty-Evansover 4 years ago

    Makes a beautiful card, wonderful work and love the water dribbling from the swans beak

  • Yhank you for your lovely comment Lee-Anne

    – Ray Clarke

  • Carol2
    Carol2over 4 years ago

    They are beautiful, Ray!!!

  • Thanks for your comment Carol

    – Ray Clarke

  • anisja
    anisjaover 4 years ago

    Nice capture.

  • Thanks for your comment

    – Ray Clarke

  • Ann J. Sagel
    Ann J. Sagelover 4 years ago

    Precious capture here Ray. Love the B&W

  • Thank you Ann, I thought I would try something different

    – Ray Clarke

  • Jadon
    Jadonover 4 years ago

    Beautiful shot.

  • Thank you Jason

    – Ray Clarke

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 4 years ago

    Lovely capture Ray .. works well in b&w too ~ great shot!

  • Thanks for looking and your comment Susie

    – Ray Clarke

  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 4 years ago

    Absolutely stunning capture!!

  • Thank you for your lovely comment

    – Ray Clarke

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