Mute swans at Slimbridge WWT, Gloucestershire, UK.

Nikon D80 – Sigma 70-300mm lens

Featured in the JPG Cast Off’s group JAN 2010.
Featured in the A Place to Call Home group APR 2010.
Featured in the Nature in its Entirety group JAN 2011.
Featured in the All Soft and Cuddles group JAN 2011.
Featured in the Nature’s Paintbrush group MAY 2011.
Featured in the Animal Captions & Confessions group AUG 2011.
Featured in the High Quality Images group AUG 2011.
Featured in the Cee’s High Quality Photography group NOV 2011.

Winner of the Amazing Wildlife Challenge – Wildlife in Love AUG 2011.


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I originate from Lancashire but now I am based in Blaenavon, South Wales. I am an Aerospace technician and amateur photographer which takes me all over the UK.

Steve Liptrot Photography

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  • misiabe80
    misiabe80over 4 years ago

    Great photo!!!Fantastic shot!!

  • Thank you

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Kate Adams
    Kate Adamsover 4 years ago

    Fabulous shot Steve!!! details are great!!!

  • Thanks Kate, appreciated

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Babcia
    Babciaover 4 years ago

    Makes a great Valentine card!

  • Good idea! Thanks you

    – Steve Liptrot

  • freddybland123
    freddybland123over 4 years ago

    Wonderful capture~!!!!

  • Thanks Freddy

    – Steve Liptrot

  • ritaagostinelli
    ritaagostinelliover 4 years ago

    Beautiful work!! Lovely composition and lighting!! Perfect title!! :)

  • Thank you very much Rita

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Joseph Rieg
    Joseph Riegover 4 years ago

    Great shot, Steve, the clarity is amazing.

  • Cheers mate

    – Steve Liptrot

  • lorilee
    lorileeover 4 years ago


  • Thanks Lori

    – Steve Liptrot

  • BCImages
    BCImagesover 4 years ago

    brilliant work simply brilliant

  • Thanks Steve

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Barberelli
    Barberelliover 4 years ago

    So beautiful!

  • Thank you very much

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Polly x
    Polly xover 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture – almost pulled off a heart there as well!! :)

  • Maybe next time! Thanks Polly

    – Steve Liptrot

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