30 August 2009

Swan

The River Isar near Thalkirchen is a gathering place for both swans and people. Hundreds of these beautiful birds congregate there. It's a great place to get pictures of the birds up close since they are always on the look out for food from the many visitors who gather there.

6 comments:

brattcat said...

Amazing detail. You have such a range of images. It's a joy to see your daily postings.

Luis Gomez said...

Lovely. I truly enjoy your photos.

olli said...

Thnk's brattcat. A little bit of everything - mostly because I've only switched to DSLR in the last year and I'm still experimenting.

Thanks Luis - I'm enjoying your images of DC. I might be moving back there for a while next year so a little bit of photographic inspiration is nice.

Leif Hagen said...

Hello Mrs. Swan! Beautiful sharpness and detail in your photo!

Eamon said...

Even the drop of water is clear. Great sharpness.

olli said...

Thanks. I was surprised at how sharp this image turned out. I was using my 55-200 lens which while pretty good is not a top of the range lens. Every once in a while though it seems to turn out these great images. Couldalso be down to the tolerances built into the AF system.

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