31 August 2009

Ugly Duckling

Another of the Thalkirchen swans, this time a younger one.

4 comments:

brattcat said...

I think if H.C. Andersen had seen this image he might have written a different story. This young swan is truly beautiful.

Paty said...

i love the duck, for me he´s not ugly, poor one...

olli said...

Thanks all. Paty, in case you are not aware the title is based on the old story by Hans Christian Anderson about an 'ugly duckling' who is rejected by the other ducks but who turns out to be a beautiful swan.

This is a young swan who still has the darker feathers and less vibrant orange beak than the fully grown swans.

bambi said...

good face...!
I like him...

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