Swans in a Nuptial Dance
I had the rare chance to see these majestic swans in their mating ritual on the Rhine River in Breisach, Germany at springtime. It was almost like a ceremony in the swan world.
I went to the river several times in the morning to watch and photograph them – they were just amazing – almost incredible!
First I thought they were fighting – but they were not 🙂
The weather was great and the light was perfect, so I really took a lot of pictures.
This is a female swan surrounded by the stars created on the water – yes, I know how to photograph stars ( no Photoshop filters used to create them). She was exactly like in a fairy-tale wedding ceremony 🙂
… and here is a very determined male coming to meet the ladies…
Have you ever seen a swan walking on the water?
I’ve never watched a swan nuptial dance before… have you? How lucky I was to be there at the right time 🙂
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