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young_cygnus_olor
Photo Information
Copyright: George Gialaouzidis (lc4giala) Silver Note Writer [C: 3 W: 0 N: 25] (237)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2009-03-03
Categories: Birds
Camera: Pentax K10D, Sigma 150-500mm f/5-6,3 APO HSM, JPEG
Exposure: f/6.3, 1/750 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2009-03-14 1:22
Viewed: 3487
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Young birds, called cygnets, are not the bright white of mature adults, and their bill is black, not orange, for the first year. The color of the down may range from pure white to grey to a buff color. The grey/buff coloration is most common. The white colored cygnets have a leucistic gene, seen most often in the north central states in America and in Poland. All Mute Swans are white at maturity.

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Hello George
wunderful shot of this young swan, great warm colors
splendid composition, it seems he like to look his image in the clear water
very well done
Jacqueline

όταν τους πρωτοείδα είχα χαρεί ιδιαίτερα,μου βγάζεις πάλι αυτό το συναίσθημα,υπέροχο επιβλητικό πανέμορφο πουλί,
πολύ καλή καταγραφή,
καλή συνέχεια
Νάσος

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