Mute Swan Preening (17th Sep 2009)

Mute Swan Preening

Mute Swan Preening

Also taken at Birnie Loch with my new lens.  I think this is a cob (male) swan, and he was busy preening and not concerned about me taking photos of him.

This was taken in the late afternoon, but mute swans do have warm colours in their neck feathers – just not quite was warm as here!

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