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Golden Midst

Whooper Swan (Cygnus cygnus) at Lake Kussharo, on the first couple of mornings that I had in Hokkaido. Small sections of the lake were warmed with hot spring waters allowing spots for the Whoopers to get overwinter. As early morning steam from the geothermal hot spots rises from the lake and diffuses morning light into multiple light rays, throngs of whooper swans arrived for their morning feeding. Wonderful flight shots of their arrival are possible, followed by extraordinary photo opportunities of them landing on the ice.

TAGS: Japan, Sustainable Travel

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© Kiat Choon Teo.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2015, 10:34 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3X
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f16
ISO: ISO500
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