I was strolling this morning and came to this garden, and there were numeros flying Swallows along with some other birds - and I sat on the grass and took about 40 or so pictures: see also the 2 WS as one swollow cought inflight. Those are very swift and evasive birds, and they were flying low on grass proximity.
One more post also on TN .
2 Swallows on a wire , here .
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JFS (32459) 2010-09-10 3:23
I observed that lately your are in the nature mood. I like it. I have to say too that you have captured a lovely atmosphere.
pablominto (53746) 2010-09-10 3:24
A pleasant scene with the old trees and the red berries!
The low point of view works well, bringing us face to face with the birds...
I guess swallows are hard to photograph, as they are so fast in flight!
mauro61 (52887) 2010-09-10 3:26
un'ottima cattura in cui oltre alla bellezza di questi alberi dalle chiome fiorite hai ripreso anche il volo basso degli uccelli.
Buona la qualità e la resa della luce,
rodgerg (55767) 2010-09-10 11:16
Superb place, well coloured and full of serenity. The colors of the flowers in the tree arise very well in the green color. Greta depht too with the large FG.
Have a nice WE,
pierrefonds (71167) 2010-09-10 18:08
The point of view is taking my esyes toward the trees which is giving depth to the composition. It is also showing the passy of the swallows. the morning light is bringing out the colors. have a nice day.
AKITA (15125) 2010-09-10 19:37
a beautiful shot of wonderful garden,
trees with red nuts look settled and rich,
and rapidly flying swallows look illusionary on the green yard,
maybe lots of insects are fed by the flights,
very cheerful ambience is nice,
thank you for your interesting shot,
jurek1951 (42198) 2010-09-10 21:48
Excellent contrast and presentation,
good colors and sharpness.
Excellent point of view,
raszid62 (18515) 2010-09-10 23:22
Old trees in the park, and in the foreground perfectly captured swallows in flight. Excellent image quality and excellent composition.
בן העצים בפארק, ואת הקידמה לחלוטין בולע בשבי. בוקר טוב בטיסה. איכות תמונה מצויינת קומפוזיציה מעולה. בברכה.
danos (103156) 2010-09-11 0:29
Good morning Ike,
nice the snapshot with the swallows to fly over the grass ground.The trees on the background with their red flowers make the scene more effective.
Have a nice weekend,Danos
izmirli (3989) 2010-09-11 11:25
merhaba dear ike
wonderful nature and trees.well done.
Kielia (24077) 2010-09-12 10:16
you really had a difficult task when you captured this scene with the swallows! But the result is very pleasant. The light is amazingly illuminating these interesting trees - and the colors are very beautiful. My compliments!
yeln (11516) 2010-09-21 22:55
pravi foto lovec si, ker ti je uspelo ujeti lastovko v letu. dobra predstavitev in dobro narejeno! čestitke!
lep dan, vojko
jmdias (68719) 2010-09-23 7:36
we can enjoy this peacefull moment in the gardens, this flamboyant is nicely put in the scenery and the work of the birds give us a sense o movement
kennyblack (4207) 2012-01-25 8:03
Hello Ike, a beautiful shot of nature with a magical green and the birds in flight. Very good management of light.
Greetings and best wishes for a good evening ... Marino
lakshmip1949 (19081) 2012-05-23 8:12
A nice garden where one can enjoy these beautiful trees with red berries. Nice shot capturing the swallows in flight. A nice way to pass the time.
Cricri (125930) 2014-02-04 10:13
Jolie prise de l'oiseau, surtout celle en WS, il semble danser dans l'air, belle lumière et de beaux arbres en fleurs, très jolie compostion
elenimavrandoni (0) 2014-03-25 14:21
Ike, amazing fresh color of green, so very natural and of course the presence of the little swallows makes your image much more attractive!!
ruisc_pt (11090) 2015-03-06 4:44
Amazing shot Ike,
Great framing and frozen flyght..
abmdsudi (57734) 2015-07-08 10:41
A perfect combination, of sun, trees, grasses and flying birds that summed up to this peaceful place to unwind and take in the beauty and charm. So sit, relax and watch the show! I love layering of colours and contrast on the foreground complementing the tree. Well done shot, Congrats
- Copyright: Ike Harel (ikeharel) (78381)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2010-09-10
- Categories: Nature
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC FZ35
- Exposure: f/4.5, 1/250 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): Birds, animals and other nature's creatures [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2010-09-10 2:08