17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Elegance and Majesty in Contrast

A perfect landing by a Mute Swan. This image reflects a strong contrast between the calmness induced by the white beauty on the swan against the disturbance caused in the water by its landing. I reduced exposure on the background to reflect the same contrast.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Cape May, New Jersey, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Priyanka Arora
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