Swan symphony

This gorgeous swan couple had me engaged for a long time while walking along this beautiful canal in Bruges, Belgium. Their fascination for each other was so evidently palpable in their gestures and movements, that I really wanted to capture a moment between the two that I could take along with me as a happy memory.

I waited for about 15 minutes in anticipation of a sync of their long, slender and beautiful, though extremely swiftly turning necks. And finally, for a fraction of a second, I got this one. If you watch closely, the swan on the left is facing her front, while the swan on the right has his head twisted behind to pair up with his partner. But the elegance is such that it makes the difference less noticeable!

I love the symphony of elements in the image – the harmonious blend of the green landscape with the sweet exhibit of affection. It subtly stirs up feelings of being in unison with one’s partner, having a common direction of vision, hope and love. The feelings of being at peace.

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6 thoughts on “Swan symphony

  1. FeelPurple 07/06/2018 / 11:27 PM

    Hey Shagun,
    I have nominated you for this Mystery Blogger Award, I hope you are fine with it.
    Thank you!!


  2. mosesodhiambo 12/07/2018 / 2:47 PM

    I love how you ceized that moment and drew the inspiration to write this


    • Shagun 12/07/2018 / 11:04 PM

      Ah, thanks a bunch! It was a gorgeous moment 🙂


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