Tanka: Winding Down

 

swan parents with two cygnets swimming between boats and plantoons

 

cygnets and swans
between boats, pontoons
strings of algae
draped around young feathers
the wind stays out at sea

© Xenia Tran

 

two cygnets swimming in the harbour by a small boat

 

 

a cygnet pruning her feathers in the harbour

With love from Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: 1/5.6, 1/250 s, ISO 200, f/6.3, 1/320 s, ISO 250 and f/5.6, 1/250 s, ISO 320.

 

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Haiku: Harbour

 

a swan glides pas a pontoon and boats (seen only in water reflections) in the harbour

 

fisherman’s boat
a swan glides by to see
the harbour

© Xenia Tran

 

 

a swan leans over to inspect inside a small fishing boat in the harbour

With love from Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 HS, Settings: f/5.6, 1/200 s, ISO 100 and f/5.6, 1/160 s, ISO 100.

 

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