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Old 8th December 2008
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Adventure on Ice

And our performer is one of the brave Cygnets from the Old Canal, Swindon.

Shot with the low bright afternoon sun, so some evidence of the Swan Problem.












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Re: Adventure on Ice

I think this works better on video !

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Re: Adventure on Ice

Ian's right, this would have made a brilliant video.

I'm amazed to see how surprised the cygnet looks.

How will it get food if the water stays frozen?
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Re: Adventure on Ice

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Ian's right, this would have made a brilliant video.

I'm amazed to see how surprised the cygnet looks.

How will it get food if the water stays frozen?
Well enough bread and bird seed gets thrown onto the canal, plus swans eat the greenery growing on the banks - so food is unlikely to be a problem.

Yes - a video may have worked better, still I thought it was sufficiently unusual to warrant a few pictures.

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