Taken 16-Sep-14
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Keywords:Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, Trumpeter Swan, Fountain Flats, Firehole River
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Dimensions1448 x 2172
Original file size1.52 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken16-Sep-14 08:47
Date modified14-Oct-14 18:57
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeNIKON CORPORATION
Camera modelNIKON D700
Focal length600 mm
Focal length (35mm)600 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/1600 at f/4
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias-2/3 EV
Exposure modeManual
Exposure prog.Manual
ISO speedISO 250
Metering modePattern
Digital zoom1x

We took a fall trip to Yellowstone again this year. My sister Fran joined me for the first week and Lori was able to join me for the second week. The trip had variable, but generally warm weather. The elk were largely absent, but we did see a few distant bulls with harems. Other wildlife was pretty abundant, but as is often the case in Yellowstone, they were pretty distant.



We drove out to Fountain Flats and found this wonderfully cooperative trumpeter swan in the Firehole River. We reuturned on several other occasions to photograph it.