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a swan on Lake Bled, Slovenia
October 14, 2015

Swanlike End

“There was an incident just a few minutes before [this] photo was taken,” writes Your Shot member Kostyantyn Steblovskyy. “Two swans were fighting, as one had attempted to enter the area of the other one.” The defeated swan is seen here, swimming toward a fairy-tale ending on Lake Bled in Slovenia. “The weather was just right to take a picture like this,” Steblovskyy writes.

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Photograph by Kostyantyn Steblovskyy, National Geographic Your Shot

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