Photo of the Day

swans gathered on the surface of the water in Slovakia
November 15, 2013

Swans, Slovakia

This Month in Photo of the Day: Your Shots

Swans and ducks, Piešťany, Slovakia

What Makes This a Photo of the Day? I love the slightly off-kilter composition here, with the cluster of birds near the bottom of the frame. This gives a sense of movement and allows the eye to take in the peripheral elements—the ripples of the water and the sprinkling of ducks. —Alexa Keefe, Photo of the Day editor

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