Goose and gosling

24 04 2010

While I was photographing the ‘Blue Moon’ Siberian Iris, a pair of Canadian geese waddled across a boardwalk near the Martha and Reed West Island Garden at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden. Mom and Dad were trying to keep up with their baby gosling, off exploring the world in all directions. I got this “record shot” (not award-winning by a long stretch) when the mother (I presume) and baby slid into the water and began grazing in the vegetation.

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24 04 2010
deb

too cute

26 04 2010
Scott Thomas Photography

Those youngings…always wanting to wander off. I like the post of both their heads. Mom looking out while the gosling looks for a new place to paddle off to.

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