River Brathay

The perfect serenity of this fine morning was shattered just seconds after the exposure was made by two swans which glided in from the right and landed, in a spray of water and honking, right in front of us.

Location and conditions

Brathay meadows, Skelwith

frost, early morning, still

Technical notes

camera: Linhof Master Technika camera

lens: Schnieder 150mm lens

exposure: 2sec f45

film: fuji provia RDP 5×4