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Uploaded: 01/18/15 11:06 AM GMT
Reflection And Refraction No Manipulation
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There are no manipulations/fractals here. This is the result of reflections of buildings in the water plus ripples and a refraction of sunlight striking the water at a certain angle. You can see here how it looks when the swan has moved a little further.

My entry for the contest.

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::Dunstickin
01/18/15 11:07 AM GMT
Love thos wiggly watery reflections there Raj...Give it a kind of map, where the swan has to swim!

great catch old mate
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::Constance52347
01/18/15 11:44 AM GMT
Extraordinary image! The design does look like a fractal. This is very beautiful and a great contender!!
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::mirto56
01/18/15 12:00 AM GMT
Excellent and unique image, Raj. It really does look like it could have been manipulated with those squiggles in the water. A super find and photo.
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.GIGIBL
01/18/15 12:32 AM GMT
Excellent shot of this lovely Swan Raj well captured.
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::LynEve
01/18/15 1:10 PM GMT
This is really unique and beautiful Raj and a great contest entry !
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.picardroe
01/18/15 2:29 PM GMT
Very beautiful shot, Well done Raj.
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::tigger3
01/18/15 2:42 PM GMT
This is so darn cool! Perfect for the contest Raj. tigs =^..^=
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::0930_23
01/18/15 3:21 PM GMT
A great contest entry Raj. Love the different shades of gold.

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People are like cameras--sometimes they lose focus.
::jerseygurl
01/18/15 4:22 PM GMT
Beautiful shot Raj!!! Excellent image and perfect entry for the contest.
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::trixxie17
01/18/15 4:22 PM GMT
Outstanding entry Raj - pure gold.
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::Jimbobedsel
01/18/15 5:28 PM GMT
I love the way the water looks, Raj. Amazing how nature creates such beauty. I love the swan, and the picture is an excellent entry for the contest. Good luck.
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::biffobear
01/18/15 7:25 PM GMT
Nice..Looks like it's floating on mercury...R.
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.susanlynn
01/19/15 6:09 PM GMT
So many designs surrounding this lovely swan Raj - you did a great job with this.
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.mesmerized
01/20/15 1:27 AM GMT
Wonderful capture, Raj, and super entry...love the reflections and refractions and the color and pattern that results...best of luck.
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.makeshifter
01/23/15 12:38 AM GMT
Lovely play of light on water, and intriguing designs! Fine shot!
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::GomekFlorida
01/28/15 9:29 PM GMT
The ripples do look photo shopped, nice capture!
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.icedancer
01/31/15 7:22 PM GMT
Wowsie, what a Outstanding shot, love those colours & patterns in the water plus the rippled reflection of this gorgeous swan, Bravo - right into my favs
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