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Dancing Japanese Cranes by Simone Sbaraglia
Monday, 16th April 2007

Dancing Japanese Cranes

by Simone Sbaraglia

Japanese cranes mating ritual.
Equipment: Nikon D2x, Sigma 500 f4.5
Simone Sbaraglia
Simone Sbaraglia has been involved with photography for over 15 years, while building a parallel career as a research scientist. A native of Italy, Simone holds a PhD in Mathematics from University of Rome and has worked in some of the most prestigious research centers in Italy and in the U.S. His work as a researcher has allowed him to travel extensively and pursue his passion for photography. Currently a semi-professional photographer, Simone travels all around the world to document the beauty, harmony and uniqueness of our planet, making pictures that serve us as a reminder of our obligation toward the future generations. Simone's work has won awards in juried international contests and has been selected for online and gallery exhibition.

Dancing Japanese Cranes by Simone Sbaraglia was photo of the day on Monday, 16th April 2007. It is tagged , , , . You can leave a comment below.

18 Comments

Karen Gwinner

16th April 2007 at 1:04 pm

Exquisitely beautiful!! Thank you for sharing.

jabi

17th April 2007 at 10:09 am

oh wow! BEAUTIFUL!

Pam

17th April 2007 at 6:40 pm

Stunning! Thank you for this exquisite photo.

EST

21st May 2007 at 11:31 pm

What a grace and elegance! Oh, they are Japanese Cranes – I just wanted to say there is something Asian about this picture… This is a fantastic photo!

shirin nouraei

23rd May 2007 at 8:57 am

WoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooW
bravoooooooooooooooooooooo

6th June 2007 at 7:07 pm

Wonderful capture.

19th June 2007 at 8:07 am

I can see how japanese culture reflects nature. This image reminds me of the danse of maiko… Absolutly magnificient.

21st June 2007 at 7:49 pm

Awesome photo! I was there in April but the cranes had moved on by that time, much to my disappointment!

kml

2nd July 2007 at 2:49 pm

Just a graceful as a ballet! So beautiful – thanks for sharing the amazing image!

Anurag

16th July 2007 at 8:32 am

“Bird Art”!!?

16th July 2007 at 10:12 am

I like to come back on this one. I think it’s my favorite of earthsot’s excellent choice. Respect.

11th November 2007 at 1:37 am

Photography and art merged beautifully. This is a great image that was captured, cropped and presented artistically.

16th November 2007 at 8:45 am

STUNNING!!!!!!!!!

Su

14th April 2009 at 7:50 am

Wonderful image.

7th December 2009 at 5:19 pm

Wow, they are very cute.

Rovert Iksnolbaj

11th April 2010 at 6:16 pm

this photo is cooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool

Su

18th April 2010 at 3:30 pm

still a great shot, they look as though they are posing just for you.

renee

18th April 2010 at 10:07 pm

excellent shot, very neat!

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