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“Swans, Cranes and a Moody Sky.” Photo ©Erika Burkhalter. All photos were taken with a Nikon Z9 and a NIKKOR Z DX 18–140mm ƒ3.5–6.3 VR lens.

Photography, Travel

Swans and Cranes in Constanța, Romania

We were racing the sunset. We could see it slipping behind the industrial buildings on the far side of the marina and we knew we had about ten minutes before it would be gone. But, because of the proximity of the war between Ukraine and Russia, security had tightened…



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Erika Burkhalter

Photographer, yogi, cat-mom, lover of travel and nature, spreading amazement for Mother Earth, one photo, poem or story at a time. (MA Yoga, MS Neuropsychology)