Bruno D'Amicis - Northern greetings

Bruno D'Amicis - Northern greetings

A familiar sound that I used to hear very often years ago, yet still buried deep in my heart, got my attention. I turned to look and saw their unmistakable silhouette. Cranes flying north right above my village! Here, in the very center of Italy, they are an unusual sight. I run inside to grab my camera and managed to take a few shots when they were already far, flying against the Apennine range. A sign that winter is almost over? Surely, a warm message of greetings from the northern wilderness that moved me deeply.

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Posted on 20.02.2012
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Tags: abruzzi apennines bruno damicis common crane grus grus migration snow velino winter wildlife photography
Bruno D'Amicis - Northern greetings

Bruno D'Amicis - Northern greetings

A familiar sound that I used to hear very often years ago, yet still buried deep in my heart, got my attention. I turned to look and saw their unmistakable silhouette. Cranes flying north right above my village! Here, in the very center of Italy, they are an unusual sight. I run inside to grab my camera and managed to take a few shots when they were already far, flying against the Apennine range. A sign that winter is almost over? Surely, a warm message of greetings from the northern wilderness that moved me deeply.

Location:

Posted on 20.02.2012
Photo info -
Tags: abruzzi apennines bruno damicis common crane grus grus migration snow velino winter wildlife photography