Haiku: Leaping Salmon

 

head shot of a black whippet looking ahead, ears raised and highly alert

 

a force for good
salmon leap against the flow
of falling water

Β© Xenia Tran

 

a salmon leaping against the flow near the top of a powerful waterfall

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Settings: f/5.6, 1/40 s, ISO 1600 and f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

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Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

21 thoughts on “Haiku: Leaping Salmon”

    1. Thank you so much for your kind words Liesbet, it must have been wonderful to see them in Alaska, especially when you get a chance to see bears catching them! We do not have any bears here and Eivor watched with great interest whilst he was on the lead. The salmon leap up the rivers and waterfalls from June to September to spawn in the Northern Highlands here :o) xxx

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