Australian Darter surprises black swan by Michael Cleary (6 images)

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A terrified bird gives itself the fright of its life by surfacing directly under a black swan. The Australian Darter was searching underwater for fish when it came up for air, but gave itself quite a scare in doing so.

Amateur photographer Michael Cleary, 56, was poised waiting to snap the serene swan, in Sydney, Australia, when he was able to capture the moment - which lasted just a few seconds. In the pictures, you can see the fear in the darter's eyes as it comes to the...
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