Yellowstone National park, Wyoming, USA.
When driving to Tower Falls the other day, we spotted a large herd of deers that were going to cross highway to get to the other side. They were not in a rush and bear themselves with proud. Many cars, beside us, saw this herd also and started to pull over to get ready for these animals to come close. But, the leader, probably the oldest and most experienced deer, suddenly stopped, had a few minutes of observation and then turned back, and the whole crowd too.
But there is an interesting point in this picture - look at the last animal, it seems that he (or she?) is not interested in what is going in front, he is more interested in me, my camera and the car I am driving... Probably, he was thinking - hmmm, never saw that before, maybe I will check it out, but is it safe to do so?
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bellac (184) 2011-11-23 22:19
Ici encore un paysage magnifique, belles colors, image claire et bien fait.!!
bayno (18342) 2011-11-23 22:37
HI Mike, very nice scene and landscape, beautiful colors and perfect framing, excellent depth and sharpness, well done, have a nice day, Valter
iacobi (309) 2011-11-23 22:40
Very successful picture, a good combination of colors, clear, good lighting, a good visual effect.
bema (26279) 2011-11-23 22:41
a very pleasant scenery you show here this morning (or evening in Canada)..
great colors, perfect in depth and and sharpness.
have a nice week, see you around, cheers Bernd
Guenther (10915) 2011-11-23 23:27
great shot, you show here very well how these beautiful animals match in their environment... nice and funny note! :)
serp2000 (37859) 2011-11-24 0:57
Тссссссссссс, не спугни!!! Отлично! Уверяю тебя, в России нет таких мест, чтоб эти пугливые создания подпустили тебя на такую дистанцию. Хороший репортаж получился. Из Йеллоустоунского парка.
dta (62866) 2011-11-24 1:47
Hello Mike ,
Beautiful capture of this herd of deers , in a superb landscape . Like especially the contrast of the green pines woth the golden grass .
ikeharel (52181) 2011-11-24 3:46
The series on the magnificent park is astonishing.
A fabulous moment taken here, animals look at people, maybe just as we do on them...
Beautiful nature, well collected colors, depth and sure it's inhabitants.
rychem (19395) 2011-11-24 7:52
Fantastic nature photo, beautiful herd of deers, excellent natural colors
jhm (135058) 2011-11-24 8:14
Technical a very good picture, excellent taken with the deer in foreground.
Sharpness and clarity be superb.
Excellent captured, wonderful composed.
Very well done, TFS.
Sonata11 (33151) 2011-11-24 8:51
what a fantastic captured of those animal in stand in one line. Wonderful composition and great framework as well. Colors, sharpness, clarity, POV and DOF are fantastic of this beautiful park. A very lovely view of this image which is wonderfully executed flawlessly. Great pic. I like it a lot. Thanks for sharing.
All the best,
Silvio1953 (115825) 2011-11-25 0:38
Ciao Mike, beautiful composition with a lot of lovely cretures, fascinating mountain landscape, wonderful natural colors and splendid light, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio
sacimar (25975) 2011-11-25 3:42
good moment you captured here, I like this animal line and how the last one breaks it, beautiful colors and view,
Have a good weekend,
fabianoleite (9371) 2012-01-05 17:43
Excellent line of deer, in their natural habitat. Great shades of green, wonderful landscape as well. Congratulations!
chrisvek (7001) 2012-04-25 15:07
Very nice shoot with great composition.Excellent framing and awesome POV.Great job with perfect result.TFS
Have a good night
vikasgul (0) 2012-07-08 23:33
Lovely click, whole of the landscape captured brilliently with main focus on deers.Great colours and sharness of photo is just perfect.
pajaran (48349) 2012-10-31 2:33
Lep pogled i trenutak sa jelenima ...
Dobar ostrina, kontrast i perspektiva, lepe boje.
Dobar tekst i kompozicija.
Lepa priroda i jeleni.
Nice view and a moment with deer ...
Good sharpness, contrast and perspective, beautiful colors.
Good lyrics and compositions.
Beautiful nature and deer.
All the best.
CLODO (28938) 2012-10-31 3:03
the nature is wonderfull and gives some awsome spectacles. Good picture explaining the story and the and weird funny title!
- Copyright: Mike Seleznev (Selmik) (3013)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-08-00
- Categories: Daily Life, Humorous, Nature
- Camera: Pentax 100D Super, Pentax SMC DA 55-300 / f 4.0-5.8 ED, 58 mm HOYA UV
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2011-11-23 22:10