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Safariman Basic MemberThu 20-Sep-12 02:29 AM
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"Pensive Primate"
Thu 20-Sep-12 02:33 AM by Safariman

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It's been a while since I've posted.


We found this contemplative Chacma baboon on the railings of the bridge over the Sabi River in the Kruger National Park, South Africa.

Comments & critique welcome.

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1/500 @ F5
ISO 400
Beanbag




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jrp Administrator JRP is one of the co-founders, has in-depth knowledge in various areas. Awarded for his contributions for the Resources Charter MemberThu 20-Sep-12 03:12 AM
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Wow!
Such an accomplished image.
Right light and you chose the right angle.
The background boke is a dream to search for.
Very glad to see you posting again.
Thank you.

Have a great time
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Scotty45 Silver Member Nikonian since 20th Mar 2010Thu 20-Sep-12 04:05 AM
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Swan Reach.Vic., AU
          

Superb shot. A very sharp image. The bokeh makes a great contrast....Scotty.

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francine Silver Member Nikonian since 07th Jun 2007Thu 20-Sep-12 11:29 AM
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Great shot. Its the eyes for me

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massulo Gold Member Nikonian since 07th May 2002Thu 20-Sep-12 02:05 PM
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Super shot - love those red eyes....



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Antero52 Silver Member Awarded for his expertise in post-processing, being  consistently helpful and professional. Nikonian since 07th Jul 2009Fri 21-Sep-12 05:50 AM
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I agree with the others. This is a great shot.

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This shot shows how to do it right... Fantastic lighting, detail, expression and whew just about everything.

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Safariman Basic MemberFri 21-Sep-12 11:50 AM
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Thanks for the kind comments!

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cockers Silver Member Nikonian since 25th May 2006Fri 21-Sep-12 08:00 PM
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Excellent in all respects!
Well done.

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Dubes Silver Member Awarded for his high level of achievement and willingness to help others – most notably in wildlife photography. Nikonian since 16th Jun 2007Sat 22-Sep-12 07:02 PM
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Beautiful portrait, great timing and great lighting - the side lighting really brought out the details.

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Safariman Basic MemberMon 24-Sep-12 10:35 AM
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Cockers & Dubes - Thanks for the kind remarks!

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jdroach Platinum Member Fellow Ribbon awarded. John exhibits true Nikonian spirit by frequently posting images and requesting comments and critique, which he graciously accepts. He is an inspiration to all of us through constant improvement in his own work, keen observations and excellent commentary on images posted by others. Nikonian since 21st Mar 2009Wed 26-Sep-12 09:56 PM
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Fine Image.

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slopoki1 Silver Member Laureate Ribbon awarded for winning in the Best of Nikonians 2013 images Photo Contest Nikonian since 13th Jun 2012Fri 28-Sep-12 01:24 AM
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Excellent portrait.
Great detail, background, and interesting expression.
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vcottman Silver Member Nikonian since 22nd May 2006Sat 29-Sep-12 02:54 AM
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Great shot!

Good shootin'


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