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This is Neptune a fishing cat..yes loves the water
looks cute and friendly...but definitely not!

Coming out from the reeds and water
V2 a close up one, as version as wanted you to feel the atmosphere of the water/cat
Again hand held and taken in sunshine at WHF in Kent

Thanks for your time

Lillian

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:6 Aug 2013 - 1:57 PM
Focal Length:310mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/1000sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:250
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:Fishing Cat...Been Fishing!
Username:Lillian Lillian
Uploaded:6 Sep 2013 - 12:42 PM
Tags:Fishing Cat, General, Kent, Pets / captive animals, Whf, Wildlife / nature
Votes:Voting Disabled
Views:236
Unique Views:91
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

Comments

NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43896 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom108 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 12:45 PM

Totally impressive, two images which would not look out of place in National Geographic....

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Lynniesefforts
Lynniesefforts Plus Member 3Lynniesefforts vcard Australia
6 Sep 2013 - 12:46 PM

Aaaaw you leave me no choice Lillian !! UA on its way..... what a superb 2 images...Love V2.. Love V1... beautiful cat !!GrinGrin

Lynette GrinGrin

User_Removed
6 Sep 2013 - 12:57 PM

Beautifully detailed capture.

ColleenA
ColleenA Plus Member 2268 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 12:58 PM

Two beautiful images of this endangered Asian cat, well done Lillian

digital_boi
6 Sep 2013 - 12:58 PM

two very fine captures Lillian superb detail and eye contact a pleasure to view

GrahamGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
6 Sep 2013 - 1:05 PM

Two beauties Lillian !!

lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 1:08 PM

What a dynamic duo here Lillian, fantastic shots of a gorgeous looking creature.
Great to meet you Yesterday, at LAST!Smile

John Smile

PattiW
PattiW Plus Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 1:19 PM

Especially love V1! PattiSmileSmileSmile

johnlw
johnlw  8 United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 1:20 PM

A super capture Lillian.
Regards John.

achieverswales

Wonderful looking Feline and expertly taken Lillian.

Regards

Trev.

TonyDy
TonyDy Plus Member 6TonyDy vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 1:51 PM

Two great shots, Lillian.
Tony

ugly
ugly Plus Member 7ugly vcard United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 1:55 PM

A very nice capture..
Well done..

Dave

Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
6 Sep 2013 - 2:00 PM

2 super images Lillian, excellent detail in both, but V1 is a bit special, great pose and composition,
Fred.

Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 Plus Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:04 PM

2 super images Lillian, his expression is a bit like don't mess with meSmileSmile


Cliff

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51258 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:07 PM

Certainly up close and personal in v2, Lillian, but v1 has the composition for me.

Dave

barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:09 PM

Isn't he a true beauty.....

DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:13 PM

Excellent photography, Lillian!
I love both versions but, V2 gets the top tick today!

richard

danbrann
danbrann  10517 forum posts15 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:17 PM

I see people are very divided today on their choice of image. Version 1 for me. An outstanding image.

Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:24 PM

V1 for me Lillian. I feel so there, the detail is awesome. Love V2 also because it's an excellent capture but V1 tells me something of what he's thinking........Sandy

HarrietH
HarrietH Plus Member 4272 forum postsHarrietH vcard Portugal
6 Sep 2013 - 2:26 PM

I agree wholeheartedly with Nathan. NG for you Lillian.

Harriet

SlowSong
SlowSong Plus Member 64969 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:30 PM

He's gorgeous.

morpheus1955
6 Sep 2013 - 2:44 PM

Two outstanding images Lillian.

Hugh

CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8183 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 2:53 PM

A very smug look on his face, Lillian, must be a fish on its way into his stomach Wink Carol

Last Modified By CarolG at 6 Sep 2013 - 2:53 PM
CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 462 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 3:28 PM

Quite shy cats, two super shots, but the composition in V1 makes it my personal favouriteSmile

capto
capto Plus Member 32132 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 3:46 PM

Two crackers, v1 my favourite, seems to be in its natural environment.Smile

ivor

rontear
rontear Plus Member 12rontear vcard England7 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 3:46 PM

Deserving of the awards Lillian, splendid !!!!
Ron.

JohnChambersPhotography

Wow that's good, both if them v2 my fav the detail is stupendous .

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce Plus Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 3:58 PM

You can tell that you are a cat person with these fine portraits.

SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 4:22 PM

He's beautiful and a super capture.Smile

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 4:47 PM

I'd love to give her a cuddle! Wink Two cracking captures, Lillian, but V1 has to be my fave Smile
Trev Smile

Last Modified By TrevBatWCC at 6 Sep 2013 - 4:47 PM
tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96318 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 5:31 PM

A bit like our McKenzie

He spends all his time sat on a rock in the brook, awaiting the rats
He has been known to bring a fish back before now too

Adrian

marktc
marktc Plus Member 460 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 5:34 PM

Nice.

widtink
widtink  2406 forum posts Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 5:48 PM

Fantastic shots , the quality of light in V1 is outstanding GrinGrin

Rod

kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise Plus Member 3421 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 6:00 PM

2 stunners Lillian. V1 is a beautiful capture of the gorgeous cat but V2 gets my UA, awesome capture GrinGrin

Kathryn

ali63
ali63 Plus Member 3658 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 6:01 PM

V2 is an outstanding close up great work Lillian,

Ali Smile

Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith Plus Member 7222 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 6:07 PM

Beautiful shots Lillian, V2 is an outstanding shot

ValSaxby
ValSaxby Plus Member 9140 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
6 Sep 2013 - 6:36 PM

2 cracking shots Lillian

mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 7:33 PM

V1 for me Lillian,
for the surrounding foliage !!
Mick.

taggart
taggart Plus Member 1046 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 7:35 PM

Both images please, I like seeing the entire and the environment, AND the close up facial details!

Thank you!

bricurtis
bricurtis Plus Member 91970 forum postsbricurtis vcard England49 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 7:45 PM

Lovely cat Lillian - V2 is a superb close-up.
Brian.

JuBarney
JuBarney Plus Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 8:04 PM

Beautiful captures, esp. V1
Ju

Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris Plus Member 42430 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
6 Sep 2013 - 8:33 PM

WOW shots again Lillian! Excellent detail, Lou

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 9877 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1688 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 8:39 PM

Well, a fishing cat, who would have thought it? But google says they exist! It also says that it's endangered.
Love them both, Lillian.

AlexAppleby
6 Sep 2013 - 8:46 PM

Both excellent shots, they compliment each other.

netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3232 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 9:04 PM

Waaw!!!!!BRILLIANT set LillianSmile
NettaSmile

vandalp
vandalp  7
6 Sep 2013 - 9:32 PM

Brilliant Lillian.
Vanda

Irishkate
Irishkate Plus Member 432 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom79 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 9:51 PM

A cat on a mission - with V1 my favourite of these awesome images.
KateGrinGrinGrin

Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England70 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 9:52 PM

Two good portrait shots of the cat Lillian. Excellent.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8336 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 9:58 PM


Quote: Totally impressive, two images which would not look out of place in National Geographic....

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

compliment indeed from Nathan and one I can't argue with Lillian

EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
6 Sep 2013 - 11:10 PM

That's one totally focused look on the Fishing Cat's face and you captured that look to perfection.

Ann

Glostopcat
Glostopcat Plus Member 9250 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 12:00 AM

Two fine portraits of this beautiful fishing cat Lillian, you've captured his striking markings so well. I see that you are keeping your powder dry with regards to uploading pics of epzers' taken yesterday at Leeds Castle!Wink

sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk Plus Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 9:34 AM

magnificent shots especially v2

ChiliMan
ChiliMan Plus Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
7 Sep 2013 - 1:55 PM

The sharpness, exposure and colour in both shots blow me away, Lillian.

A...

jujupops
jujupops  4 England
7 Sep 2013 - 8:59 PM

Wonderful Lillian... Neptune is a beautiful Cat & who would have thought that he loves water GrinGrin
Julie xx

annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
12 Sep 2013 - 12:20 PM

these eyes are wonderful.. and the expression.

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