Holly is a Highland Pony mare, nine years old, photographed in her stable just before her first experience of a dentist. Friendly, and gentle with strangers, she has had two foals and is a great mother.
The lighting was somewhat problematic - 1/25th - typical of stables, but the fast lens and IS did the job.
Though the image looks somewhat like a toned black-and-white, it is actually in colour as you can see from the lead rein. I was tempted to clone out the green rope and its brass connector, but it seemed an unnecessary step
|Camera:||Canon EOS 40D |
|Lens:||EF-S17-55mm f/2.8 IS USM |
|Recording media:||RAW (digital)|
|Date Taken:||1 Mar 2011 - 12:42 PM|
|Lens Max Aperture:||f/2.8|
|Exposure Mode:||Program AE|
|Flash:||Off, Did not fire|
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