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A teenager Kudu bull feeding. V2 - a small group of Kudu teenagers. The Kudu Bulls and cows separate before the cows calve and stay apart until the calves are grown and then come together to mate again - so mom raise the kids alone.
Thank you for all who voted and commented on my African daffodil - much appreciated - and thanx to Jukka for his mod Smile
Have a great day !

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon PowerShot SX50 HS
Lens:4.3 - 215.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24.0 - 1200.8 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:3 Jul 2013 - 10:31 AM
Focal Length:108.4mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.6
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Kudu
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:14 Aug 2013 - 3:59 AM
Tags:ISimangaliso Wetland Park, Kwazulu natal, Wildlife / nature, Young Kudu
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Potra
Potra e2 Member 1Potra vcard Venezuela
14 Aug 2013 - 4:08 AM

OH! I love V2! That one sticking his head out over the hill is absolutely great!
M

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 4:37 AM

Out standing for me it is v1.

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
14 Aug 2013 - 5:27 AM

Great with the action in V2

Peter

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User_Removed
14 Aug 2013 - 6:09 AM

Both excellent detailed captures.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:12 AM


Quote: OH! I love V2! That one sticking his head out over the hill is absolutely great!
M

Me too.

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 5nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:25 AM


Quote: Both excellent detailed captures.

I do agree with Lucien, but I must admit that the handsome guy looks great.

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:28 AM

Morning Herman....constant rain through the night...very cold this morning...off to the Game farm tomorrow for a week, luckily its 30 deg there.
Two great captures Herman, the Kudu males are really beautiful.

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:34 AM

Excellent shot of the herd Herman and the close-up shows how handsome they are.

Andy

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:44 AM

A handsome beast, Herman, two great captures. Carol

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cats_123
cats_123 e2 Member 104018 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 6:54 AM

Two great shots...very tasty meat GrinGrinGrin

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abeeror2
abeeror2 e2 Member 2abeeror2 vcard Australia
14 Aug 2013 - 6:54 AM

Love them both, excellent!SmileSmileSmile

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
14 Aug 2013 - 7:02 AM

Two excellent images Herman. I love them both.
Effrossini

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise e2 Member 2364 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 7:13 AM

Morning Herman. Is V2 a look of shock or suprise?! Wonderful GrinGrin

Kathryn

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longhoss
longhoss e2 Member 4longhoss vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 7:15 AM

2super images Herman
Glyn

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 7:20 AM

great set of images,lovely creatures

Ali

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2177 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 7:24 AM

A Lovely set Herman.
The little one popping it's head over in v2 was afraid that he would not be in the imageWink
NettaSmile

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 7:33 AM

Looks like he is licking his 'chops' at something yummie
move away Herman! Lovely two shots
Lillian

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
14 Aug 2013 - 7:56 AM

Lovely looking creatures ! Never seen before,and in Finland not even in the zoo excistent! ---- I made a mod of the V1,and run in many kinds of troubles under the process,which can perhaps be seen,when looking very closely. But it is for fun only! ----- Jukka.

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chrissie3
chrissie3  6 England
14 Aug 2013 - 8:17 AM

Wonderful pictures - those are serious head gear!!!!

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
14 Aug 2013 - 8:20 AM

Excellent captures Herman, like both,
Fred.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 8:21 AM

Interesting facts about their lifestyle to accompany these two shots of the Kudus, Herman.
Ronnie.

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ValeryAst
ValeryAst  2 Russian Federation
14 Aug 2013 - 8:36 AM

V2 is undoubtedly a favorite for me, Herman!Smile
Regards Valery

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jackyp
jackyp e2 Member 3jackyp vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 8:45 AM

Two beautiful captures Herman, just love V2, such amazing creatures Smile

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footloose
footloose  3 England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 8:49 AM

Two cracking images Herman,well done
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morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 7morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 8:59 AM

Two super images Herman, wonderful detail,for me V2 has to be my favorite

Hugh

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rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 2rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 9:11 AM

Two lovely Kudu shots, Herman.

Ray

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5241 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 9:25 AM

Herman you were spotted in V2!! There is no hiding place!! Nice images!! I like them a lot!!

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 10:10 AM

Two beautiful captures Smile

Eileen

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JuBarney
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14 Aug 2013 - 10:27 AM

They are handsome beasts & so well captured in both shots.
Ju

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Tish1
Tish1 e2 Member 1Tish1 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 10:39 AM

Good morning Herman,

One of the things I love about this site is the education received and you are definitely an educator. These images, as per usual are of a great standard. I love V1, V2 is really characterful; if you keep educating me at this rate Herman I will have a PhD in African studies before long.


Tish

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 10:50 AM

Two great images Herman, V1 is for me today, super capturesSmile


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lonely_oryx
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14 Aug 2013 - 11:02 AM

2 great shots

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WesternRed
WesternRed e2 Member 3WesternRed vcard Australia
14 Aug 2013 - 11:09 AM

Great light on both getting good contrast from the background. Well done Herman.

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sable
sable  6 England7 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 11:32 AM

Two interesting images V2 is my favourite xx

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brian17302
brian17302 e2 Member 2brian17302 vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 11:42 AM

2 great Kudu images & narrative HermanGrin
Regards Brian

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 11:47 AM

Strange looking animals these ones Herman.
Good shots.
And I wonder if the Germans put it on their rolls !!
Mick.

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
14 Aug 2013 - 4:20 PM

I do love to see animals in their natural habitat, so love these 2 shots Herman. Moira

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Rende
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14 Aug 2013 - 4:30 PM

Especially V2 is a lovely scene Smile
Rende

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anglingandyq
14 Aug 2013 - 4:45 PM

Two great images Herman lobe v2

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janlea
janlea e2 Member 2janlea vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 5:00 PM

Two fantastic images Herman, love them both Smile
Jan

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14 Aug 2013 - 5:18 PM

Both have excellent details Herman,wonderful pictures..Lin

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capto
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14 Aug 2013 - 5:38 PM

Love seeing these animals in the wild. Smile

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Mike_Smith
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14 Aug 2013 - 6:14 PM

Two wonderful shots, Herman, its also nice to see all your wildlife pictures

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14 Aug 2013 - 6:14 PM

So meanwhile Dad goes off for a really long round of golf, huh? Grin

I really like the shot in V2, Herman. Like one of those magazine wildlife images Smile

Andrew

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14 Aug 2013 - 6:43 PM

2 crackers with V2 being my favWinkGrin
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14 Aug 2013 - 6:54 PM

Two terrific shots Herman. The Kudo looks like a fine beast.GrinGrinGrin
Ron

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14 Aug 2013 - 7:01 PM

Splendid captures Herman of this lovely animal, great V2 image.
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marktc
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14 Aug 2013 - 7:36 PM

v2 for me today Herman

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2013 - 8:00 PM

Hungry and handsome, great close up ! v2 is very special!

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14 Aug 2013 - 9:10 PM

Both are excellent detailed captures. good info

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Holmewood e2 Member 1Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2013 - 9:41 PM

Nice captures Herman. Love the write up. I am learning so much on this site. Cathy

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
15 Aug 2013 - 5:52 AM

Never seen anything like it! Wonderful animals Herman...
Thank you for sharing the information. V2 for me today...
IB

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16 Aug 2013 - 11:14 PM

Lovely images and excellently captured.......Grin

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
19 Aug 2013 - 11:29 AM

I think v2 for me, I love to see the whole group in their pasture!

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digital_boi
19 Aug 2013 - 1:42 PM

sounds like a good system Herman TongueWink fine captures

Graham

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