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Morning all. My Mum has slight cataracts, and claims she can't see too well. So I am wondering how she managed to spot this deer, who is well hidden, from a moving car! It was well back from the road too. Anyway thankfully she did or we wouldn't have seen it either. It wasn't too spooked by us, and just stood watching. Taken on the road to Ardnamurchan. Thanks for C&Cs on yesterday's upload, and a big thanks to CarolG for her UA.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF-S18-200mm f/3.5-5.6 IS
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:6 Jul 2012 - 12:46 PM
Focal Length:185mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/60sec
Exposure Comp:+1/3
ISO:160
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:Silently watching
Username:moiral moiral
Uploaded:31 Aug 2012 - 8:06 AM
Tags:Ardnamurchan, Deer, Wildlife / nature
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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom97 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 8:18 AM

Well done for capturing this elusive wild creature.

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
31 Aug 2012 - 8:29 AM

A lovely image Moira, thanks to mum,
Fred.

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 968 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 8:35 AM

Not a Red deer then, was it in a reserve or a farm?

Dougie

great camouflage.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 8:37 AM

I cant believe she spotted it ... so well camouflaged
A delightful image

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Trev_B
Trev_B e2 Member 7102 forum postsTrev_B vcard England63 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 8:39 AM

Well done mum and well done you.... a lovely image Moira.

Trev

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 9:10 AM

Well done by you and your Mum. Was going to say "well spotted." Well it is don't you think!Wink
Joan.

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 9:45 AM

That was clever of 'Mum'...!
great shot in the natural setting
great shot Moira
Lillian

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 432 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 9:53 AM

Such a lovely natural shot, rather nice to know that your mum can still do some excellent 'spotting'.
Carole

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MisterGrimshaw
31 Aug 2012 - 10:58 AM

moira your mum would fit in with my mum and her sisters

none of them can see , hear or know what the hell is going on ! Wink

wonderful capture Smile

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 11:51 AM

Fantastic image.Smile

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 2:51 PM

She seems to be winking at you, Moira Smile Carol

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 5:25 PM

I think your mum's eyes are in good working order! Wink Very well captured, Moira, a great joint effort! Smile
Trev Smile

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Fefe
Fefe e2 Member 2Fefe vcard United Kingdom28 Constructive Critique Points
31 Aug 2012 - 5:59 PM

Well spotted MumGrin Well captured MoiraGrin
Diane

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pdcche
pdcche  3 United Kingdom
31 Aug 2012 - 8:34 PM

Nice capture, so your Mum saw it and not you Tongue, Peter..

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unicorn17
unicorn17  5 Scotland
1 Sep 2012 - 7:50 PM

Well done Moira's mum ! Great shot too Moira ! gill

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Growmore
Growmore e2 Member 5Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Sep 2012 - 5:12 PM

Lovely capture DEER.

Gary

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johnjones
johnjones  4 England
3 Sep 2012 - 1:31 PM

Nice shot it great when you see one and the start shooting .
jj

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
4 Sep 2012 - 7:52 AM

A good shot - nice to see it in a natural setting

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jdinne
jdinne  11 England
4 Sep 2012 - 6:36 PM

Excellent capture Moira and well spotted by your mum.

John

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Jekaro
Jekaro e2 Member 5Jekaro vcard United Kingdom
5 Sep 2012 - 2:42 PM

A cracking shot, Moira, well done to your Mum for spotting this.
Roy

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basith
basith  1 Sri Lanka
8 Sep 2012 - 6:36 PM

fine shot..
well done.

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 3sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Sep 2012 - 9:23 PM

Lovely shot Moira..Lin

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Sep 2012 - 9:57 PM

so beautiful

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