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Full frame capture of a wild Atlantic Grey Seal Pup (Halichoeurus grypus), who has still to shed the last of its white baby fur. Taken at Donna Nook, Lincs in late afternoon sunshine.

Thanks to those of you who supported my last upload - always really appreciated Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF500mm f/4L IS II USM +1.4x III
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:8 Dec 2012 - 3:57 PM
Focal Length:700mm 31.5m from subject
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.6
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:+1/3
ISO:1600
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Manual
Title:The Changeling
Username:teocali teocali
Uploaded:13 Dec 2012 - 7:59 AM
Tags:Atlantic, Changeling, Donna nook, Grey, Halichoerus grypus, Lincs, Pup, Seal, Weanling, Wildlife / nature
Votes:39

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 8:01 AM

Excellent and lovely capture,
saeid

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 8:43 AM

Good details and tones in this
Regards Richard

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johnjo58
johnjo58 e2 Member 4johnjo58 vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 8:43 AM

Really beautiful Sylvia, love the use of the DOF in this lovely composition
David

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 8:48 AM

The lovely dof has brought out the baby well. Like it.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 9:26 AM

Lovely shot of junior, Sylvia, and there's even a catch of light in the eye there.
Ronnie.

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longhoss
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13 Dec 2012 - 9:41 AM

Lovely image great dof
Glyn

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Greyheron
Greyheron e2 Member 12277 forum postsGreyheron vcard England5 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 10:08 AM

Superb in all respects Sylvia...

Mike

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 11:52 AM

Delightful capture Sylvia. Excellent exposure and low POV has worked very well here. Superb low afternoon light.
Ron

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 1:48 PM

Love his sad face. Where is my mom? A beautiful capture Sylvia.......Sandy

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Big_Beavis
Big_Beavis e2 Member 9Big_Beavis vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 2:02 PM

Lovely expression.

David

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MossyOak
MossyOak  2 England15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 5:39 PM

Superb detail and composition Sylvia. Captured well on the dune to give a great pov
Richard

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91904 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
13 Dec 2012 - 8:43 PM

Such a forlorn looking pup Sylvia - beautifully photographed in its isolation.
Brian.

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Karen_Summers
Karen_Summers e2 Member 5Karen_Summers vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Dec 2012 - 11:10 AM

awww he looks so sad, lovely shot

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teocali
teocali e2 Member 6235 forum poststeocali vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
14 Dec 2012 - 11:39 AM

Thank you all so much for your comments and votes and a special THANK YOU to Brian (bricurtis) for his User Award - really appreciated Brian Smile

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Dec 2012 - 10:21 PM

Brian has summed this image up for me so succinctly so there is nothing more for me to add, wonderful wildlife photography as always Sylvia

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