Login or Join Now

Upload your photos, chat, win prizes and much more

Username:
Password:
Remember Me

Can't Access your Account?

New to ePHOTOzine? Join ePHOTOzine for free!

The Look Out

Join Now

Join ePHOTOzine, the friendliest photography community.

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more for free!

Add Comment

After last nights mono submission, I'm back to the seal shots from last weekend.

What I liked about this is the almost Sea lion like pose. I was asked later if I saw "that one" that looked like a sea lion, can't remember who said it Wink - besides he got me into trouble by running off with my baking tray Wink

Camera:Nikon D80 Check out Nikon Nation!
Lens:sigma 100-300
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:The Look Out
Username:Nick_w Nick_w
Uploaded:28 Nov 2008 - 8:39 AM
Tags:Donna nook, General, Grey seal, Hc, Landscape / travel, Northscape, Warney, Wildlife / nature
Votes:72

Comments

BERTRAM
BERTRAM  6 United Kingdom
28 Nov 2008 - 8:41 AM

A superb image.
Dave

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

jdenman
jdenman  6 Spain5 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 8:44 AM

This is a beauty, very well captured.
John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LesF
LesF e2 Member 7175 forum postsLesF vcard 8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 8:50 AM

Really like this Nick, the large is terrific.

Your name change mislead me so much I missed yesterdays

LesF

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
28 Nov 2008 - 8:52 AM

A wonderful sight. A great and natural photo. JNC

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

shaks
shaks  12561 forum posts Tokelau1 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 8:59 AM

It is indeed an excellent shot.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nick_w
Nick_w e2 Member 73846 forum postsNick_w vcard England99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:02 AM

Thanks Pete Smile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

WildLight
WildLight  6145 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:10 AM

Superb shot!!!!

Joe

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

AlleyCatz
AlleyCatz  8274 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:22 AM

Yeah....but who put the baking tray in the van? Lol....
Excellent shot Nick....and hats off to you (well chris's) for braving the sea front!
Congrats on your HC....Now go buy a new baking tray Wink


~Alley~

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nick_w
Nick_w e2 Member 73846 forum postsNick_w vcard England99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:24 AM


Quote: ....Now go buy a new baking tray

shhh.. My wife still hasn't noticed, but I had to replace the flask..LOL

Last Modified By Nick_w at 28 Nov 2008 - 9:24 AM

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

norton
norton  10 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:39 AM

Excellent capture,well done on the HC.................

Tony.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Sezz
Sezz e2 Member 9617 forum postsSezz vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:54 AM

Superb Nick - my congrat's!

Sarah *

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Term
Term  885 forum posts England9 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:56 AM

incredible details, well captured

Ben

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

KathyW
KathyW  101793 forum posts Norfolk Island12 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:57 AM

Superb capture

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

chris-p
chris-p e2 Member 864 forum postschris-p vcard England
28 Nov 2008 - 10:16 AM

Congrats Nick...

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 10:20 AM

Like your composition and the light in this - deserves the HC.
Regards Richard.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

LesF
LesF e2 Member 7175 forum postsLesF vcard 8 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 10:46 AM

Congrats on the HC mate, productive outing, yes

LesF

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

FredF
FredF  7 France
28 Nov 2008 - 11:00 AM

Superb shot.

Fred

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nick_w
Nick_w e2 Member 73846 forum postsNick_w vcard England99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 11:08 AM

Thanks everyone, certainly was Les..I loved it wildlife photography is something I want to do more of.

Cheers

Nick

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

sut68
sut68  101994 forum posts England76 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 11:18 AM

Nice one mate!!!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nick_w
Nick_w e2 Member 73846 forum postsNick_w vcard England99 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 11:19 AM

Thanks Paul

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 627 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 11:55 AM

Wonderful capture.... great pose and lovely light

Jon

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Scaramanga
Scaramanga e2 Member 637 forum postsScaramanga vcard United Kingdom5 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 1:45 PM

Beautiful image, superb colours and lighting.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

JouŠo
JouŠo  1056 forum posts Finland
28 Nov 2008 - 3:23 PM

a beauty...........

Jouko

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

newy17
newy17  8273 forum posts United Kingdom
28 Nov 2008 - 4:04 PM

Congrats on a Beautifully captured image and the HC Nick Smile
ian

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

MikeH
MikeH  9217 forum posts England4 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 4:44 PM

Good shot Nick,like how you have left room for it to look into,

Mike

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

ChristineLaw
28 Nov 2008 - 5:09 PM

What a good shot, well presented, hope to go there myself this weekend.
Christine

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

dathersmith
28 Nov 2008 - 5:52 PM

A well deserved HC Nick, still can't get used to the name though Wink

Darren.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

newy17
newy17  8273 forum posts United Kingdom
28 Nov 2008 - 6:11 PM

back again to click cos i forgot lol slapped wrist for me SmileSmile

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

GlynnisFrith
GlynnisFrith e2 Member 7GlynnisFrith vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
28 Nov 2008 - 9:08 PM

You had me fooled Nick with the name change, super shot the seal looks a real poser
Glynnis

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

neonknight
28 Nov 2008 - 9:38 PM

Fantastic shot,John

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Iain_Proudfoot
28 Nov 2008 - 10:04 PM

A fine photograph. Great work.

Yours, Iain.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Karrol
Karrol  529 forum posts England
29 Nov 2008 - 12:47 AM

Brilliant shot!

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

chase
chase Critique Team 91118 forum postschase vcard England239 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2008 - 8:03 AM

You left the tray in the van Nick,mind you I suppose you couldn't see through your glasses at that point !
This is a really nice pose,well processed & composed.
Well done !

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Tigress
Tigress  6 Scotland
29 Nov 2008 - 11:31 AM

Great pose

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

Nick_w
Nick_w e2 Member 73846 forum postsNick_w vcard England99 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2008 - 5:08 PM

Thanks everyone.

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

HowardA
HowardA  7231 forum posts
30 Nov 2008 - 10:41 PM

Great comp Nick and the dof works a treat. You've caught some lovely light in these seal pics. Congrats.

Howard

Nominating Constructive Critique

Please ensure that you understand what is meant by Constructive Critique - see FAQ here. If you still wish to nominate this comment click Yes

- Original Poster Comments
- Your Posts

Add a Comment

You must be a member to leave a comment

Username:
Password:
Remember me:
Un-tick this box if you want to login each time you visit.