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Another from Colchester Zoo, only this time involving the Komodo Dragon and someone very young.
It was the juxtposition, as Komodo's in the wild grow to over ten feet and have been known to take young children. Their bite is so poisonous there is no known cure.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D
Lens:EF100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L IS USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:19 Jun 2010 - 12:20 PM
Focal Length:100mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.6
Aperture:f/6.3
Shutter Speed:1/2000sec
Exposure Comp:-1.0
ISO:1000
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
Title:What big eye's you have !
Username:rontear rontear
Uploaded:7 Jun 2011 - 7:05 AM
Tags:Captive, Colchester zoo, Eye to eye., Glass, Komodo, Photo journalism, Youngster
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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7431 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1018 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 7:33 AM

Love it, implied eye contact, communication.
Moira

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 7:42 AM

nice one !!!

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Adrian_Reynolds

Well done on seeing and getting this Ron, great scene.
Adrian

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 8:31 AM

Here's lookin at you kid...

Dougie

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bliba
bliba  8 Austria2 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 8:39 AM

great snap shot......bravo

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Sezz
Sezz  9617 forum posts England15 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 8:49 AM

Excellent candid Ron!

Sarah *

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64429 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 9:54 AM

Excellent! Poor dragon, all that dinner just standing there and he can't get to it.
Chris

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derekhansen
derekhansen e2 Member 5184 forum postsderekhansen vcard United Kingdom23 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 12:35 PM

Excellent candid Ron. Just a shame they had that dark film on the bottom of the glass.
DErek

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 2:46 PM

A cute shot Ron. Funny how they are eyeing up each other. ...........Sandy

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JustDucky
JustDucky  3 Canada
7 Jun 2011 - 3:30 PM

fun shot, well done
Tammy

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maggieh
maggieh  6 United Kingdom
7 Jun 2011 - 5:33 PM

Thank goodness for strengthened glass! Great shot - well seen.
maggie

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baclark
baclark  53740 forum posts United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
7 Jun 2011 - 5:39 PM

That youngster doesn't know how lucky he is to have glass between him and this beastie! Who's watching who though..... ?
Barbara

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
8 Jun 2011 - 10:30 PM

Thank you all for your comments, most appreciated. Ron.

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 6608 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States42 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2011 - 2:15 PM

These past images are all wonderful - quite a surprise when I opened the thumb and saw the komodo dragon - right time right place, superb timing........

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