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" One eye open"

By diamondgeaser
These are a huge beautiful powerful animal. Unfortunately I could not get any closer to the bear for a more powerful shot. This big lad just wanted to sleep in the sun and did'nt want to be disturbed. I hope you like it, best I could do.........JIM..Grin

Tags: Bears Belfast zoo Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature

Voters: achieverswales, Adrian_Reynolds, Len1950 and 11 more


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achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
3 Apr 2011 4:25PM
Hi Jim
Good composition but the focus seems to be on the logs on the left and on the bear the focus is soft, from the exif info you have used f4.8. this is very shallow depth of field, at this setting your focus needs to be on the eyes, there was enough light to get f8 and still the background would have been defocused but the logs and eyes would then be in focus.

Regards

Trev.

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3 Apr 2011 5:34PM
Time for a nap, I think you were wise to give him the space he needed, lovely capture,
Adrian
3 Apr 2011 6:17PM
A cracking capture, you don't cross these fellas.

Len
pdcche 6 4 United Kingdom
3 Apr 2011 7:08PM
Great capture, having a sunday snooze.. Peter
Peagreen 6 1 1 England
4 Apr 2011 11:41PM
Apt title. Great shot Jim. I like it.Smile Well captured.
Take care,
Pauline

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