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Alpine Cattle

By crookymonsta
I really loved the cows in Slovenia, beautiful creatures, although I was none too keen on having to go into the pasture with them to get any pics. They are absolutely enormous, I don't even come up to their shoulders, and had calves too, so had to be very careful.

Two compositions from the same shot, I just can't make my mind up between them.

Sincere thanks to Dave (WhiteSwan1) and Pamela (pamelajean) for their very kind User Awards yesterday, totally unexpected.

Tags: Landscape and travel Pets and captive animals

Voters: paskinmj, jennialexander, barbarahirst and 15 more

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pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2016 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2012 1:20PM
I like them both for different reasons, Sandra, but am finding myself favouring V2 for the wider view, vertical format, seeing the whole of the foreground cow, and that beautiful sky.

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NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2012 1:42PM
Two stunningly beautiful captures of these ever so beautiful domesticated creatures. The get up close and personal image grabs my vote for today.

Regards Nathan
vickyf 12 8 8 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2012 2:26PM
Lovely pair of images, Sandra - I can't make up my mind either. If I'm being picky, I'd be tempted to clone out the ear tagSmile
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
24 Jul 2012 4:32PM
v2 as well, I'm with Pamela on this, Sandra.

ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
27 Jul 2012 9:38AM
Hmmm...very tough fight 'cos both are wonderful shots with that light, colour and depth, Sandra.

For me, V1 is about the cows, especially the forecow. V2 is about the cows and their environment. So if you want a cow shot, V1. If you want a cow + landscape shot, V2.

Kudos on both, though Smile


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