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By johnjo58
Bumped into this rather grumpy but beautiful stag in the Park today. Was looking for something a little different;this is a full frame photo. HE had a harem of about 25 doe so her is doing something right

Shortly after this he walked off and took a nap (I suppose matting with 25 doe would make you a little tired). My understanding is when the stags start napping the rut is nearly over. SO this is probably my last venture out for the deer rutting.

Thanks for taking a look and all the clicks and comments on the Kingfisher photo.

As always all C&C welcome

David

Tags: Close up Red deer Rutting Bellowing Wildlife and nature

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Comments


Great shot. Its his time of year.
Regards Roy

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Glyn1 Plus
6 4 1 England
23 Oct 2011 7:02PM
Whatever he's on I want some, Wink. superb capture.

Glyn
23 Oct 2011 7:06PM
A cracker!
Excellent timing and sharpness, brilliant work (:
23 Oct 2011 7:55PM
Can almost hear it here, a good capture.
23 Oct 2011 9:00PM
Excellent capture.............Sandy
richmowil Plus
7 310 1 England
23 Oct 2011 9:45PM
First Class image
Nice work and comp mate Wink
23 Oct 2011 11:12PM
Excellent!
mrjes 12 2 United States
24 Oct 2011 9:26AM
I'll have whatever he's drinking. Splendid image!
great pose to have caught him in

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