Bellowing Stag

By Glostopcat  
The final image in the series from this years red deer rut at Ashton Court Estate in Bristol, taken back at the end of October on a visit there with the Big O, epzer "AdeOsman". This beast has featured in a number of my uploads already and was definitely as loud as the afforementioned Bristolian!WinkGrin

Tags: Bristol Red deer stag Wildlife and nature The rut Ashton court estate

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debu 6 India
4 Dec 2012 9:20AM
Superbly captured.

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rayme330 Plus
4 17 1 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 9:27AM
Last of a cracking series, Ed. Well captured.

CarolG Plus
9 192 18 Greece
4 Dec 2012 9:30AM
A wonderful image to end your series with, Ed, and I love the write-up Wink Carol
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
4 Dec 2012 9:37AM
Looks like he is going out on a really high note Ed.!!!GrinGrinGrin
Briwooly 10 452 5 England
4 Dec 2012 9:42AM
Lovely capture Ed enjoyed the series

mrswoolybill Plus
9 841 1372 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 9:59AM
The Alpha Male in person. Well I was referring to the stag...
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
4 Dec 2012 10:39AM
Bellowing to the rest of them but with eye turned on you, Ed: great shot once again.
Hermanus 3 4 South Africa
4 Dec 2012 10:42AM
Down but not out !! A great capture !!
Hop-A-Long 9 52 England
4 Dec 2012 11:02AM
Lovely capture.

Richsr Plus
8 90 219 England
4 Dec 2012 11:03AM
Good timing and light/ tones in this
Regards Richard
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 11:11AM
A wonderful bellowing image Ed, great detail and wonderfully captured light.

Regards Nathan
EAS 6 1 13 Scotland
4 Dec 2012 11:45AM
It's been a great series with this final one being a real top shot!

Irishkate Plus
5 33 92 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 11:52AM
Great close up of this fellow letting everyone know he's there.
Magnificent antlers.
Fefe Plus
4 21 31 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 12:48PM
He is looking at you againGrinGrin
Great series!
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
4 Dec 2012 1:00PM
Great shot to end the series Ed, lovely detail and attitude captured here,
4 Dec 2012 1:16PM
Excellent eye contact Ed, well spotted mate Smile
4 Dec 2012 1:45PM
Well timed Ed. A great shot.......Sandy
4 Dec 2012 2:11PM
Fabulous shot Ed Grin
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
4 Dec 2012 2:16PM
A wonderful deer portrait!
AnnChown Plus
6 197 1 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 3:07PM
This is an excellent image to end your series Ed - great eye contact!
Excellent Ed, nice timing,
Norfolkboy 9 1 4 England
4 Dec 2012 4:19PM
Nice one, Ed.
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 4:25PM
He's obviously shattered Ed, after all his hard work! Lovely shot.
4 Dec 2012 6:26PM
For me. one of the best of the series Ed', a very good capture indeed.

John Smile
4 Dec 2012 7:35PM
A wonderful image and write up
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
4 Dec 2012 8:53PM
You've done it again Ed - superb detail.
pamelajean Plus
10 949 1785 United Kingdom
4 Dec 2012 8:53PM
I fine shot with which to end the series, Ed, which has been a joy throughout.
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
4 Dec 2012 9:14PM
Many thanks for all your comments and clicks folks, they are much appreciated. There will be one more upload of a fallow doe tomorrow and that will be it this year for deer, Ed
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
6 Dec 2012 2:43PM
He is rather photogenic! Once again a great shot! Grin
tomcat Plus
10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
8 Dec 2012 11:40PM
A good 16 pointer EdWink

Such an enjoyable expression!!! Wonderful pose and capture! Smile

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