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By Mike_Young
Many thanks to all for the C&C'S on yesterdays upload.

Back to mammals for today, namely Grey seals, these images were taken at Donna nook, Lincolnshire on a bitterly cold misty day.

Hope to be going back soon to have another go, fingers crossed for better weather

Tags: Grey Close-up and macro Seal Pups Wildlife and nature

Voters: User_Removed, Lu1989, CaroleS and 23 more

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User_Removed 11 34 4 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 8:55AM
Very nice picture, how did you get so close??? Luke
Lu1989 10 23 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 9:04AM
Love V3!! So sweet, great captures!

Mike_Young Plus
15 27 13 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 9:09AM

Quote:Very nice picture, how did you get so close??? Luke

A telephoto lens + when they pup they come right up into the sand dunes, Lincolnshire wildlife trust have fenced an area where you can get good close shots and they also have wardens to keep an eye on them, making sure eager Togs don't take liberties. Remember these are wild animals and although used to spectators are still sensitive, they also bite!!
CaroleS Plus
11 442 3 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 9:18AM
What a wonderful set - love the expression you have captured in V3. Carole
24 Oct 2011 9:25AM
Great set,
helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 9:32AM
What a wonderful set - I like them all and although v8 would probably not be the best as a v1 I think its gorgeous
vickyal 13 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 9:37AM
Gorgeous set of shots, well done.
SteveMoulding 12 3 7 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 10:18AM
A stunning set of shots, Mike, all beautifully captured.
JackAllTog Plus
12 6.3k 58 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 10:30AM
Great series, no7 is fun, 5&6 are cool too if a little sad. Amazing.
24 Oct 2011 11:05AM
Wow oh wow - what a set of images, and so hard to pick between them. but love V6 for its wonderful capture - all just superb Mike..Jo
johnjo58 11 2 5 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 11:47AM
Great work MIke and it is great the respect you have for them, I prefer the ones taken at ground level but they are all really good.
hasslebladuk 12 1 6 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 2:15PM
Excellent shots amazing place donna nook and like you say give respect to them
24 Oct 2011 2:21PM
What an excellent set, love them all..Lin
nikshot 12 9 1 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 5:36PM
Brilliant set, great shots all.

pluckyfilly 15 351 33 United Kingdom
24 Oct 2011 6:03PM
fabulous set
FeatherFriend 13 38 217 England
24 Oct 2011 6:09PM
It's an outstanding set Mike, cracking detail in each, wildlife at it's best,
janty66 14 3 England
24 Oct 2011 8:38PM
Excellent images..
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
24 Oct 2011 10:29PM
A wonderful set of wildlife images Mike, you have really spoiled us tonight with this splendid selection. I think v1 was the perfect choice as the lead, most appealing
AnnChown 11 207 1 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2011 1:52PM
This is a superb set - I really like v4, 5, 6 and 8. I would probably have uploaded these separately... Smile
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2011 3:46PM

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