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Fishing Cat

By Lillian  
There are two Fishing Cats at the WHF in Kent..but not friendly on my day there.

This is one that has been swimming, and has the wet look to himWink was also raining and hand held
and in V2 in the water shaking his head, as could not resist showing you in the water.

Thanks for looking everyone, appreciated

Lillian

Tags: General Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature Whf kent Fishing Cat

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28 Jan 2013 4:25PM
beautiful Lillian

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ali63 Plus
4 739 1 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 4:29PM
2 great images, i love the wet look,
Ali Smile
DonMc 7 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 4:33PM
Great capture and fine photo
DonMc
annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
28 Jan 2013 4:34PM
I like the expression in v1 very much and v2 makes me grin Smile
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
28 Jan 2013 4:35PM
Great images. Lillian. Think I May wellhave looked a little like this bringing the wheelie bin down in the wild wind and torrential downpour this afternoon too! Tongue Mind you, your Fishing Cat has a much prettier look and such a cute pink nose!

Ann
O v1 is a bute, Lillian, the wet look is amazing such detail well composed with eyes to die for.

John
28 Jan 2013 4:38PM
I thought it was only Turkish cats that liked swimming...............I learn everyday.............super capture of the wet look.............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
senn Plus
5 4 1 Belgium
28 Jan 2013 4:47PM
V1 exquisite image ..
28 Jan 2013 4:48PM
Great captures
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
28 Jan 2013 4:50PM
They don't look the kindest of cats, Lillian, but excellent captures, even if they weren't prepared to be friendly towards you Grin Carol
JuBarney 5 18 3 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 4:53PM
Superb detailed capture in V1 with such a serious expression, & feel sorry for him in V2!
Ju
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
28 Jan 2013 4:56PM
Definitely a soggy moggy. I don't think this image needs any further saturation!! TongueGrin Lovely expression and pose.

Dave
rayme330 4 17 1 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 5:06PM
Another unique wildlife image Lillian, absolutely wonderful.

Ray
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
28 Jan 2013 5:10PM
What fabulous concentration on its face - ears back, paw paused in the air, momentarily. It's hard work to get a meal!

Anne
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
28 Jan 2013 5:17PM
Great pose
jdinne 13 16 England
28 Jan 2013 5:18PM
Superb Lillian...........

John
SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
28 Jan 2013 5:27PM
I love this shot of it coming out of the water. So unusual to see, and a fabulous image. Smile
x
28 Jan 2013 5:31PM
The look of concentration and sheer determination is wonderful, Lillian!
Spot on focus and excellent use of the f4.5 aperture to give a perfect depth of field for this type of shot.
SmileSmile

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Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
28 Jan 2013 5:34PM
I have never seen anything like this Lillian !! two excellent captures and V1 is stunning Smile
28 Jan 2013 5:38PM
Excellent pair of shots Lillian, and very well captured in such grotty conditions.

John Smile
28 Jan 2013 5:39PM
Wonderful pictures - I've never seen them like this!
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 5:42PM
Threatening but beautifully timed
28 Jan 2013 5:47PM
V1 on the prowl for sure love the intense stare and the curved paw good timing fine capture

Graham
User_Removed 3 4 1 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 5:52PM
Hi Lillian 2 fantastic pictures bet you were not in with these guys. Great detail in the hair with being wet and muddy, love the dive into the water 2 brill thrilling images bob
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 5:53PM
Perfect shots Lillian, top notch indeed.
Brian
28 Jan 2013 5:53PM
V1 is gorgeous Lillian and V2 made me smile, my cats didn't like water Wink
Kathryn
strokebloke Plus
7 493 17 England
28 Jan 2013 5:54PM
Priceless Lillian.
Superb detail
mossy 3 46 1 England
28 Jan 2013 5:56PM
Pure predator on the hunt.
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:04PM
The stealthy expression in image number one is stunning Lillian.

Regards Nathan Grin
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:07PM
Two superb images Lillian

Hugh
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:12PM
V1 captures the intensely predatory nature of the cat, V2 shows how it got its name. Excellent descriptive shots.
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:29PM
Two superb images Lillian
Jim
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:44PM
Colour him ginger and he would look like our ratterWink

Adrian
bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 6:54PM
Two great shot Lillian .SmileSmile
Rob
danbrann Plus
11 616 17
28 Jan 2013 7:02PM
Two great images but I would go with V1 Lillian. Somehow I don't think I would like it for a pet.
28 Jan 2013 7:03PM
Top class love the look in the eyes
mike
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
28 Jan 2013 7:35PM
Concentration in V1 makes a super shot Lillian.
Joan.
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 7:38PM
Terrific shot !!!.....great quality....& what an 'expression' !!
JohnoP 11 2
28 Jan 2013 7:45PM
The silence and stealth of this cat is captured perfectly Lillian! Superb images - both of them! John Smile
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 8:08PM
Perfect timing Lillian with focus on his/her face, a cracking shot.
Ray
ValSaxby Plus
10 145 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 8:11PM
two cracking images Lillian
CHRISB911 10 54 1
28 Jan 2013 8:23PM
top drawer work Lillian
chris
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
28 Jan 2013 8:24PM
Very cool cat--- I like v2 a whole lot!
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
28 Jan 2013 8:39PM
Quality of V1 exceptional Lillian.

Regards

Trev.
28 Jan 2013 9:06PM
Wonderful DOF,sharpness on the face & whiskers. Doesn't look too happy all bedraggled
Jenni x
28 Jan 2013 9:07PM
V1 is superb Lillian, those eyes so concentrating,brilliant shot..Lin
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
28 Jan 2013 9:39PM
Two excellent shots of these unusual little creatures.
Ron
marktc 5 85 14 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 9:43PM
Terrific... poor mog!!!
Irishkate Plus
5 33 97 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 9:59PM
Wonderful image of the cat with intent in his his eyes.
KateGrinGrinGrin
tonyng Plus
6 8 2 United Kingdom
28 Jan 2013 10:01PM
Wonderful expression you have captured here Lillian.
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
28 Jan 2013 10:58PM
With this composition you have created a 3D effect ~ great stuff!!

Albert
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
28 Jan 2013 11:06PM
Great shots and I do like all the water action in V 2, Lillian.
R.
29 Jan 2013 1:18AM
Wonderful detailed face in V1. Now I believe it seeing V2. Would never have thought a cat would dive in the water........Sandy
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2013 8:04AM
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CaroleS Plus
6 417 3 United Kingdom
29 Jan 2013 8:49AM
That intense gaze, paw in the air ready to move!!! Well captured Lillian.
Carole
The intense expression is heightened by the selective focus processing, nicely done Lillian.

Dougie
Tibetan 4 3 England
31 Jan 2013 1:31PM
A mean moggie Lillian, but a survivor and they say cats hate water, not this one if hungry fantastic shot, love them both regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
18 Feb 2013 6:18PM
I like the intense expression you've captured in v1, he's got his mind focused on something!

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