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Happy Moo Year ...

By sut68      
Happy New Year everyone ... and all the very best to you and your families. Hopefully it'll be another great year here on EPZ too!!! All the best to the team and EPZ towers and all the mods who do a sterling job here also.

This was taken on a mildly disappointing shoot [weatherwise] with Mssrs. West and LeVers on Sunday, the weather and light didn't really play ball the way the weather man said ... ho, hum!!!

Before the light decided to break I wandered off to shoot thes magnificent creatures just grazing on the heathland nearby. Just loved this creature, especially the way that he/she looks like they're sticking their tongue out at me as if to say sod off [or similar]. Thought it deserved the pano format.

Anyway, need headache tablets now and plenty of water. Hope you all had a great night and an even better year than the last one.

Cheers for looking in,

Tags: General Cow Tongue Highland cattle Wildlife and nature Carrhead Humour and fun

Voters: DouglasLatham, IMAGESTAR, MrsS and 65 more

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MrsS 12 4.5k 18 England
1 Jan 2008 12:44PM
Happy Moo Year to you too!
Save me some of those tablets! Wink


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DouglasLatham 13 454 England
1 Jan 2008 12:45PM
Class shot Paul ..... Happy new year mate and all the best for 08 .

JouŠo 14 56 Finland
1 Jan 2008 12:57PM
all the best for 2008, Paul........

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 1:07PM
Cheers you lot, all the very best for the New Year to you all too!!!

TyChee Plus
14 275 1 United States
1 Jan 2008 1:15PM
Excellent shot! Happy New Year!
dathersmith 11 561 12 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 1:18PM
Wow, a fantastic shot Paul, love it. The blue sig fooled me at first, is this the colour for 2008?

All the best for 2008.

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 1:37PM
Blimey, cheers Pete, it's a very Happy New Year now Wink

Ta too Ty and Darren, yes, blue is this years colour don't ya know Wink

All the best everyone,
Buffalo_Tom 12 2.3k 9 Wales
1 Jan 2008 1:41PM
Happy New Year Paul,good image to start with.Are you and Fran coming to the South Wales meet next week if not look forward to meeting up at Rowardennan.
All the best.
Bodiewil 11 46 Wales
1 Jan 2008 1:51PM
Superb Paul, great capture... Congrats on the HC

Happy new year

kaybee 14 6.3k 26 Scotland
1 Jan 2008 1:59PM
Happy New Year

This Coo is just taking the mickey........blowing raspberries at you


PS -hope the headache improves........can't be a hangover since you don't drink
John_Frid 13 514 57 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 2:10PM
I've heard of shaggy dogs, but shaggy cows!!

Great shot - Happy New Year

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 2:20PM
Cheers guys for your time and comments, much appreciated.

Tom - no, not coming for that one, so see you in March!!!

Roy - I never touch a drop, honest!!! Wink

Scott_Scot 14 4 4 Scotland
1 Jan 2008 2:26PM
Yer best upload, ... this year Smile

Love the title

jaktis 15 84 Sweden
1 Jan 2008 2:33PM
Cool fellow

This is a very tidy wee highland coo in comparison with some I saw the other day on Lewis, a tangled ball of red hair is more like the thing, and that's only me when I get out of bed.

All the very best for 2008 my friend, good health and happiness,
chase 13 1.1k 246 England
1 Jan 2008 2:58PM
Nice start to the New Year Paul..well done,a great exposure...think he needs his fringe trimmed though Wink
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 3:31PM
LOL @ Scott, cheers Wink

Thanks all for your time. I hope you all have a prosperous New Year.

MalcolmS Plus
13 1.2k 13 England
1 Jan 2008 4:43PM
Great details Paul
Happy New Year

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 4:50PM
Cheers Malcolm, you too!!!

rangerpaul 11 19 7 England
1 Jan 2008 5:12PM
Have an RC to go with the HC.
A fine start to 2008.
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 5:32PM
Cheers Paul, I'm made up with it ... problem is, with such a good start, things can only go downhill now Wink

martinl 15 269 2 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 6:01PM
What a start to the New Year with an HC Paul.

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 6:10PM
Aye, can't believe it mate ... just goes to show it was worth the 'wander' Wink

Nigel_95 Plus
13 262 2 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 6:11PM
Great shot and title, and a great start to the year with the HC. I hope your head is better now Paul.

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 6:13PM
Much better now thanks Nigel, just opened the Carlsberg Wink

richardwheel 13 217 2 England
1 Jan 2008 6:35PM
happy new year mate, sorry I couldn't make it to your little meet, maybe next time.

congrats on a good start to the year!

see you soon
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 6:59PM
Cheers Rich, no problem re: missing the meet, we'll get together again soon I'm sure.

Hope you had a good time over the festivities ... except for being under the weather that is. Have a great '08 mate Wink

martin.w 16 545 22 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 7:00PM
Well done Paul, started as you have finished last year. The crop works well, good work again Smile
Phil_Morgan 12 182 1 Wales
1 Jan 2008 7:29PM
Congrats mate. Happy new year.

Nick_w Plus
11 4.3k 99 England
1 Jan 2008 7:32PM
Happy New Year Paul - a good start to 2008
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 8:30PM
Cheers guys, a great start to '08, I'll try to keep it up Wink
javam Plus
14 1.1k 19 United Kingdom
1 Jan 2008 8:57PM
Racking up those HC's Paul, Congrats again. Great highland coo shot. Crop works well and great detail in the hair.

AlanC1 12 1 England
1 Jan 2008 9:46PM
Well done on an excellent portfolio
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
1 Jan 2008 11:07PM
Thanks Neil and Alan for dropping by, I appreciate it guys!!!

chris-p Plus
13 70 England
2 Jan 2008 9:07AM
Congrats again Paul...
2 Jan 2008 10:17AM
Great comp - hope your headache has gone now.

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
2 Jan 2008 10:30AM
Cheers guys ... headache still there Alan - it's now called work :-(
DaveU 12 1.4k 125 England
2 Jan 2008 2:05PM
A cracker Paul. Really suits the elongated crop and the colours are most pleasing.

HNY !!!
LesF 12 182 9
2 Jan 2008 5:17PM
Great shot Paul, congrats on the HC and a Happy New Year to you

Les F
Coleslaw 13 13.4k 28 Wales
2 Jan 2008 5:27PM
many more ECs and HCs to come in 2008
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
2 Jan 2008 9:08PM
Cheers Dave.

Good to have you back Les, I hope you had a great time, look forward to seeing your work.

Thanks too Cole, al the best!!!

MarkT 14 119 2 England
2 Jan 2008 9:33PM
Superb detail in the large version and all the best for 08 Paul.

Congrats on the HC too Smile

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
2 Jan 2008 9:40PM
Cheers Mark, all the very best to you and your family for '08!!!

Chriscj 13 96 1 England
2 Jan 2008 9:46PM
Stunning capture bud, HC to start off the year too. Smile

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
3 Jan 2008 9:05AM
Aye mate, would you believe it Wink
dazzaman 12 631 England
3 Jan 2008 5:44PM
this is lovely qaulity paul, an hc well deserved.
we shall have to meet up next time your up here,
just give us a nod, and if im free i will join you all.

daz Smile
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
3 Jan 2008 7:38PM
Will do Daz, was a spur of the moment thing really, but next time I'll holler Wink

scott_jessuk 13 249 1 Scotland
3 Jan 2008 10:52PM
great image Paul, excellent detail.

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
3 Jan 2008 10:53PM
Cheers Scott, Happy New Year mate Wink
Goggz 11 2.3k 72 Wales
4 Jan 2008 12:46AM
Moo 2 U 2!
Made me laugh...
sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
4 Jan 2008 4:38PM
Cheers Pete, all the best to you and your family mate!!
juldon 15 78 England
6 Jan 2008 1:48PM
Just found this shot Paul by looking in the HC gallery.
All the best and well done on the HC....note to self for 2008 must get that lens out more if this is what it can do.
Although its not just the lens maybe if I could work the camera a bit better it might help Wink

sut68 15 2.0k 76 England
7 Jan 2008 9:21AM
LOL Julie, get the lens out and the camera manual, and voila Wink

All the very best to you for '08 too,

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