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Having my baby

By kuipje  
This picture was shot in Burgers Zoo, in Arnhem, in the east part of the Netherlands close to the German border. About 1 1/4 hrs drive from Reeuwijk. It's really a very nice zoo, not so many cages Smile
(accidentally shot in JPEG instead of RAW
As always advise/comments/mods/tips much appreciated

V2 is original

Title song "Having my baby" by Paul Anka & Anita Meyer (she's Dutch)





Tags: The netherlands Arnhem Pets and captive animals Burgers Zoo

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Chinga Plus
8 3 1 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2014 11:40AM
They are both very good images...
What a curious type of monkey! Great eyes!
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10 Jul 2014 12:57PM
Thanks Isabel for your comment. "It's all in the family"
regards
B&J
banehawi Plus
15 2.1k 4036 Canada
10 Jul 2014 3:21PM
Sorry about the soccer.

Adjusted white balance, and reduced highlights in the mod.

W
10 Jul 2014 4:42PM
Thanks Willie for your support. All the Dutch will have fourteen days of mourning (the will wear black shoes all those days, SadSad )
I wondered if I should any further I was afraid to go too far
Regards for a "black shoed" Holland Wink
dudler Plus
16 951 1521 England
10 Jul 2014 5:23PM
In England, we are in black shoes for the next four years. We deserve to be, I think.

I prefer V2, as you've almsot lost the wire netting. That's the big problem in any shot in these circumstances. You get very little control of things. Best option is to use the long end of the zoom, get as close to the netting as is safe (though you don't have any problems with the netting close to the lens, as far as I can see), and use the widest aperture you can.
10 Jul 2014 6:34PM
Thanks John for your comments.
What's your shoe size? I will send you my shoes when i'm doneSmileSmile
Regards
B&J

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