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Synchronised Scratch

By KKmoments
This was taken at Twycross Zoo, the 'synchronised scratch' amused me as I stood watching so i snapped quick but when uploaded i quite like the reflections/shadows and colour of the water....

Thank you for all your comments and support on my self portrait, it did far better than i hoped Smile

Hope you all had a good b/holiday weekend.

Karen Smile

Tags: Animals Zoo General Captive animals Pets and captive animals Sea lions Humour and fun

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DolphinLady 10 54 1 Wales
28 Aug 2007 7:52PM
This is so funny....I love the expressions on their faces, especially the male in the foreground.
Lovely details & colours, & great reflections.
I also like the mini waterfall in the background.
A great capture.

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cantona43 Plus
11 924 4 England
28 Aug 2007 8:15PM
lol fantastic well timed shot
28 Aug 2007 8:21PM
There is so much of interest here. The waterfall, the great reflections, a multitude of textures and of course the brilliant sea lions.
Brilliant timing to get both of them scratching.
An excellent shot, well done.
Mounters 9 85 2 England
28 Aug 2007 8:23PM
great SP!
TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
28 Aug 2007 8:43PM
Excellent capture! Put a smile on my face.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
10 2.3k 9 Wales
28 Aug 2007 9:03PM
Well timed,great shot.
JudeC 9 6 3 England
28 Aug 2007 9:14PM
Brilliant capture - JudeC
jaspernina 9 1.0k Wales
28 Aug 2007 9:27PM
Great shot, well spotted.
28 Aug 2007 9:28PM
Couldn't work it out from the thumbnail, really glad I looked more closely - what a great image!

piccy 10 8 Wales
28 Aug 2007 9:41PM
Perfect harmony! What a sweet shot, he's a strong looking male!!
28 Aug 2007 9:49PM
Love it Karen, what a great catch and timing, this would look great in a bathroom? cracking shot, Adrian
G73photography 10 417 15 United Kingdom
28 Aug 2007 9:50PM
well done with this synchro scratch. you captured reflections, rule of thirds, super colours, shaddows etc, all in one pic, you can have a lie down now, lol, G
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
28 Aug 2007 10:04PM

jmw58 10 1 United Kingdom
28 Aug 2007 10:10PM
Love it all Karen, lovely timing Smile

trissie 10 United Kingdom
28 Aug 2007 10:22PM
Brilliant timing Karen, great shadows and love their expressions. Well captured.

Trish x
Possum 10 148 England
28 Aug 2007 10:43PM
I love this - great light & subject matter - and the reflections make this a winner for me.
csr 9 3 England
29 Aug 2007 12:47AM
Looks great nice one
chrissd 10 304 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2007 6:08AM
great timing Karen, its a beaut Smile
AlanBW 10 20 England
29 Aug 2007 7:50AM
Made me smile, great capture Karen - spot on timing
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2007 8:24AM
what a great shot, wonderful timing,
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
29 Aug 2007 9:50AM
Very good and very amusing. Great timing Karen.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
29 Aug 2007 6:36PM
A fabulous fun shot Karen, you've timed this one perfectly. You've got everything right on this one. The big male sealion bears a strong resemblance to the walrus of love Barry White!
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
29 Aug 2007 6:43PM
Certainly up to scratch.

Great shot.

newy17 10 273 United Kingdom
29 Aug 2007 8:32PM
fantastic shot superb detail well captured karen.
1 Sep 2007 12:36AM
Funny. Made me smile and scratch too.
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
8 Jan 2008 10:43AM
Focus and DOF great, lovely composition.

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