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Zig The Prowler

By cameracat
Hi folks,

Time for another moggie shot I thought.....Grin

Here we have my boy Ziggy doing the prowling thing in some long grass, Something got his attention, A bonus as the light was not favourable for black cat images, Especially at 500mm f/8 & 1/80s with ISO800, The OS on the Sigma worked well here....Smile

Roll on spring time.....Wink

Did a B&W conversion that came out quite nice, Could not decide between the two, Hence the version....Sad

Tags: Grass Prowling Black cat Pets and captive animals Norfolk 2012

Voters: KathyW, ugly, Fefe and 24 more


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ugly Plus
8 9 57 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2012 12:53PM
V1 colour works best for me...
Nice to see you at eye leavel...
Very well taken...

Dave

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Fefe Plus
5 23 31 United Kingdom
21 Feb 2012 1:43PM
Lovely feline portraitsSmile V1 for me.......... I think....
Diane
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
21 Feb 2012 1:59PM
I can see your predicament. I too like both of these. The colour shows his amazing eye colour so well yet the b/w is more dramatic. Love them both.........Sandy
chensuriashi Plus
10 246 17 England
21 Feb 2012 2:20PM
Good guess with the settings, those eyes are spot on from a long way out, that lens is a great piece of kit, I would get one if it had the 4/3 mount, but Sigma seem to have forgotten us...Chen.
soulofharmony 6 22 1 Norfolk Island
21 Feb 2012 5:08PM
waves @ Ziggy ......love both versions... Smile

send Ziggy my love....x

Brilliant Vince !!

Nikki !!!
SlowSong Plus
8 6.5k 29 England
21 Feb 2012 5:31PM
Both beautiful. I like that little bit of colour coming through his ears in V1, and the tones in V2 are excellent and make his eyes really stand out. But no, no matter how many times I compare them, can't decide.
Chris
A Booth 14 11 4 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2012 9:56AM
superb colours in v1 - well recorded expression of the hunter.
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
22 Feb 2012 9:58PM
Both great images but V1 has it for me, the mono loses the sense of connection with those wonderfully captured eyes!

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