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This white lioness graced me with a side glance when I made funny noises to try and get a full frontal Smile
Thanx to everyone for your gracious V&C's - and especially to Gary [ Growmorw ] for his UA - it means a lot to me Smile

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon Powershot SX20 IS
Lens:5.0 - 100.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 27.9 - 558.5 mm)
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:4 Jan 2013 - 12:54 PM
Focal Length:91.2mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/5.7
Aperture:f/5.7
Shutter Speed:1/400sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:80
Metering Mode:Evaluative
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:The Queen ?
Username:Hermanus Hermanus
Uploaded:11 Jan 2013 - 3:49 AM
Tags:White lioness, Wildlife / nature
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Votes:84
Voters:JimV · S_Psharma · nonur · RonnieAG · Jellyfire · Deep_Bhatia · Canonshots · jaktis · canonfan · alistairfarrugia · CarolG · kathrynlouise · hunter031072 · helenlinda · Andysnapper · bobsblues · wenzu78 · SUE118 · andylea · NaturesHaven · cats_123 · aniamoore · fentiger · stuart1963 · RuthyJ · WhiteRose1 · CaroleS · Mrsbass · Badgerfred · DicksPics · leontari · Gypsyman · IgorKo · achieverswales · PhilT2 · PaulLiley · capto · rayme330 · barbarahirst · Tibetan · lonely_oryx · morpheus1955 · jennialexander · Joline · chrissie3 · longhoss · Growmore · sparrowhawk · BIGRY1 · Lillian · taggart · ali63 · platzy · HELANA · luckybry · mauriceegan · Mototaur · jamesmoorephotography · Bob_V · ireid7 · pks · 213hardy · User_Removed · Rock · netta1234 · Philip_H · hasslebladuk · nikshot · annettep38 · AnnJ · pdcche · thedon1941 · Ayoob · benjita1 · Trout_Man · digital_boi · headskiesfly · brownsilent · UrbaneMagick · HuntedDragon · richy66 · SammyRatFan · ugly · gwynn56 ·
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JimV
JimV  9 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 4:06 AM

She looks like she couldn't care less Herman, but you did get a wonderful shot which I very much like!
Rgds., Jim

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nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 4:12 AM

Wish I could see the eyes, but still it's a great capture, Herman. I like the framing, colour rendition and clarity of the image a lot!SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5152 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland116 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 4:25 AM

What a magnificent big cat she is, Herman, and although a full head on shot was missed, you still got a superb portrait with fine detail recorded and a real frame filler into the bargain.
Ronnie.

Last Modified By RonnieAG at 11 Jan 2013 - 4:26 AM

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abeeror2
abeeror2  3 Spain
11 Jan 2013 - 4:40 AM

Double wow! Thanks for showing this amazing! So sharp I feel I could touch her!SmileSmileSmileTongue

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Jellyfire
Jellyfire  341 forum posts United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 5:16 AM

If a lion doesn't want to look at you I don't suppose there is much you can do about it! You got a good shot anyway though
Lee

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Deep_Bhatia
11 Jan 2013 - 5:20 AM

Wow! Bold & beautiful. Nice Capture. Deep

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canonfan Plus Member 5canonfan vcard United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 5:40 AM

The texture and detail in this image is magnificent Herman
Jim

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8185 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 6:20 AM

A beautiful close-up, Herman, but you obviously were making the wrong noises for her to give you a full frontal Grin Carol

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kathrynlouise
kathrynlouise Plus Member 3421 forum postskathrynlouise vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 6:37 AM

She's beautiful Herman. I have yet to see a White lion but a visit to paradise wildlife park in February should remedy that Grin

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper Plus Member 7109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 6:41 AM

A very regal looking lady indeed and a superb shot of her.

Andy

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helenlinda
helenlinda Plus Member 8342 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom22 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 6:43 AM

Lovely detail - that fur looks so soft SmileSmile
Helen

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bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 7:01 AM

Brilliant shot Herman nice light on the subject.
Rob

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SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 7SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 7:21 AM

A very good likeness and a beautiful face.

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cats_123
cats_123 Plus Member 114363 forum postscats_123 vcard Northern Ireland25 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:08 AM

another wonderful animal portrait GrinGrin

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aniamoore
aniamoore  3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 8:11 AM

Cuddly toy, Herman!TongueTongueTongueTongueTongue
AniaWink

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 14915 forum postsfentiger vcard England23 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:15 AM

A beautiful study Herman.

Albert

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RuthyJ
RuthyJ  9 England
11 Jan 2013 - 8:30 AM

she's beautiful Herman. Very serine look about her. Gorgeous.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51390 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England146 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:35 AM

She looks a beauty, Herman. Dark fathomless eyes.

Dave

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CaroleS
CaroleS  5258 forum posts United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:53 AM

She is a beautySmile
Carole

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Mrsbass
Mrsbass  2 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:54 AM

Stunning - what a beautiful girl.

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred Plus Member 8Badgerfred vcard Wales
11 Jan 2013 - 8:55 AM

Super close up Herman, excellent detail captured,
Fred.

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DicksPics
DicksPics Plus Member 4DicksPics vcard United Kingdom11 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:57 AM

A wonderful photo, Herman - she's certainly got that 'Regal' look about her!!

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leontari
leontari Plus Member 2leontari vcard Greece
11 Jan 2013 - 8:58 AM

An excellent full framed portrait Herman.

Effrossini

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achieverswales
11 Jan 2013 - 9:56 AM

Stunning close up of this very beautiful lady Herman, excellent details.

Regards

Trev.

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  6 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 10:25 AM

Superb portrait. Such detail. paul

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capto
capto Plus Member 32704 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 10:35 AM

Lovely face, I'm wondering if she is related to my PoppySmile

ivor

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rayme330
rayme330 Plus Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 10:55 AM

Great shot of this magnificent beast Herman.

Ray

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 7barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 10:58 AM

she really is lovely ...
and as for the full frontal ...mmm perhaps not

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Tibetan
Tibetan  3 England
11 Jan 2013 - 11:12 AM

Certainly is Queen like, but you won't get a Knighthood from her lol. more like a good night hood, splendid photo Herman, great light and detail, love it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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lonely_oryx
11 Jan 2013 - 11:29 AM

Love the expression

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Joline
Joline Plus Member 9Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 12:03 PM

Fabulous!!!!!

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chrissie3
chrissie3  7 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 12:18 PM

She's magnificent!!! What a super picture, Herman.

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Growmore
Growmore Plus Member 6Growmore vcard England3 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 1:47 PM

A beauty and super close up Herman with fantastic detail.

Gary

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BIGRY1
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11 Jan 2013 - 2:59 PM

Great detail in this one, a cracker!Grin
Ryan

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 6Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 3:42 PM

And not a fly in sight!!
a lovely white lioness and well captured
Lillian

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taggart
taggart Plus Member 1146 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 3:42 PM

Either she is ready to spring, or about to fall asleep-- I like the cropped head shot-- Quite a fancy cat!

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ali63
ali63 Plus Member 3685 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 4:20 PM

Excellent shot, she is a beauty,
Ali GrinGrinGrin

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platzy
platzy  2 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 4:42 PM

Superb image of this beautiful animal.

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HELANA
HELANA  5 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 5:16 PM

Excellent portrait Herman, you have portrayed very well.
Elena

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11 Jan 2013 - 6:13 PM

tremendous image sir

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Mototaur  226 forum posts England
11 Jan 2013 - 6:47 PM

Pretty lioness . lovely expression captured GrinGrin

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Rock Plus Member 13Rock vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 8:46 PM

Superb detail in this fine capture.

Rock

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netta1234
netta1234 Plus Member 3253 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 9:05 PM

A brilliant close upSmile
NettaSmile

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hasslebladuk Plus Member 5hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 9:40 PM

WOW What a belter
mike

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annettep38 Plus Member 4209 forum postsannettep38 vcard Costa Rica35 Constructive Critique Points
11 Jan 2013 - 10:16 PM

even better that the male, a love fine detailed portrait!

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AnnJ  3 Scotland
11 Jan 2013 - 10:23 PM

You are starting to make me very homesick with your images!! Ann.

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pdcche
pdcche  4 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 - 10:32 PM

Lovely close up portrait Herman, splendid detail, Peter..
The doctor did say that he held no hope for the medication, 100% true..

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thedon1941
11 Jan 2013 - 10:37 PM

A real beauty Herman. Such dignity!. Don

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Ayoob
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12 Jan 2013 - 5:50 AM

Gorgeous shot.......GrinGrinGrin

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Trout_Man
Trout_Man  6 Wales30 Constructive Critique Points
12 Jan 2013 - 9:52 AM

Not much more to add...Beautiful.

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digital_boi
12 Jan 2013 - 1:56 PM

love the pose and the look, it is as if she is trying not to yawn love it

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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headskiesfly
13 Jan 2013 - 12:46 PM

Great shot, well done.
Rick

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brownsilent
13 Jan 2013 - 5:12 PM

I know she's not one to be cuddled, but I'd love to. Smile
JOhanna

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