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Warning - Stay back

By maroondah
This one was taken at the popular Bushy Park. I was a good distance away with the long lens but a young family were between me and the stag. It seemed not to like them being close so made the usual sounds. I felt obliged to move further back and did so. Strangely the young family stayed where they were with the two small children throwing conkers in the direction of the stag. I never cease to be amazed at the risks people take. Nothing happened thank goodness. Have a good weekend everyone.

Tags: Stag Bushy park Wildlife and nature

Voters: Canonshots, megan99, LynneJoyce and 27 more

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LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2012 6:57PM
"Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and Iím not sure about the universe!" _ accredited to Einstein and your story attests to the truth of this.

Superb shot, I cannot fault it.

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19 Oct 2012 7:02PM
Beautiful image.........love the open-mouthed warning, as you say people have no awareness of the possible dangers.....TongueTongueTongue
19 Oct 2012 7:54PM
Great image.
ali63 Plus
4 741 1 United Kingdom
19 Oct 2012 8:38PM
Excellent image,Ali.
JohnoP 11 2
19 Oct 2012 9:11PM
Nicely captured! John Grin
Maiwand Plus
9 3 72 England
20 Oct 2012 7:13PM
When ever you see or hear this--- take heed!!! These guys mean what they say. Superb shot.
Ron
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
21 Oct 2012 8:18PM
A cracking shot of this powerful beast bellowing out a warning, those plonkers throwng conkers were extremely lucky he did not charge them!
10 Jan 2013 7:15AM
good timing i bet he is telling you off lol cracking shot though.GrinGrin

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