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FAMILY OF THREE

By SueTurner
taken at Longleat Safari Park, in the dodgy bit where they rip your car to shreds bit, quite restricted as to what you can get through the car window and angle of the shot.
Converted to black & white as I thought it had more impact than the colour version.

Thank you for all your comments on the last upload. (Ted is now back to normal by the way and talking to me now).

Tags: Family General Monkey Black and white Pets and captive animals

Voters: Diana, Paul_cats, helenlinda and 117 more

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Comments


helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 6:35PM
Congratulations on winning the "Three" competition with this superb shot!
Helen

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Paul_cats 10 61 22 Scotland
15 Feb 2008 6:36PM
Another monster shot Sue. I'm sure you wondered how you were going to follow your previous achievement but for me this is on a par. Well done!!
Paul
15 Feb 2008 6:38PM
This is absolutely lovely Sue, this should go down really well on here, what a brilliant capture.
Well done.
Geoff.
15 Feb 2008 6:38PM
You did a wonderful job by going to the B/W to very dramatic shot..
sketch 9 1.5k United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 6:39PM
wow this shot is brilliant, and works very well in mono, love it

sarah x
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
15 Feb 2008 6:40PM
thanks, have not uploaded for a couple of weeks and this was to hand and I wanted it in my p/f in black and white. Sue
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
15 Feb 2008 6:41PM
This is an amazingly beautiful shot. Congratulations on winning the 3 competition.
proz 12 205 United States
15 Feb 2008 6:42PM
yes, wonderful impact, a very dramatic image.
cheesey 10 2 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 6:49PM
A real cracking image, well done.
Cheesey.
15 Feb 2008 6:52PM
Stunning .

Dougie.
Bodiewil 9 46 Wales
15 Feb 2008 6:55PM
A really stunning image

Dave
davidbailie 13 457 7 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 7:01PM
Superb shot - for a change captive animal shots tell a real story - excellent - beautifully handled

sings out even via the thumbnail

db
RobMacd 9 21 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 7:06PM
One of the best i`ve seen on here for ages.
Rob.
GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 7:18PM
This is fab! They look sooo innocent I'm sure they're not at all destructive ; )
Marilyn x
15 Feb 2008 7:40PM
Superb,
Fred.
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
15 Feb 2008 7:54PM
thanks everyone, and Marilyn you should have seen some of the cars in there!! Sue
15 Feb 2008 8:09PM
Another amazing animal portrait Sue. Have you got your canvas of Ted yet?
Mike
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
15 Feb 2008 8:23PM
cheers Mike, no not yet, they said 10-14 days, possible end of next week - quite excited about seeing that
bayleaf 9 8 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 8:25PM
Wow. This is a fabulous shot!

John
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
15 Feb 2008 8:31PM
thank you, and Thank You Robin for your award.
Sue
User_Removed Junior Member 10 16 England
15 Feb 2008 8:58PM
Wonderful mono work; super tones and detail
Andrew
Possum 10 148 England
15 Feb 2008 8:58PM
Sue, this was such a well-deserved winner and a brilliant choice of mono. A truly superb shot.
Allie
DVEP 9 1 United States
15 Feb 2008 9:38PM
Very intense! I've seen this technique work beautifully on people, and am pleased to see that the effect translates to animals as well.
KJackson 9 7 1 England
15 Feb 2008 9:53PM
Superb!
Karen
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
15 Feb 2008 10:16PM
thank you again, and thank you Pete for the HC
Sue
newty1 10 3 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 10:45PM
Superb i love this
Andy Smile
HUMIE 9 2 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 11:00PM
Absolutely stunning Sue...most deserved HC.

*Mike*
MickyMc 8 8 United Kingdom
15 Feb 2008 11:24PM
Lots of impact here
Mavis
Cormy 8 3 England
15 Feb 2008 11:31PM
Superb shot Sue.Well earned HC.Well Done.
Cheers
Alan
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
16 Feb 2008 12:07AM
Another cracking image Sue quite a week, well done you deserve it. Ron.
chrissd Plus
10 304 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2008 5:21AM
this is amazing Sue, deserves more than a HC Smile
chris
LesF 9 182 9
16 Feb 2008 7:32AM
A superb image with a great mono conversion

Les F
16 Feb 2008 9:26AM
Blimey Sue, this IS a cracker!! Lovely work indeed that works perfectly in mono.

Fran
twordley 10 360 England
16 Feb 2008 10:00AM
excellent shot, and very well converted

tw
ericfaragh 12 132 3 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2008 10:01AM
Great tonal range, excellent bw.
16 Feb 2008 3:30PM
Wonderful image that works so very well in B & W.
Annette
annefromleo 10 11 1 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2008 5:06PM
Wow Sue, you have surpassed yourself on this on - Fantastic, perfect, just love it!
Anne
16 Feb 2008 5:36PM
Congrats on the HC Sue....well deserved
Mike
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
16 Feb 2008 5:55PM
thank you all again

Sue
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
16 Feb 2008 6:54PM
Excellent, no other word for it. Took my breath away.
Geoff.
skydivemike 11 47 Northern Ireland
16 Feb 2008 8:49PM
Awsome shot and mono conversion Sue.

Mike
PLCimagery 10 77 1 England
16 Feb 2008 11:08PM
fantastic
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
17 Feb 2008 12:07PM
Thanks everyone - and
thank you Pete (Pete5932) for your User Award.

Sue
Pegon 11 78 1 England
17 Feb 2008 2:42PM
This is brilliant, I love it.
Pete.
LisaRose 9 172 4 United States
17 Feb 2008 4:51PM
An amazing image, congrats on a very well deserved HC.

Lisa
Assyrian 9 132 Scotland
17 Feb 2008 5:37PM
I love this picture and could stare at it for hours. It really is something special.

Chris
paulsteds 12 123 England
17 Feb 2008 6:21PM
Lost for words...super.
Paul
Gary_Williams 12 38 3 United Kingdom
17 Feb 2008 7:37PM
Superb - a big wow shot!
tigertimb 8 40 66 United Kingdom
18 Feb 2008 1:38AM
Excellent shot, wonderful detail and great exoressions
Tim
MikeRC Plus
11 3.6k United Kingdom
18 Feb 2008 9:18AM
Brilliant absolutely brilliant.

....MIke
MandsH 9 England
18 Feb 2008 11:18AM
THis looks so good in mono
Mandy
HowardA 9 231
18 Feb 2008 4:25PM
Superb composition and terrific in mono.

Howard
18 Feb 2008 6:58PM
very invoking and powerful image.. superbly presented and congrat's on the awards..!!!!

Nikki ! Smile X
ChristineL 11 39 United Kingdom
19 Feb 2008 8:16AM
a lovely capture Sue, it works so well in B&W. Congratulations on the HC.....well deserved,
Chris.
glazzaro 11 70 23 United States
20 Feb 2008 1:46AM
Brilliant work, Spot on! Click!!!

Greg
Maddie 11 2.7k 2 United Kingdom
20 Feb 2008 1:43PM
super, well done
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
20 Feb 2008 2:56PM
High class photography. Beautiful composition and detail. Perfect in B/W.

Albert
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
20 Feb 2008 3:36PM
Brilliant image. Love those eyes.
Brian.
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
21 Feb 2008 10:57AM
Thank you again, and thank you
Gary (GWilliams67) for your award, much appreciated.

Sue
22 Feb 2008 3:00PM
Stunning! Beautifully done, lovely tones, composition & detail!
Mia
Sue_R 10 11 6 Scotland
22 Feb 2008 6:28PM
This is amazing. I love their expressive faces and you did really well to catch the three of them so close together. It works really well in mono.

Sue
chris_taylor Junior Member 11 161 United Kingdom
23 Feb 2008 7:34PM
An excellent family portrait. Smile .....works well in B&W.
Chris.
Big_T 10 58 United Kingdom
26 Feb 2008 11:53AM
Wow!! This is truly fantastic, the sharpness in all the eyes is crystal clear. Not an easy task i suspect from inside a car.
danielwaters 8 93 4 United Kingdom
29 Feb 2008 11:21PM
I'm now going to scoop my eyes out with a spoon so I don't have to look at how much better you are than me! Any clues as to how you did this would be much appreciated - although I probably wouldn't understand if you told me.
In short, awesome shot.
SueTurner 11 81 3 England
29 Feb 2008 11:30PM
am sitting here laughing at your comment (Danielwaters) above, you really made me laugh, it certainly beats "nice shot" ......

thank you

sue
XxPaulxX 10 264 England
29 Feb 2008 11:48PM
What a fantastic shot, beautifully presented. So much life in their eyes, incredible!

Paul
viscostatic 10 34 5 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2008 9:03PM
Beautiful creatures so well photographed and presented. Top quality photography.

Phil.
4 Mar 2008 9:45PM
Only just seen this and so pleased I did - wonderful portrait of these animals - such intelligent eyes and expressions beautifully caught. Perfect light and treatment - this is a absolutely wonderful image.
Love it. All your animal portraits are superb.

Val
MNPHOTO 8 1 United Kingdom
26 Aug 2008 3:52PM
wow this is ama\ing
iansnowdon 7 7 2 United Kingdom
6 Jun 2010 4:27PM
Has to be one of the best of all time... Stunning!
Kind Regards
Ian

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