Back Versions (1)
Modifications (0)
Views: 176 (65 Unique) 
Vote 46
Award Shortlist   

Foxy Lady

By teocali
Another capture of the wild Vixen featured in an earlier upload. Patiently sitting and waiting, I was almost taken unawares as she popped out suddenly from behind nearby bushes nearly under my feet! This image is near full-frame, only slightly cropped to balance. Mods welcome as perhaps some of you might find this image could do with more "pop" Wink After uploading I noticed a couple of white spots on the tail and just above in V1 so have uploaded V2 with them cloned out.

Settings: F/5.6 1/800sec ISO400 manual@500mm tripod

Many thanks as always for your continued support, observations and critiques - really appreciated.

Tags: Wildlife General Wild Lady Fox Garden Close-up and macro Mammal Vixen Foxy Wildlife and nature

Voters: Alec1, Brian_Scott, terry_cavner and 43 more

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here

Exclusive 25% off Affinity Photo: Professional photo editing with no subscription!


ringyneck 11 315 18 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2010 11:15AM
Took ages to find the spot so it can't be that bad.

Love the angle of her head and those fantastic black boots.
Brilliant eye contact.

Love it

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

photophantom 10 108 3 Philippines
15 Jul 2010 11:17AM
fantastic shot Sylv
OAKEY 10 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2010 11:22AM
Beautiful capture, love the composition and super detail/colours, great work.
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
15 Jul 2010 11:33AM
A superb image, Sylvia, a wonderful pose and an excellent presentation. Carol
gary_d 10 576 13 Wales
15 Jul 2010 11:50AM
You timed the shot perfectly to catch a great pose. - gary
15 Jul 2010 12:37PM
She's so beautiful! Wonderful capture.
15 Jul 2010 12:38PM
fantastic shot so well captured the sly vixen
15 Jul 2010 12:50PM
Fabulous Sylvia.... great timing and well worth the wait... love it!

FredF 11 1 France
15 Jul 2010 12:54PM
superb image.

Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2010 1:26PM
So beautifully captured, also took me ages to find the 'spots' Sylvia...
wouldn't change a thing...wonderful shot
and more of them on Monday, see you there
Philo 8 99 83 England
15 Jul 2010 2:35PM
This is a terriffic shot: strong composition, blurred background, lovely sharp face and great eye contact. It looks like she is stalking you.
Maiwand 11 3 73 England
15 Jul 2010 4:37PM
Hope you have all the chicken locked up Sylvia-- this Lady is on the hunt. Look at the eyes !!.
Vince_S 8 10 England
15 Jul 2010 5:56PM
Very well captured and excellent eye contact.

LeeFisher 9 59 8 England
15 Jul 2010 6:36PM
superb shot, love it. You've captured the expression perfectly.
15 Jul 2010 6:42PM
Excellent work here Sylvia,love the comp and poise of mr fox !! Really Really nicely captured...
lianna 8 13 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2010 6:47PM
WOW i spent forever trying to find the spot! its on the tail lol.... a superb capture, love how her tongue is poking out!! superb x x
RTDS 9 Cyprus
15 Jul 2010 7:38PM
Simply stunning!
Excellent details and colours.
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
15 Jul 2010 8:25PM
I cant view V2 but V1 is excellent
Ray42 10 3 England
15 Jul 2010 9:41PM
An excellent shot - like the raspberry she is blowing you!!! lol
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2010 7:35AM
I found the white spot and V2 - see what you mean now Sylvia
OAKEY 10 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2010 8:08AM
Just had to come back to see this cracking capture, but i would like to leave my award for this Beauty.Smile
Shroomer 11 14 167 England
16 Jul 2010 9:46AM
Took me ages to see the spots Sylvia, hardly noticeable at all. If you hadn't said I wouldn't have noticed them at all. Great pose and angle and superb eye
FeatherFriend 10 38 217 England
16 Jul 2010 8:07PM
Yes, it took me ages to find the spots too Sylvia, cracking detail where it's supposed to be and a lovely BG,
DRicherby 9 269 725 United Kingdom
16 Jul 2010 8:42PM
Super shot. I think I'd have composed with the fox higher in the frame, which would leave more room for her to move into. Being ultra-picky, I'd probably clone out the fraction of a white flower on the edge of the frame that's being `pointed to' by the tail. Neither is a big issue, though. Love those bright eyes and the tongue sticking out. Grin
harrattp 11 11 4 England
16 Jul 2010 8:56PM
Stunning shots Sylvia, real crackers. Spots! what spots?

bpearson3 9 1 England
16 Jul 2010 10:11PM
What a wonderful image.
Presented beautifully as well.

17 Jul 2010 6:35AM

Quote:This is a terriffic shot: strong composition, blurred background, lovely sharp face and great eye contact. It looks like she is stalking you.

RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
17 Jul 2010 10:12AM
Super shot, Sylvia.

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.