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Posted by kiran on Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:38 pm

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Not really :-) !  He was simply crossing a creek, I was luckily at the right place to get this head-on shot. 

Although he appears intimidating, I was far away and he was completely at ease. He simply walked away soon after.

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by Carol Clarke on Wed Jan 09, 2019 6:51 am
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Great perspective on this imposing species, and the approaching view really shows off that handsome head, Kiran.  Its a shame the light was rather flat and I wonder if slightly lightening the image would help to present it at its best.  Just my 2 cents worth.  :)

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by Mike in O on Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:27 am
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Great animated shot...reminds me of a time long ago (speaking in the voice of an old timer) when I actually was charged trying to take a picture of a bull moose. I ran into a lodge pole thicket which his antlers couldn't get through (he did manage to break a few trees).
 

by david fletcher on Wed Jan 09, 2019 10:39 am
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an impressive Bull soon to get to his prime. If he survives, he'll be a monster Kiran. Love the perspective and eye contact
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by Paul Rossi on Wed Jan 09, 2019 12:36 pm
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Very cool image. The snow on his head and snout make it even better.
 

by Ed Cordes on Wed Jan 09, 2019 7:32 pm
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Excellent! Nice very dark pelt with bright eyes. Snow is handled well.
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