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Red Fox In Snow Squall


Posted by Ed Cordes on Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:28 pm

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This red fox is from Churchill, Manitoba this past November. She loved to pose for us.  Fairly large crop using 7D2 with 100-400 II and 1.4 TC Hand held.
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by SantaFeJoe on Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:08 pm
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Absolutely love this one, Ed. Great exposure all the way around and fine comp. Falling snow is cool, too.

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by John Spreitzer on Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:15 pm
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Beautiful fox, great setting!
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by Cynthia Crawford on Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:18 pm
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She's gorgeous- what a bushy tail. Love the setting and snow.
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by david fletcher on Fri Feb 15, 2019 2:49 am
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what a wonderful image Ed. In such fine condition and the snow adds a nice touch.
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by Des on Fri Feb 15, 2019 3:01 pm
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Fox + snow = winning combination. I prefer the image to be a little brighter in exposure and the tiny snow drop in front of the eye is unfortunate. Overall still a very nice image.
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by Carol Clarke on Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:08 pm
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Another vote for a touch brighter? but she is a beauty in a lovely snowy setting, Ed.

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by Ron Day on Fri Feb 15, 2019 4:23 pm
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A beauty, Ed. You have some impressive fox images on your website.
 

by Bruce Sherman on Sat Feb 16, 2019 11:40 am
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Very nice, Ed. Looks even better when I click on the image.
 

by E.J. Peiker on Sat Feb 16, 2019 3:09 pm
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Very nicely done. Glad t see that it isn't captive. Usually such perfect photos tend to be from game farm animals.
 

by Ed Cordes on Sat Feb 16, 2019 5:15 pm
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E.J. Peiker wrote:
Very nicely done.  Glad t see that it isn't captive.   Usually such perfect photos tend to be from game farm animals.


Thanks E.J.  Absolutely not captive. This female is the mate of a cross fox in the Churchill area. They both entertained us several times.  This image represents about 35% of the original shot with 5D4, 500 F4, 1.4 TC and enlarged using Ai Gigapixel.  Will print well at 13 X 19.

Re the snow flake near the left eye, I thought about removing it, but I made the decision that it added to the feel of the snow flurry we were in and the conditions the animals live in.
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Great eye contact and I really like the way you cropped it Ed.
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by Lerkes on Sat Feb 23, 2019 8:16 am
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Beautiful pose and a beautiful fox. The crop looks just the right size. Steve
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