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Nyumbu. Wildebeest


Posted by david fletcher on Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:18 pm

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Topaz Glow used.  Taken in the Masai Mara.

Please feel free to view uncompressed.  Thank you for looking.  Be safe.

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by Ron Day on Sun Jun 07, 2020 1:40 pm
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A great action scene showing the movement of the wildebeest in native habitat. The subtle use of Topaz Glow is very effective. It allows you to maintain some important detail in the scene, yet emphasize the fluid movement of the wildlife. Excellent work, Dave. 8)
 

by Carol Clarke on Mon Jun 08, 2020 3:58 pm
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Beautifully done, Dave! I always think that Wildebeest have a somewhat prehistoric appearance, and the way you have treated this lovely capture combines the effects of a great photo with the qualities of fine, ancient cave paintings. When you click on the high rez version, you can really see what I mean. This is another one that would make a brilliant print IMO. Well done!!

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by John Labrenz on Mon Jun 08, 2020 6:32 pm
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Agree with Carol on the cave paintings!...that was my first reaction.
really well done.
 

by Cynthia Crawford on Tue Jun 09, 2020 5:03 am
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Love the effect, Dave- this is a must see uncompressed to feel the full effect and see the eyes. A real work of art in every way!
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by david fletcher on Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:24 am
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All, the comments you've made, in regard to your own individual and collective skill sets leave me humbled.  My sincere thanks to you and to NSN for the EP.  (Carol, back on Morning Mist with Topaz Glow, )...   :)
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by Tusar Bhowmik on Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:56 am
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Wonderful painting...!!!
 

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