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Cold Snow/Warm Mom

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 31 December 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A baby mountain goat climbs up on his mother's back for a little nap in Glacier National Park, Montana.

Happy New Year to all of my Aminus3 friends. Happy shooting in 2010!

SONY DSC-F828 1/640 second F/7.1 ISO 64 51 mm

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

aww.. yes i said aww!! bless what a beautiful picture:)

31 Dec 2009 6:22am

@kate: Thank you!

Meysam from Montreal, Canada

Awesome photo! Great capture and colours!

31 Dec 2009 7:45am

@Meysam: Thank you!

Twinklestamper from Oklahoma, United States

love this!!

31 Dec 2009 11:39am

@Twinklestamper: Thank you!

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Cute shot ! I wish you and you family all the best for 2010 !

31 Dec 2009 12:43pm

@Tamara: Thanks! And to you too!

zahra from shiraz, Iran

great,very nice.

31 Dec 2009 1:26pm

@zahra: Thank you!

Vitor Martins from Lisboa, Portugal

Beautiful image. Happy new year to you and yours.

31 Dec 2009 1:31pm

@Vitor Martins: Thank you! And to you too.

Bethany from Michigan, United States

Very cute!

31 Dec 2009 1:54pm

@Bethany: Thank you!

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

That´s a great image and so nice ! Thank you for all your friendly comments at 2009. I wish you a happy New Year !

31 Dec 2009 2:32pm

@Loner: Thanks, Sonja. Happy New Year to your and your husband and son as well!

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Super cute! That's right where I'd want to be too! (somehow I don't think my mom would go for it, though!)

31 Dec 2009 3:36pm

@Tracy: Thanks. LOL, no I don't think she would. ;-)

Romi from Arad, Romania

Happy New Year!

31 Dec 2009 4:02pm

@Romi: Thank you!

LauraS from Chico, United States

Wonderful photo. Thanks for sharing this sweet shot.

31 Dec 2009 4:22pm

@LauraS: Thank you!

k@ from Paris, France

Such an unexpected one ! Many thanks for sharing and the best for you & yours*

31 Dec 2009 4:26pm

@k@: Thank you!

Nina from Haute Loire, France

A nice contrast to hot / cold! The snow is animated, inhabited for our pleasure!
Thanks for your wishes and Good year and photos, soon!

31 Dec 2009 4:43pm

@Nina: Thank you!

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

I can sooo relate to this picture Barbara!

Have a happy and prosperous 2010!!! ;-)

31 Dec 2009 4:54pm

@Eric Cousineau: Thanks, Eric. Happy 2010!

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Aw-w-w-w! That is so dear! Wishing you a wonderful 2010!

31 Dec 2009 5:03pm

@john4jack: Thanks, Jack. Happy 2010!

lydia from Paris, France

Baby has a soft carpet !! A very nice picture , happy new year to you for 2010 !

31 Dec 2009 5:38pm

@lydia: Thank you!

John from New York, United States

Very nice shot... Baby looks cozy:)
Happy New Year!

31 Dec 2009 5:48pm

@John: Thank you!

Adam Karnes from Salem, United States

A perfect wintry picture to end the year on. I love the composition.

31 Dec 2009 6:32pm

@Adam Karnes: Thank you!

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Happy New Year!

31 Dec 2009 6:36pm

@António Pires: Thank you!

Terral from Ponoka, Alberta, Canada

A sweet and cute capture. Very nice.

31 Dec 2009 7:14pm

@Terral: Thank you!

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

"I might be movin to Montana soon
Just to raise me a crop of dental floss"
The late great Frank Zappa.
I saw some of these in Canada many years ago (goats that is). Striking and agile they were too.
Happy New Year

31 Dec 2009 7:18pm

@grouser: Thank you!

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

happy new year!

31 Dec 2009 8:27pm

@Xerophytes: Thank you!

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

happy new year to ya! great shot :)

31 Dec 2009 9:30pm

@Tim: And to you. See you around - soon.

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

What a joyful catch! A wonderful 2010 to you!

31 Dec 2009 9:47pm

@Self-Indulgence: Thank you! And to you!

Barbara from Oakland, United States

I love this ! What a wonderful sighting. Happy new decade to you!

31 Dec 2009 10:00pm

@Barbara: Thanks, it was so fun to watch them. Happy 2010.

Bob from Bolivar, United States

Happy new year to you too! Thanks for all the wonderful photos over the last year (since I started), and for the comments! May you have a blessed and happy new year with more to be thankful for than years past.

31 Dec 2009 10:41pm

@Bob: Thanks so much, Bob. I hope you have a wonderful 2010, with lots of happy shooting. Thanks for your kind comments as well. ;-)

Amir Madanipour from Karaj, Iran

*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*...Happy new year...*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*_*

31 Dec 2009 11:02pm

@Amir Madanipour: Thank you!

Lambspun from Madison, Maine, United States

What a wonderful shot to share Barbara!! Have a Happy 2010. Here's hoping it will be full of promises and happy surprises :)

31 Dec 2009 11:11pm

@Lambspun: Thanks Sandy. Happy 2010 to you and yours. Keep the photos coming!

Emilio Garcia from Pleasanton, United States

Just a wonderful "fuzzy feeling" take on these wonderful animals. Sometimes it is hard for humans to outdo mother nature. Have a VERY happy 2010

1 Jan 2010 1:37am

@Emilio Garcia: Thank you!

BJ from Murfreesboro, United States

Mom's protective love, very cute. Happy New Year

1 Jan 2010 2:51am

@BJ: Thank you!

Claudia from Illinois, United States

THAT is absolutely adorable! Wonderful image--I just love it!

1 Jan 2010 5:43am

Lillee from -, United States

Darling shot. I like the composition very much.

1 Jan 2010 11:41pm

@Lillee: Thank you!

Petra from Tilburg, Netherlands

ooh so cute !

2 Jan 2010 10:33pm

@Petra: Thank you!

Bob from Bolivar, United States

Beautiful shot! You have captured the baby's desire to keep warm and close to it's mother and the mothers enjoyment of a relaxing respite with the baby. Nicely done.

22 Jan 2010 8:22pm

@Bob: Thanks, Bob.

Photosanity from Folsom, United States

Wonderful capture!

23 Jan 2010 2:35am

@Photosanity: Thanks, Debbie.

SONY DSC-F828
1/640 second
F/7.1
ISO 64
51 mm