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Mountain Horse

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 5 October 2011 in Animal & Insect.

A horse strikes a pose in front of Mt. Moran in the Grand Tetons.

NIKON D5000 1/125 second F/10.0 ISO 400 82 mm (35mm equiv.)

Ralf Kesper from Attendorn, Germany

A very nice picture.

5 Oct 2011 7:04am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful !

5 Oct 2011 8:20am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Fabulous Barbara!

5 Oct 2011 11:29am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Glorious light and that rakish lock of mane gives him a wonderful jaunty look! Nicely captured Barbara! ;-)

5 Oct 2011 11:43am

J.R. from Ginowan, Japan

Simply great! Love it. A Texas girl like you probably took a ride?

5 Oct 2011 12:12pm

@J.R.: ;-). You betcha! Ride 'em cowgirl.

Deisu from Valencia, Spain

Posó para ti, sin duda un modelo excelente y una foto muy natural y con un contraste de colores que la hacen más especial. Me encantan los caballos. Enhorabuena por tu trabajo ;)

5 Oct 2011 1:04pm

@Deisu: I think he did pose for me. He was a perfect model. Thanks.

Williams from East LaHave, Nova Scotia, Canada

Beautiful. A lucky horse with a million dollar view.

5 Oct 2011 1:23pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Barbara - Just a beautiful light here and the horse is beautiful too. The composition is wonderful - there is no part of it that is not appealing to the mind and the eye..just beautifully done, Ms Thomas!!

5 Oct 2011 2:10pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

This is wonderful ... and he seems to be posing just for you!
Surprisingly little snow on Mt. Moran, but it won't be long and it will be all white again. ;D

5 Oct 2011 2:26pm

Jim from Fort Worth, United States

Glorious light and the horse is perfectly positioned at the fence. Wonderful.

5 Oct 2011 3:23pm

arvin25 from Iran

This horse is very beautiful, very beautiful scenery you...
This horse is very beautiful.....

5 Oct 2011 3:46pm

Twojays from United States

Beautiful color comp with the golden field and line of trees below those amazing mountains. He's a beauty too. I click when they turn their handsome heads to the side, or as you have done, move over for a 3/4 pose.

5 Oct 2011 7:40pm

Sandy Weston from Maine, United States

This is gorgeous and reminds me of a painting.....also reminds me of my younger days when my favorite person on TV was Roy Rogers and his horse Trigger whom they'd always capture behind a fence like this in a similar position.....I know sounds corny....what can I say ;)

5 Oct 2011 7:53pm

franz from Baden, Austria

great capture! the white patch on its head mirrors the patch of snow on the mountain!

5 Oct 2011 8:00pm

@franz: Thanks. I think you are the only one that got that! ;-)

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

wonderful photo! beautiful animal and a perfect rural backdrop!

6 Oct 2011 3:12am

LauraS from Chico, United States

Just beautiful!

6 Oct 2011 4:26am

Jason Kravitz from Brussels, United States

not a bad place to live for this one - quite scenic
love the light

6 Oct 2011 7:19pm

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good evening Mrs. Thomas,
I like horses. The horse is beautiful and conveys that feeling of standing on the spot. The blaze on the forehead is almost identical as the snow on the mountains. The photo pleases me very well. 5 stars *****
Have a nice time nd all the best. Dear greetings from Christel

6 Oct 2011 8:43pm

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Beautifully captured.....your horses shots are always so lovely...

9 Oct 2011 3:22pm

@StarCosmosBleu: Thanks, Marcel. I guess you can tell I really like horses.

karla from Omaha, United States

Love this one of the horse. Very nice, focus on it, recognizable mountain in the background blur.

25 Oct 2011 4:35pm

1/125 second
ISO 400
82 mm (35mm equiv.)