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Getting a Drink

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 13 September 2012 in Animal & Insect.

After she greeted her baby, momma moose stepped into the stream for a drink.

Moose series

NIKON D5000 1/180 second F/5.6 ISO 400 300 mm (35mm equiv.)

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Great to see these creatures doing there thing in their natural environment... a special thing that I'm glad you are sharing!

13 Sep 2012 5:36am

Visu...Elle Photography from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Nice composition. I like mooses !

13 Sep 2012 5:39am

Luke from Spokane Washington, United States

A very secluded place for them!

13 Sep 2012 6:06am

arvin from sari, Iran

Excellent shot
Very nice

13 Sep 2012 6:44am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Well captured Elaine

13 Sep 2012 7:32am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

When you gonna do your photo travel book?

13 Sep 2012 7:34am

@J.R.: I wish... ;-)

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb photo !

13 Sep 2012 7:39am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Lovely shot, so natural, what a privilege!

13 Sep 2012 8:15am

@Curly: I really like your shot today. I meant to say that you seem to be repeating yourself. ;-)

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

A beautiful moment in a tranquil scene

13 Sep 2012 8:15am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

She looks a bit shy, not sure if she is allowed to have a if "may I?" is in her eye....

13 Sep 2012 8:20am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

they are a lovely combination of the ungainly and elegant :)

13 Sep 2012 9:42am

yalda from Iran

Superb photo !

13 Sep 2012 10:20am

Mariana M. from Waterloo, Canada

beautiful capture of the moment .

13 Sep 2012 11:15am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

That's beautiful, Barbara - Mooses? . . . Meeses? . . . just Moose? . . . well, anyway, THEY look so ungainly at times. LOL Great natural shot!

13 Sep 2012 11:18am

mo.langel from Courtelary, Switzerland

Superb scene! Lovely shot!

13 Sep 2012 1:16pm

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

Wonderful natural shot, B. ... how many hundreds of shots did you take on that trip? ;D

13 Sep 2012 1:59pm

@Judy aka L@dybug: Thanks! Let's just say my camera was smokin' hot! ;-)

Don from Spokane, United States

What a good capture of this mama moose getting a drink.
Fine shot of the river too.

13 Sep 2012 3:02pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

lovely natural scene

13 Sep 2012 3:19pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

That is a very nice capture. It is amazing that you have all these great shots.

13 Sep 2012 5:27pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & so beautiful!

13 Sep 2012 5:44pm

Jatta from Joensuu, Finland

I agree with Bruce, I wonder too - and all photos have been so good!

13 Sep 2012 6:13pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Seems to be a very peaceful place for them ... Nice capture of "momma moose" !!! Colors and light are wonderful ...

13 Sep 2012 6:30pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

wonderful gesture

13 Sep 2012 7:08pm

ruthiebear from Titusville,NJ, United States

As I have already said, I love your moose images. To see animals in their natural habitats is so amazing. Thank you for sharing it with us.

13 Sep 2012 7:28pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Beautiful composition, Barbara. Love the water's layout and the moose drinking.

13 Sep 2012 9:20pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great capture of the Momma moose!

13 Sep 2012 10:20pm

Philnz from Thames, New Zealand

Good shot I see there is another one hiding under the tree.

13 Sep 2012 10:53pm

@Philnz: It is her baby. You will see more of it later.

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

beautiful capture, my friend :)

13 Sep 2012 11:58pm

@Tim: Thanks, Tim!

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Great shot.....

23 Sep 2012 6:48am

1/180 second
ISO 400
300 mm (35mm equiv.)