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This One Is Real

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 14 October 2015 in Animal & Insect.

This is a real bull elk, not a statue like yesterday.

NIKON D5500 1/250 second F/5.3 ISO 450 105 mm (35mm equiv.)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Fine autumnal view. The magnificent animal.

14 Oct 2015 6:22am

jean pierre a from France

superbe!! amitiés

14 Oct 2015 6:36am

Marcel Peltier from Wallonie Picarde, Belgium

un caribou ?

14 Oct 2015 8:36am

@Marcel Peltier: Bull (male) elk.

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Great real capture !

14 Oct 2015 9:34am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece


14 Oct 2015 1:21pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Splendid photo !!

14 Oct 2015 1:53pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture in the beautiful light.

14 Oct 2015 2:22pm

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

He could have been the model they used for the other one. I like the low light coming in from the side.

14 Oct 2015 4:34pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful light on this strong looking elk!

14 Oct 2015 8:00pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Quite the "stately" elk with that huge rack of horns!!

14 Oct 2015 8:26pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A handsome fellow.

14 Oct 2015 10:21pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

They can be a little testy so keep your distance :-)

15 Oct 2015 3:46am

@Michael Rawluk: He was rounding up his ladies, and was more than a little testy.

L'Angevine from Angers, France


15 Oct 2015 5:51am

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

Wonderful image ... how are you enjoying your new camera?

PS: I'm seeing my dtr's (cropping, etc) because her hosp schedule is so busy. She's chalking up extra hours before her trip to Africa in Dec.

15 Oct 2015 9:00pm

1/250 second
ISO 450
105 mm (35mm equiv.)