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Big, Bored Bear

 
 
Tiia Vissak
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    a cool scene!


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10/23/2012 12:12:04 AM

 
Christopher J. Budny
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Poor thing... :( He does look really bored. Wonderful capture and whites exposure!


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10/25/2012 6:45:55 AM

 
Nikki McDonald
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This is an excellent capture of this bear, Michelle - the reflection is a huge bonus. I know the shooting condition for this and am amazed at the clarity of this shot. You don't have any tips, do you?
Good luck with this personal favorite.


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11/20/2012 5:44:32 AM

 
Michelle L. Frick
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Thank you all! Nikki, as you know, the dirty glass and reflections are the hardest. I got lucky that the glass seemed very clean, and there was only a bit of red reflecting that I was able to eliminate in PS. I also used Topaz to help define the details a bit more. I was so happy that he was out and it was a good natural light day outside - very cloudy which also cut down on glare.


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11/20/2012 3:11:12 PM

 
Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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Awe, what a super portrait!


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11/28/2012 8:14:59 AM

 
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