Mohawk

Gord MacEachern Student 6/15/2011 3:12:11 AM

Hi Jeff, really like this one, very well done!!! #1385368

Danny B. Head 6/15/2011 3:14:12 AM

Love the comp...we will see this again. #9461309

Michelle Alton 6/15/2011 3:15:18 AM

Hmm. I thought it was a caterpillar...Need new specs, I think.

This is very impressive work, Jeff. Great composition. Great use of the long zoom...Handheld? #9461311

R. J. Laudenbacher 6/15/2011 3:16:28 AM

LOL at Michelle and her caterpillar. Really great capture with super details Jeff. #9461313

Jyri Vissak 6/15/2011 3:42:01 AM

Cool find! Art is everywhere. #9461363

Tiia Vissak 6/15/2011 3:46:54 AM

a wonderful close-up! #9461376

Karen Bacon 6/15/2011 3:48:00 AM

An excellent close-up Jeff!Fantastic detail! #9461379

Gail P. Sullivan 6/15/2011 3:49:54 AM

Terrific work, Jeff! #9461384

Jack Gaskin 6/15/2011 3:57:20 AM

Love them stripes. What you say about color is so true in many animals. It's the getting close enough to rally see thats the tough part.

Happy Shooting
Jack #9461404

Claudia Kuhn 6/15/2011 4:20:15 AM

Nice details Jeff, cute title #9461458

Ray Thoms 6/15/2011 4:24:26 AM

Wonderful detail and colour Jeff....excellent! #9461469

Monnie Ryan 6/15/2011 5:19:28 AM

Wow - I'm surprised at the variety of shades in the coat as well! Our 10-year-old grandson gets a mohawk every year when school's out, but the rest of his head isn't nearly as colorful as this! ;-D #9461555

Stephanie Frey 6/15/2011 5:34:22 AM

Excellent comp and colors, Jeff! #9461598

Val Feldman 6/15/2011 5:37:54 AM

Great diagonal comp, Jeff - really showcases the long line of this beautiful animal's neck and the b/w stripes and spikey "mohawk"...b/g enhances those color tones perfectly - it all comes together superbly. Great eye at work here...well seen and captured! #9461611

Bobby Ray Goodman 6/15/2011 5:39:52 AM

Hi Jeff,WOW!!!That is a amazing capture.Beautiful clarity and great detail!!!! #9461615

Ron McEwan 6/15/2011 5:40:15 AM

Amazing image Jeff, this is well done indeed. Interesting to say the least. #9461616

Mary Timman 6/15/2011 6:22:15 AM

Fabulous close up with great colors and details and love the title Jeff! #9461696

Bill Johnson 6/15/2011 6:55:11 AM

jeff, great capture and very revealing. #9461740

Sabrina Ryan 6/15/2011 7:11:09 AM

Beautiful close up, Jeff!! #9461762

Kirsten (Kiki) Kjaer 6/15/2011 7:32:26 AM

Amazing image and very striking title, Jeff! #9461812

Marcel J. Fernandez 6/15/2011 8:18:39 AM

Very creative capture, Jeff! #9461849

Brenda W. LaFleur 6/15/2011 8:24:20 AM

Hey Jeff! Great capture. I love the title! Nice to see all that rich color in the zebra coat. Well done! #9461873

Jodi Zimmer 6/15/2011 9:06:34 AM

Cool! So crisp and beautiful! #9461934

Linda D. Lester 6/15/2011 9:24:29 AM

Beautiful lighting brings out the nice highligts in the hair! Great close up! #9461964

Cathy Barrows 6/15/2011 9:27:11 AM

and I thought you were showing us your new haircut...lol...excellent #9461974

Stephen Zacker 6/15/2011 10:57:25 AM

Like the tight composition and detail #9462093

Marilyn K. Lincecum 6/15/2011 11:14:00 AM

Awesome work Jeff..fantastic comp, lighting, detail, texture and color. Overall exellant picture. #9462118

rony sagy 6/15/2011 11:33:16 AM

Fantastic capture, Jeff. Great work. #9462144

Mike Clime 6/15/2011 12:57:45 PM

Excellent comp and really interesting capture, Jeff! #9462234

Cyndy Doty 6/15/2011 1:19:50 PM

Wonderful image! #9462259

MELODIE C. ROBERTS 6/15/2011 3:39:23 PM

Caterpillar?
They must grow 'em big in PA ;0)

Sensational capture Jeff
Great detail and color
Not cropped??
Were you riding him??? ;0) #9462432

Kathy Salerni 6/15/2011 4:03:14 PM

It takes a great eye to take a portion of an animal and make it art, Jeff! You have the eye and this is beautiful artwork! #9462480

Nancy J. Locke 6/15/2011 4:07:56 PM

I bet we see this amazing photo again, Jeff!!! #9462492

Tammy Espino 6/15/2011 4:38:08 PM

LOL@ Mel :) A great capture of this RED head !!! #9462554

Barbara Waldoch 6/15/2011 5:37:32 PM

WOnderful, Jeff! #9462637

Nancy L. Green 6/15/2011 6:27:33 PM

OH BOY does it ever!!! You are so fortunate to have such access Jeff, this is FANTASTIC!!! <>< #9462703

Mary K. Robison 6/15/2011 7:39:53 PM

Lighting, colors, and composition all come together perfectly here, Jeff! Looks like a winner to me! #9462853

Patrick Rouzes 6/15/2011 8:05:53 PM

Super tones, textures, contrasts, clarity, lighting & close up! WTG, Jeff! #9462887

Jill Odice 6/15/2011 8:38:26 PM

Nice and sharp detail. Looks like you were close enough to pet it :-) #9462909

Robert K. Bemus 6/15/2011 8:50:29 PM

Great design and detail, you've captured here, Jeff!! Did not know they had that much color in their mane... #9462925

Evy Johansen 6/15/2011 8:53:24 PM

WOW, awesome image,Jeff!! Wonderful clarity and colors! Great details and cool composition!! #9462928

Rona L. Schwarz 6/15/2011 9:40:16 PM

Great close-up, Jeff! Fabulous detail and clarity - you can see every little hair! Wonderful colors, tones and lighting. While I did not think this was a caterpillar, I never thought that zebras were so colorful. Great composition and I love the title, too! #9462942

Ujjwal Mukherjee 6/16/2011 12:07:48 AM

Great perspective and details in this excellent capture,Jeff!! #9463015

Renee Doyle 6/16/2011 12:09:55 AM

Extremely well shot close up Jeff!!! #9463018

Jeff W. Robinson 6/16/2011 3:07:06 AM

Thanks Everyone Vey Much!! Jeff #9463093

Brett Dolsen 6/16/2011 4:25:40 AM

Awesome detail,colour tones and composition Jeff!!Funny every time I hear the term Mohawk used I think of several aquaintances of mine that are Mohawk from Ontario and New York.Great Warriors! #9463267

Karen Engelbreth 6/16/2011 4:46:58 AM

COOL shot, Jeff - love it... #9463323

Kathy Reeves 6/16/2011 4:56:42 AM

Absolutely gorgeous, Jeff! This goes straight into my favorites! #9463336

frank w. degenhardt 6/16/2011 5:33:45 AM

Fantastic work in letting us see that not all things are as they appear to us. Your incredible use of the camera lets us see those other tones. I love the way you composed the picture, the dof, and then the gorgeous colors of the zebra. The way you detail every single hair is amazing, the sharpness of the details awesome. Amazing an gorgeous work my friend.
Have yourself a great day. #9463392

Carla Capra 6/16/2011 6:28:04 AM

Hi Jeff;
I must agree with everyone! This is a great image.
;) CC #9463486

Karen Slagle 6/16/2011 6:36:50 AM

This is just too cool, Jeff. I love a Mohawk, on people and animals... #9463503

Heather Loewenhardt 6/16/2011 5:36:42 PM

Wow you still must have been close. Love the great close up and texture plus the added info. #9464412

Jeff W. Robinson 6/17/2011 3:08:29 AM

Thank You!! Jeff #9464842

Emile Abbott 6/17/2011 1:42:42 PM

WOW Jeff what an awesome lens at 400 mm. No need to compliment the photographer we all know he is very skilled. Detail, Detail and Detail. #9465562

John Connolly 6/17/2011 2:04:10 PM

Great work here Jeff, an amazing image with unbelievable detail! #9465580

Mary Dimitriw 6/17/2011 7:01:11 PM

Outstanding comp, lighting, detail and colour Jeff! Well done. #9465867

Jeff W. Robinson 6/18/2011 2:50:35 AM

Thank You! Jeff #9466030

Maria Coulson 6/18/2011 12:23:34 PM

Jeff, amazing detail and colors. Very creative and well taken close up. #9466760

Jeff W. Robinson 6/19/2011 2:56:37 AM

Thank You Maria! Jeff #9467352

Lorraine A. Cook 6/19/2011 4:34:46 AM

The detail in the coat and mane are SUPER, Jeff!!! #9467445

Jeff W. Robinson 6/19/2011 4:15:03 PM

Thank You Lorraine! Jeff #9468196

Lorna Shutter 6/20/2011 10:50:42 AM

Love the incredible detail and texture here, Jeff! The colour tones are fabulous! ... as you say, it's not just simply black and white! ... I guess nothing ever really is! What a great idea to take a closer look at this zebra's mane! The lighting is fantastic! An excellent composition! :) #9469384

JO ANN CLEVELAND 6/20/2011 10:59:53 AM

Great clarity and colors are definitely not just black and white...well done Jeff!

jo ann c. #9469391

Steve M. Harrington 6/20/2011 5:00:38 PM

Nice shooting, Jeff! The exposure and composition are terrific!
Steve #9469765

Jeff W. Robinson 6/21/2011 3:18:10 AM

Thank You Lorna, Jo Ann and Steve! #9470365

Christine R. Lobsinger 6/22/2011 8:58:12 PM

Awesome close up and love the diagonal view...
Outstanding details/colouring Jeff!
Hope to see this one again!!
Smiling with you,
Chris #9476701

Jeff W. Robinson 6/23/2011 3:02:17 AM

Thank You Chris! #9477460

Joanna Madloch 6/23/2011 7:28:40 AM

Wonderful presentation, Jeff. One more proof that sometimes camera sees what we miss. :) #9478497

Shannon D. Miller 6/23/2011 1:03:33 PM

So creative and captivating Jeff! Great light and detail! Love it! #9479415

Laura E. Swan 6/24/2011 3:34:43 AM

It's always a visual delight to visit your gallery, Jeff! I know I am redundant here saying this again but your diversity is really refreshing. You seem to excel at every type of image you try out.

ANYWAY- I know what you mean. We have a black cat that is really burgandy in spots.

Wonderful job and love the choice of framing.

-Laura #9481649

Freddy Bland 6/24/2011 5:04:16 AM

Jeff, this is terrific and very nicely portrayed! Love the colors and the details! #9481894

Jeff W. Robinson 6/24/2011 5:14:06 AM

Thank You!! Jeff #9481935

Songbird Cline 6/25/2011 10:49:20 AM

I love this.. very nice abstract. love the texture combined with the stripes. #9484985

Jeff W. Robinson 6/26/2011 3:35:58 AM

Thank You!! Jeff #9486227

Jim Kinnunen 6/26/2011 11:59:45 AM

Very excellent crop, comp, lighting and details, Jeff!:) #9487502

Jeff W. Robinson 6/27/2011 3:17:54 AM

Thanks Jim!! Jeff #9488873

Tammy Espino 7/28/2011 7:14:54 PM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist! Good luck next round :) #9561189

Mary Timman 7/28/2011 7:17:06 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist Jeff! good Luck on the next round! #9561218

Bobby Ray Goodman 7/28/2011 7:25:27 PM

A big congratulations,Jeff.Beautiful capture!!! #9561328

Deborah C. Lewinson 7/28/2011 7:28:00 PM

Excellent finalist, Jeff!

Congratulations!
Debby #9561357

Phyllis Burchett 7/28/2011 7:37:01 PM

Fabulous Jeff, congrats on your finalist! #9561455

Heather Loewenhardt 7/28/2011 7:41:51 PM

would see this imag again. Congratulations on your finalist award. Good luck in the next round. #9561507

Amy M. Wilson 7/28/2011 7:51:36 PM

Huge congratulations on your stunning Finalist, Jeff!! #9561581

Agnes Fegan 7/28/2011 8:04:18 PM

Congrats on your finalist Jeff! #9561682

Bill Johnson 7/28/2011 8:28:56 PM

Jeff, Congrats on your finalist selection. Good luck. #9561798

Ellen Hodges 7/28/2011 8:31:22 PM

Huge congrats and very best luck on your awesome finalist, Jeff!! #9561808

Carol L. Fowler 7/28/2011 8:57:24 PM

Congrats on this FInalist! #9561937

Ann Coates 7/28/2011 9:30:31 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist Jeff. #9562102

Reynaldo D. Reyes 7/28/2011 10:13:49 PM

Congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Jeff! #9562185

Mary K. Robison 7/28/2011 11:39:54 PM

Congratulations, Jeff!
Best of luck with this outstanding Finalist next level up!
#9562321

Freddy Bland 7/29/2011 1:45:47 AM

Terrific Finalist, Jeff!!! Many congratulations to you!! #9562499

Kirsten (Kiki) Kjaer 7/29/2011 2:03:39 AM

Terrific indeed. Congratulations, Jeff. #9562523

Stefania Barbier 7/29/2011 5:04:42 AM

congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #9563050

Danny B. Head 7/29/2011 5:28:44 AM

I knew we would see this again! Love it! Congrats! #9563156

Christine R. Lobsinger 7/29/2011 6:06:48 AM

Love it... glad to see this one again! Congrats to you Jeff-
Keep going for GOLD!!!

Smiling Chris #9563402

Linda D. Lester 7/29/2011 6:07:17 AM

Congratulations on your finalist! Good luck in the next round! #9563406

Julie Burnett 7/29/2011 6:23:19 AM

So cool Jeff, love the design and textures. Congratulations on this fantastic finalist!! #9563526

Patrick Rouzes 7/29/2011 6:25:34 AM

Congratulations & good luck in the next round, Jeff! #9563545

JO ANN CLEVELAND 7/29/2011 7:55:02 AM

Congratulation on this awesome finalist
Jeff and so very well deserved!

jo ann c. #9564246

Lorna Shutter 7/29/2011 8:06:24 AM

Woo Hoo!!! CONGRATULATIONS on your Finalist Awards for this awesome image & your "Show Your Colours" image, Jeff!!!!! WTG!!! :)
Photobucket #9564286

Richard B. Hallick 7/29/2011 9:25:22 AM

Congratulations on the finalist selection. #9564631

Marijana Fajgl 7/29/2011 9:39:26 AM

Big congratulations, Jeff! #9564690

Courtenay Vanderbilt 7/29/2011 10:13:59 AM

Outstanding capture and Finalist, Jeff! Congratulations! #9564842

Bojan Bencic 7/29/2011 10:44:31 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Jeff. #9564934

Debra R. Harder 7/29/2011 4:22:19 PM

What a fabulous image, Jeff! Huge congratulations on your BRILLIANT finalist! Deb #9566603

Nadia Paul 7/29/2011 4:25:51 PM

Congrats on your wonderful finalist Jeff! #9566634

Allen O. Howard 7/29/2011 5:59:31 PM

A wonderful image Jeff! Congratulations!!! #9567210

Rona L. Schwarz 7/29/2011 8:26:02 PM

I knew he'd be back with GOLD, Jeff! One of my favorites (and others, too, I see)! Huge Congratulations on this superb Finalist! #9567669

Jeff W. Robinson 7/30/2011 1:04:11 PM

Thanks Everyone!! Jeff #9569650

Emile Abbott 8/1/2011 1:21:58 PM

Huge congratulation on this awesome finalist Jeff. I just got back from a great Cheyenne Frontier Days Shoot. #9574562

Jeff W. Robinson 8/1/2011 3:35:48 PM

Thank You Emile!! Jeff #9574890

Merna L. Nobile 8/5/2011 2:27:11 PM

Imagine it. Feel it. Receive it. Congratulations, your entry was very special and thanks for sharing it with all of us. Merna Nobile

#9584159

Jeff W. Robinson 8/6/2011 5:16:40 AM

Thank You Merna! #9585517

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The Zebra appears to be Black and White but with a little closer observation you can see the other rich color tones on their coat! (This close-up image is full size - Not Cropped)

Canon 100-400L IS at 400mm. ISO 400, Late Morning, 1/640 @ f5.6, EC 0 (D&M)

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 50D

Uploaded on 6/15/2011 3:04:57 AM

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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