Reptile vs. Raptor

© Mike Umbreit

Reptile vs. Raptor

Liz Bullock level-classic 3/27/2012 7:03:30 PM

Awesome capture! #1452690

Inge Linden 3/28/2012 1:39:14 AM

Great capture! #10062577

Nikki McDonald level-classic 3/28/2012 4:16:40 PM

Terrific timing, Mike. I love the focus here with the wonderfully sharp heads on both raptor and reptile and the motion blur on the wings to suggest the movement of this encounter. Making this a favorite. #10063653

Bob Cournoyer level-classic 3/31/2012 8:13:11 PM

What they ^ said... :-) #10069531

Mike Umbreit level-classic 4/3/2012 6:03:36 PM

Thanks! It was fun to watch!! #10074094

Ann Coates level-classic 5/1/2012 9:44:56 PM

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist. #10117261

Stefania Barbier level-classic 5/1/2012 10:22:24 PM

congratulations on your wonderful finalist!!! #10117305

Lindley Johnson level-classic 5/2/2012 5:51:44 AM

Terrific action capture! Congratulations on your finalist, Mike. #10118112

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-classic 5/2/2012 7:14:17 AM

What an amazing Finalist Mike, big congrats!

jo ann c. #10118446

Eivor Kuchta level-classic 5/2/2012 8:49:58 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Mike! #10118846

Mitch Spence level-classic 5/2/2012 12:42:26 PM

Marvelous, Mike. You must have been so pleased to see this and to capture it so well. Congratulations. #10119277

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 5/2/2012 6:28:19 PM

AMAZING work, Mike! Congrats & good luck, my friend! #10119905

Dayna Cain level-classic 5/3/2012 6:19:32 AM

This is photography at it's finest. Excellent capture. Congrats on your finalist and I hope you see a gold badge under it very soon. #10120663

Nancy (Peaches) Harker level-classic 5/3/2012 9:20:57 AM

Congratulations on your awesome finalist, best of luck in the next round!!! #10120988

Mike Umbreit level-classic 5/3/2012 6:30:23 PM

Thanks so much for the very kind comments!! #10121665

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 5/5/2012 2:06:55 PM

Well here we are, through thick and thin. It is a joy to be able to be supportive and to congratulate each other for another month of magnificent photographs during May, 2012. I send all of you my very best, Merna Nobile #10125106

Mike Umbreit level-classic 5/8/2012 6:04:38 AM

Thanks Merna! - Mike #10128949

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Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 500, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 220.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 3/27/2012 6:17:08 PM Photo Contest Finalist

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