Hello, I'm over here

© Chris Ebben

Hello, I'm over here

Michelle Alton Student 6/28/2012 5:07:13 AM

Excellent capture and story. He is lucky to have stumbled upon your kindness. #1471734

Kay E. Mahoney 6/28/2012 5:18:29 AM

Nice capture, Chris.Cute little fella. It can be a scary world out there for them. #10203982

Monnie Ryan 6/28/2012 6:11:36 AM

Poor thing! Glad he found you! Cool capture! #10204025

John Connolly 6/28/2012 1:29:02 PM

I would say this little character needs as many friends as it can get, Chris! It is good to see it has found a restaurant at your home!
Buladelah sounds like a great day out! #10204609

Debbie Bray 6/28/2012 4:22:50 PM

What a little cutiepie! I love possies! Lovely pic of him, Chris, and it won't be long before we'll be seeing pics of you handfeeding him! #10204866

Anthony G. Comella 6/28/2012 7:55:51 PM

Cute critter - this guy sure lucky to hang out at your place! Don't forget to put the sign out - Critter Food to Go!! LOL #10205178

Tiia Vissak 6/28/2012 10:44:18 PM

a great portrait! #10205375

Chris Ebben 6/29/2012 2:41:28 AM

Thanks for the comments. Anthony, I have a feeling that sign is already out!!! #10205532

Joy Rector 6/29/2012 4:36:43 AM

love this shot #10205696

Tammy Espino 6/29/2012 11:57:50 AM

You seem to get the misfits :) What a wonderful capture and so glad he is trusting you!! #10206253

Wm Nosal 6/29/2012 3:06:12 PM

Great Image, Chris!
If It Doesn't Kill You It Just Makes You Stronger :) #10206491

Amanda J. Tanner 7/2/2012 2:34:13 AM

Awe he is cute! It does look like he has worked hard to survive. I am glad you are kind hearted and feed him. Nice capture Chris! #10210036

Lyn Darlington 7/2/2012 4:56:13 AM

What a fantastic capture! I'm glad he has found you to help him! #10210283

Jill Odice 7/2/2012 6:06:26 AM

Wow, that is wonderful that you have managed to get that trust! Maybe he will reward your kindness with lots of nice pictures! #10210373

Ellen Hodges 7/2/2012 6:03:06 PM

Wonderful capture and heart warmer of a story, Chris! #10211403

Chris Ebben 7/7/2012 1:32:01 AM

Thanks so much, pleased to have introduced you to this one. #10217867

Chris Ebben 7/7/2012 1:32:14 AM

Thanks so much, pleased to have introduced you to this one. #10217868

Phyllis A. Houghton 7/11/2012 11:06:05 AM

Great capture with such nice detail even with a slow shutter speed. Like the POV too! Great work! Be careful. #10224991

Connie J. Bagot 8/25/2012 6:33:02 PM

Poor little guy---I'm so glad that you are feeding him! The great photos are the ones that make the viewer feel something and this one tugs at my heartstrings. #10290164

Chris Ebben 8/26/2012 3:34:15 AM

Thanks a lot. She has started coming in with a baby on her back, I tell you it will be a strong baby as it has to do all the hanging on. #10290499

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer 9/16/2012 2:41:45 AM

Nawwwwwwww how sad this is. I'm so glad this beautiful possum has met a true friend.
Beautiful image, Chris. #10324719

Chris Ebben 9/16/2012 4:55:04 AM

Thanks so much for your comments, I have put a picture of the Mother & Baby in my gallery tonight, it's not a great picture, but the best I could do without using a flash. #10324862

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Description

This poor possum has started coming around for the past 3 months & just tonight took some food out of my hand. As you can see, it's had a hard life, it's missing an arm & has bad scars around it's mouth. Lens aperture f/5, shutter speed 1/15sec, focal length 32mm, ISO 640.

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/150 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, return light detected, ISO: 640, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 32.46 mm, Model: DSC-H70

Uploaded on 6/28/2012 4:39:34 AM

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