Eye of the Tiger

© Bob Cournoyer

Eye of the Tiger

Joy Rector 2/13/2017 4:48:28 AM

outstanding #1679557

Joanna Kovalcsik 2/13/2017 6:16:51 AM

...and looking a bit defiant himself. The lighting on his face is superb. The sun on his ruff is just right. #11562324

Mitch Spence 2/13/2017 9:12:16 AM

There's a sense of mystery in this image, Bob. Nice. #11562373

Michele Peterson 2/13/2017 11:45:38 AM

Amazing. Perfect light, expression, and sharp facial features. I would really like to pet him....but I'll refrain. #11562429

Bob Cournoyer 2/13/2017 12:07:23 PM

Thank you all! I'd pet him, too, if he were highly sedated/wearing a straight-jacket/and muzzled..... :-) #11562437

Jim Miotke 2/26/2017 12:03:05 PM

Yeah lovely Bob (and good call on the petting :) #11565541

Jennie Osment 2/26/2017 12:14:13 PM

That is beautiful - I LOVE the lighting and the detail on his fur. #11565544

Amanda D. Austwick 2/26/2017 3:34:47 PM

Gorgeous lighting and capture of this powerful creature! #11565563

Amanda D. Austwick 2/26/2017 3:34:47 PM

Gorgeous lighting and capture of this powerful creature! #11565564

Ed Lauderdale 2/27/2017 12:52:22 PM

I really like what Mitch had to say and agree with Michele!! I think you captured that sense perfectly. As usual, beautiful! #11565733

Heidi R. Geise 2/27/2017 4:01:00 PM

Wonderful composition and lighting. Often these big cats are off in a corner and hard to capture. You did a great job. #11565762

Bob Cournoyer 2/27/2017 5:06:21 PM

Thank you all! The tiger was far enough behind the chainlink fence that a wide (small number) aperture made the links basically disappear..... :-) #11565767

Terry Jennings 2/28/2017 7:15:44 AM

Real cool, like the contrast and expression. #11565913

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Description

Today at Pt Defiance Zoo/Aquarium. He was by himself.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 400.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Uploaded on 2/12/2017 7:19:46 PM
Entered into contest on 2/12/2017 7:19:46 PM

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Camera: Canon 5D Mark III


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