Tall Tails

© Tess L. Yee

Tall Tails

Alan L. Borror level-classic 11/2/2009 5:58:28 AM

Great capture of this cool character, Tess! Be careful, he may request a model fee. #1199734

Mary Beth Aiello level-classic 11/2/2009 6:00:13 AM

He is a cutie, Tess. Great detail. #8096138

Tammy M. Anderson level-classic 11/2/2009 6:01:06 AM

This fella os just to cute. Terrific capture, Tess. #8096143

Pat and Graham Robards level-classic 11/2/2009 6:05:05 AM

Wow, Wee is growing up, wonderful capture Tess, isn't it interesting how his coat colours are a camoflage and blend in. ~Pat #8096176

Tess L. Yee level-classic 11/2/2009 6:05:45 AM

Bobby Ray Goodman

Tess,that is absolutely beautiful clarity and detail.The ones we have out here our called Round Tails,great capture!!!!

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Val Feldman level-classic 11/2/2009 6:10:53 AM

Wee's not so wee...ah, but I'll miss that "baby fluff"! Know what you mean about the red-tailed hawk, too...ours do a lot of "duck and weaving" getting from one spot to another...cause that bad, ol' bird is crusing the area daily...Hope Wee stays safe - he's a sweetie, Tess! #8096209

Marilyn Cornwell level-classic 11/2/2009 6:11:03 AM

Great capture and tale/tail again!!! #8096210

Bobby Ray Goodman level-classic 11/2/2009 6:12:06 AM

Tess,that is absolutely beautiful clarity and detail.The ones we have out here our called Round Tails,great capture!!!! #8096215

Jeff W. Robinson level-classic 11/2/2009 6:16:01 AM

Another excellent capture Tess! Jeff #8096238

Nancy L. Green level-classic 11/2/2009 6:19:11 AM

FANTSTIC capture of this "Wee" one Tess, love the POV and the superb clarity, WTG!!! <>< #8096259

Tiia Vissak level-classic 11/2/2009 6:30:09 AM

a wonderful shot! #8096309

Monnie Ryan level-classic 11/2/2009 6:31:03 AM

Terrific composition here, Tess -- this one's a real cutie! #8096313

Renata Gusciora level-classic 11/2/2009 6:33:02 AM

Super capture with great details and fantastic timing,Tess! #8096325

Jessica Jenney level-classic 11/2/2009 6:35:27 AM

Adorable little guy, Tess! We love Wee! #8096339

Amy M. Wilson level-classic 11/2/2009 6:45:12 AM

Fantastic capture, colors, dof and details... sure hope he'll have a long and healthy life! #8096391

Anita Hogue level-classic 11/2/2009 6:48:16 AM

Wonderful capture Tess! #8096408

Jyri Vissak level-classic 11/2/2009 6:59:27 AM

Another wonderful shot! #8096455

Melissa Gurdus level-classic 11/2/2009 7:09:14 AM

Terrific shot taken with sharp detail, outstanding light and great composition, Tess!! #8096477

Sam Britt level-classic 11/2/2009 7:32:14 AM

Very cute! #8096539

Kathleen Brennan level-classic 11/2/2009 7:32:51 AM

Great and I like the catch light in Wee's eye! #8096545

Patricia Seidler level-classic 11/2/2009 7:33:37 AM

Usually we have so many squirrels around after the acorns fall but very little this year. This is another great capture with wonderful detail Tess. #8096548

Jack Ryan level-classic 11/2/2009 7:35:32 AM

A fun series of images...and they have all been done well. Excellent detail...nicely composed...nicely done. (And I do love that tail.) #8096559

Lynn M. Whitt level-classic 11/2/2009 7:39:43 AM

Beautiful capture of this cute little guy... #8096584

Tess L. Yee level-classic 11/2/2009 7:57:56 AM

Great big thanks for all of your wonderful comments!

~ from me and Wee ~
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Michele Wetzel level-classic 11/2/2009 8:17:59 AM

Tess,

Amazing details you captured!

Shelly #8096731

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic 11/2/2009 8:47:05 AM

SOOO gorgeous!!! Such a beautiful wild life capture of this adorable baby, Tess. #8096790

Debra R. Harder level-classic 11/2/2009 9:55:30 AM

You always put a big smile on my face with your stories, Tess!! I love the name WeeBold!! Too much!!! Another outstanding image to add to your series. Brilliant!! Deb #8096972

Ellen Hodges level-classic 11/2/2009 9:56:25 AM

Very excellent capture, Tess!! #8096979

Janet Daniel level-classic 11/2/2009 10:22:17 AM

Awesome detail & dof, Tess! Another fabulous close up! #8097070

Ray & Audrey Clarke level-classic 11/2/2009 10:27:30 AM

Wonderful capture, so cute Tess.!!!(R) #8097096

Doug Pignet level-classic 11/2/2009 10:35:07 AM

Wonderful capture w/beautiful colors and clarity,well done #8097129

David Phalen level-classic 11/2/2009 10:53:24 AM

Terrific colors and details in an excellent capture of the wee one!! #8097188

Carrie M. Groseclose level-classic 11/2/2009 11:43:07 AM

Wonderful capture, Tess! LOVE that tail, too! #8097303

Marty Straub 11/2/2009 11:50:48 AM

Sure, every photographer plays favorites, but if that redtail show up, shoot him. Another fine shot, Tess. #8097333

Mike Clime 11/2/2009 11:53:30 AM

Excellent capture and details! #8097346

Courtenay Vanderbilt 11/2/2009 12:28:56 PM

Wonderful details and cute capture, Tess! #8097502

ROLAN NARMAN 11/2/2009 12:37:37 PM

Fantastic capture and details Tess! #8097511

Gord MacEachern level-classic 11/2/2009 1:45:48 PM

He's not worrying about any dangers, just the tasty Diamond Brand!
Super capture Tess #8097669

Gina Cormier 11/2/2009 2:01:32 PM

The clarity on this rocks!! Fantastic comp, detail and image!!! #8097715

Lynne Morris level-classic 11/2/2009 2:45:02 PM

Fantastic capture Tess, great light and details. #8097789

Rony Sagy level-classic 11/2/2009 2:46:16 PM

Another terrific image of WeeBold, and a great narrative, Tess. #8097793

Claudia Kuhn level-classic 11/2/2009 3:52:42 PM

Terrific details Tess! #8097925

Barbara Waldoch level-classic 11/2/2009 4:38:15 PM

Wonderful capture, Tess! #8098016

Evy Johansen level-classic 11/2/2009 6:06:08 PM

Lovely capture, Tess!! Wonderful details and great clarity! #8098257

Teresa A. Burnett level-classic 11/2/2009 6:40:03 PM

So nice to see WeeBold again, Tess!! He is so adorable! Glad to hear he's still doing well and growing up to be a big squirrel!! Beautiful sharp detail here!! #8098345

Patrick Rouzes level-classic 11/2/2009 7:02:33 PM

Seems like you have become attached to WeeBold ,Tess! Another magnificent capture of this little character with tones of character! Hope he stays safe & nearby! Lovely job ! #8098406

Sherran Andersen level-classic 11/2/2009 8:20:06 PM

Great capture Tess. #8098563

Robert K. Bemus level-classic 11/2/2009 11:55:27 PM

Beautiful light and detail-- great portrait, Tess!! #8098776

Paul E. Earl level-classic 11/3/2009 1:33:09 AM

These little guys are very cute! Terrific image!! #8098990

Nancyj Hovey level-classic 11/3/2009 4:55:22 AM

Wonder image of this little cutie... awesome image! 8o) #8099615

Tess L. Yee 11/3/2009 6:04:54 AM

Many, MANY thanks for all of the wonderful comments, fellow BPers! #8099970

Shawn Jennings level-classic 11/3/2009 6:08:18 AM

Great capture, Tess! We have some of these guys that nest in our back yard, but haven't seen them much lately. I was hoping they haven't been snatched up too. #8099996

Linda Blair 11/3/2009 6:14:08 AM

What a beautiful capture of your weebold...to cute...awesome clarity!!!!!!!! #8100020

Walter H. Wiesbeck 11/3/2009 6:57:20 AM

Very cute and beautiful capture,look like hes having a great time,Tess,beautiful work!!!!! #8100144

Carolyn Morgan level-classic 11/3/2009 7:15:19 AM

Love these little ones - great shot! #8100208

Inge Linden level-classic 11/3/2009 1:05:55 PM

Wonderful capture shot..... #8100936

Hal Bambrick level-classic 11/3/2009 2:36:57 PM

Another Nice One Tess!!!!!!. #8101128

Carol Sawyer level-classic 11/3/2009 4:00:06 PM

Outstanding cute capture, Tess!! #8101290

Stephen S. Maguire level-classic 11/3/2009 8:45:51 PM

A very cute shot!!!! I really like the caption. Great detail!!!! #8101749

Maureen M. Bisson level-classic 11/4/2009 12:11:21 AM

Terrific capture Tess ~ soooo cute! #8101885

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/4/2009 4:48:55 AM

He's so cute!!! #8102740

Sherry L. Davis level-classic 11/4/2009 6:13:27 AM

Excellent capture! :) #8103084

Christian Rosito level-classic 11/4/2009 7:35:56 AM

Great details, precise DOF, terrific capture! #8103373

Patricia A. Stalter level-classic 11/4/2009 7:48:59 AM

Does he go "Wee Wee" all the way home?
You have one sharp image here!
:D Pat #8103399

Tess L. Yee level-classic 11/4/2009 9:14:29 AM

Sincere thanks for all of the wonderful comments everyone has dropped off! #8103576

Ann Coates level-classic 11/4/2009 1:18:45 PM

Fantastic clarity and colours Tess and I'm glad Wee hasn't been snatched. I hope he hangs around so you can get some more wonderful images of him. #8104050

Karen Engelbreth level-classic 11/4/2009 2:25:24 PM

A very cute capture, Tess... #8104209

Thomas E. Hinds level-classic 11/4/2009 5:38:35 PM

Tess, this is such a cute capture! Your squirrel images are so way-amusing and so well done! #8104462

Avril Young level-classic 11/4/2009 5:56:32 PM

I certainly hope he stays out of harms way...beautiful capture...so sharp, great detail and fantastic background!! #8104504

Tommy E. Burgess 11/4/2009 10:37:54 PM

Fantastic capture of this cute little fella Tess!! #8104920

Tess L. Yee 11/5/2009 8:42:59 AM

Super thanks for those fabulous comments Ann, Karen, Thomas, Avril, and Tommy!

I really appreciate each of them! #8106125

April Riggs level-classic 11/5/2009 9:19:02 AM

Your work is stunning! #8106235

Philippe Vieux-Jeanton 11/5/2009 10:02:09 AM

Details and bokeh.. Very beautiful image, Tess! #8106342

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-classic 11/5/2009 10:54:49 AM

Great clarity, depth and timing! #8106407

Sheila D. Robertson 11/5/2009 1:21:55 PM

Oh so nice.....and what a great name for this guy. #8106674

Chua Wee Boo 11/5/2009 3:08:13 PM

Excellent details,clarity & beautiful capture,Tess! #8106847

Kaye Burazin 11/6/2009 6:35:59 AM

Wee Bold is certainly growing, love your documemtery of his progress. #8108783

Julianne Bradford level-classic 11/6/2009 8:38:52 AM

Just adorable! Great capture! As a kid we had a family of squirrels in Michigan that we fed on our front porch. The squirrels ended up moving in to our house and living in our walls. We felt terrible about having to evict them. They kept us up all night partying! #8109223

Tess L. Yee 11/6/2009 11:00:10 AM

I really appreciate all of the fabulous comments April, Philippe, Donna, Sheila, Chua, Kaye, and Julianne!! #8109495

Mike Clime 11/6/2009 11:44:34 AM

Sure is cute with that big tail! #8109581

Mariann Kovats level-classic 11/6/2009 12:29:22 PM

Very cute little guy, Tess! Excellent colors and details on him! Beautiful! #8109670

Susie Peek-Swint 11/6/2009 3:09:42 PM

Soooo cute Tess ~ great capture! #8109849

Christine R. Lobsinger level-classic 11/6/2009 11:59:12 PM

Hi Tess,
You make me smile (always- your words are great!)

Congrats on your WEE EP!!!

CHRISTINE
SMILIN' AGAIN #8110487

Nancy J. Locke 11/7/2009 3:52:10 AM

How beautiful, Tess. Aren't squirrels fun to watch!!! Absolutely lovely!

Hugs, Nancy J Locke #8110797

Ray Thoms level-classic 11/7/2009 4:34:05 AM

Wonderful image Tess....he looks like a character... #8110889

Sonia Bello 11/7/2009 6:52:32 AM

wonderful fall tones and such a cute little guy! #8111091

Lou Taylor level-classic 11/7/2009 7:26:39 AM

Beautiful capture Tess! #8111163

Betsy Labuschagne 11/7/2009 7:33:41 AM

Fantastic capture with amazing detail Tess!! #8111179

David Van Camp level-classic 11/7/2009 10:28:34 PM

Nice squirel portrait, Tess :)
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Sharon F. Morris level-classic 11/8/2009 5:15:03 AM

Wee is adorable. Wonderful capture Tess. #8113325

Tess L. Yee 11/9/2009 9:53:36 AM

Huge (belated) thanks for all of these fantastic comments!

I saw Wee this weekend, and I might need to come up with a new name! UnWee Bold? Not-so-wee Bold? Squirrel Formerly Known as Wee Bold? #8116972


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Description

One of the last images of WeeBold when Wee was, well...wee! I just loved that bushy tail that all but dwarfed the wee one. Wee's body, still wearing 'baby fluff,' is finally catching up with that tail. Although no recent images (Wee's a bit more aloof), I'm happy with any Wee sighting, as that means the red-tailed hawk hasn't snatched my baby!

Exif: F Number: 5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 640, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D80

Uploaded on 11/2/2009 5:45:25 AM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

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