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Uploaded: November 22, 2011 20:18:56


This was taken at a rescue center and I was allowed in the enclosures with many of the large cats....Pretty cool

Taken with my D700, Nikkor 300mm F/2.8 and a SB-900

Comments and suggestions welcome.

Cheers, joe

Exif: F Number: 2.8, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/1000 seconds, Flash: fired, compulsory flash mode, return light detected, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D700


Ann Coates level-classic December 14, 2011

Wow, amazing shot and what an experience to get so close to these big cats. Congratulations on your finalist. I hope we see this again. #1430342

JO ANN CLEVELAND December 14, 2011


Congratulations on this outstanding finalist Joe!

jo ann c. #9867332

Rona L. Schwarz December 15, 2011

WOW! Love this, Joe! I recently went to a Feline Rescue Center for large cats and was definitely not allowed inside at all! In fact, shooting was very challenging with the cats in large wired enclosures. You are so lucky...And don't you love your 300? I did, but found that I needed more reach and just traded it for a 500. Anyway, congratulation on a marvelous capture! #9869435

Merna L. Nobile December 16, 2011

What could be more important in life than to know in our hearts that in everything we have tried to do, we have done our very best?
Congratulations for your magnificent contribution for the month of November, 2011.
Merna Nobile

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