Eye Contact

© Mary Swift

Eye Contact

Uploaded: April 13, 2005


Male Siberian tiger
Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, Eureka Springs AR


Laura Clay-Ballard April 13, 2005

Mary, this is absolutely beautiful. And the tiger is just looking at you like he/she doesn't care! Fantastic. #236178

April 13, 2005

Mary I wish I would have taken this shot. really great picture. #1252437

Donna J. Taff April 13, 2005

This is so awesome; love the eye contact, Mary!!! #1252661

Mary Swift April 13, 2005

Thank you so much Laura, Jack, and Donna for all your kind comments! #1252815

Amber N. Eddings April 13, 2005

Awsome shot Mary!!! Love the detail and focus!!! #1252829

Mary Swift April 14, 2005

Thank you Amber, I appreciate your feedback! #1254441

Jill Flynn level-classic April 26, 2005

WOW - Terrific eye level perspective Mary. Awesome shot! #1293298

Mary Swift April 26, 2005

Thank you very much Jill! #1293434

Marie Fields level-classic May 05, 2005

Terrific image, Mary! Love it!!! #1323834

Mary Swift May 05, 2005

Thanks for your comments Marie! #1323943

Kerby Pfrangle level-classic May 05, 2005

Mary perfect shot for this months contest. Very majestic image of this tiger. Love it. Kerby #1323947

DiAnna F. Paulk May 05, 2005

Mary, this is wonderful!! What kind of lens did you use? The photo is so sharply focused it looks like you were right in front of him! Beautiful!!!

Glad you enjoyed my little robin panel! #1323956

Mary Swift May 06, 2005

Thank you Kerby and DiAnna, I'm glad you liked this shot!
DiAnna- I used a 75-300mm telephoto lens, set at about 100-150mm. I had to lie on the ground in front of him to get the shot...it was rather intimidating with nothing between us, but fortunately he was a very good-natured kitty! :-) #1325609

Jill Flynn level-classic May 13, 2005

Super perspective Mary and awsome capture! #1349523

Donna W. Neal May 16, 2005

Nice catch Mary. #1358276

Mary Swift May 16, 2005

Thank you Jill and Donna, it is so encouraging to get such great feedback from so many wonderful photographers! #1358304

Jill Flynn level-classic May 22, 2005

Congratulations on your terrific finalist Mary! #1379451

Sonia Solis June 13, 2005

Gorgeous shot, Mary! Great capture! Congrats on being a finalist! #1467066

Mary N C. Taitt June 22, 2005

Hi Mary

I've been to this place (a year ago a April), but none, but none of my photos came out this good--there were too many layers of fence in the way!! Good capture!

Mary #1506401

Bill Houghton June 29, 2005

Mary, this is such an outstanding photo.
You did a great job in capturing it.

Thanks for your comments on my geese shot. #1535990

Mary Swift June 29, 2005

Thank you Jill, Sonia, Mary, and Bill for all your kind comments! #1536148

Luis Louro July 12, 2005

.... I don't have anything to say... I just look in wonder.... #1583524

Mary Swift July 12, 2005

lol Thanks Luis...this guy has rather hypnotizing eyes, doesn't he? I checked out your gallery and you have some spectacular images! #1584077

Johnny Santoso August 22, 2005

Great angle.. Awesome Mary.. Big Congrats for Finalist and Best of Luck in the next round.. regards,
johnny santoso. #1753619

Mary Swift August 23, 2005

Thank you for your comments Johnny! #1756299

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