T-t-that's a L-L-LLong Way D-D-DDown!

© Tess L. Yee

T-t-that's a L-L-LLong Way D-D-DDown!

Uploaded: October 03, 2009


Squirrel faces amuse me, as they often have the most comical expressions. This fella appeared to be pondering his current elevation...and seemed rather dismayed by it!

(Disclaimer: No squirrels were asked to jump from high places during the making of this image.)

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 10/5000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 1600, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


Marilyn Cornwell October 03, 2009

Good Morning Tess. I too spend time in the garden with squirrels, and here's my interpretation:

"WOWA - LOOK OUT! That's way farther to the next tree than I'm used to!"

Great shot - wonderful pov and focus.

Have a great weekend! #1187551

Patrick Rouzes level-classic October 03, 2009

Absolutely incredible clarity,expression, detail, tones, lighting,dof, & comp here!!! It does not get much better than this, Tess!!! A definite fave for me indeed!!! WTG!!! #8004642

Tiia Vissak October 03, 2009

a wonderful portrait! #8005073

ROLAN NARMAN October 03, 2009

What a cute capture Tess! Great timing! Well done! #8005455

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna October 03, 2009

LOLOL...Love your disclaimer, Tess!!!

Adorable image of this little cutie!!! :-) k #8005686

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 04, 2009

absolutely adorable Tess :0) #8006216

Barbara Waldoch October 04, 2009

Terrific capture, Tess! #8006348

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer October 04, 2009

Oh, I'm so glad to hear that you didn't push him, Tess!! HAHAHA!!! Love your humour. And I love this beuatiful image of this gorgeous Squirrel!!! #8006370

Tess L. Yee October 05, 2009

Thanks to each of your for stopping by and leaving such great comments!

Glad my sense of humor is appreciated as well...that's not always the case! #8009420

Marty Straub October 08, 2009

Come on, Tess. I can almost hear you whispering, "Yes, you CAN fly." Great capture of this pondering performer. #8019321

Tess L. Yee October 08, 2009

Thanks for the super comment, Marty! #8019578

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