Let's see who will blink first

© Ann Coates

Let

Uploaded: May 03, 2010 00:02:53

Description

Taken with Canon EF70-200IS USM lens.

The peahen and the chook were eyeballing each other. The chook was having a dust bath and the peahen wanted it's spot. The chook managed to hold it's position for quite some time but then the peahen called in reinforcements. The chook was surrounded by three peahens and then surrendered its position.

Exif: F Number: 4, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/250 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 1600, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 195.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 40D

Comments

Tiia Vissak May 03, 2010

a cool scene! #1264860

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict May 03, 2010

Great image and title here, Ann.


Dominick #8585129

Michelle Alton May 03, 2010

Fascinating tale and a wonderful depiction, Ann. #8585169

Renee Doyle level-classic May 03, 2010

Great detail and capture Ann!! #8585185

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 03, 2010

Fantastic timing and capture, Ann. #8585243

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe May 03, 2010

Fantastic capture and story to go with it Ann!! Jeff #8585410

maria Warren May 03, 2010

this is such a great capture :) #8586560

Tommy E. Burgess May 03, 2010

What a fantastic moment you captured here Ann!! #8587574

John Connolly May 04, 2010

There is nothing like a territorial dispute to liven up the farm yard Ann!
A nice POV and great color! #8589199

Carolyn J. Connolly level-classic May 12, 2010

Lol, Ann - what a fabulous story...and image to go with it!! I guess you found out (and now so have we!) who blinked first!! Haha!! ;o) #8606071

Tammy Espino June 07, 2010

Congrats on this wonderful finalist!! :) #8671775

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic June 07, 2010

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S
on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #8672039

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe June 07, 2010

Congrats and very best luck on your awesome finalists, Ann!!!!! #8675342

Graham Robards level-classic June 07, 2010

CONGRATULATIONS ANN!

To all your finalists, best of luck in the next round!~Pat #8675587

Avril Young June 07, 2010

congats on your awesome finalists Ann...they are beautiful. #8675942

ROLAN NARMAN June 07, 2010

Big congratulations on this fantastic finalist Ann! #8676090

Mary K. Robison June 07, 2010

Funny finalist, Ann! Congratulations, and best of luck next level! #8676584

Ujjwal Mukherjee level-classic June 07, 2010

Terrific capture,Ann! HUGE congratulations!!!! #8676683

Tommy E. Burgess June 07, 2010

Huge congratulations on your outstanding finalist Ann!! Best of luck in the next round! #8676713

Stefania Barbier level-addict June 08, 2010

fantastic finalist, congrats! #8676878

Robyn A. Terrell June 08, 2010

Looks like quite the showdown! Congrats on another terrific finalist, Ann. #8679279

John Connolly June 08, 2010

Huge congratulations on your Finalist awards, Ann! Lets hope it turns to gold soon! #8679922

Amy M. Wilson June 08, 2010

Huge congrats on your fantastic Finalist, Ann!! WTG #8680624

Patti Coblentz June 08, 2010

You are the queen of animal photos, Ann...another great and well deserved finalist! Congratulations!

Patti #8680909

Betsy Labuschagne June 09, 2010

Congratulations on your outstanding Finalist, Ann!! #8681336

Jane Hirst June 18, 2010

Congratulations...you sure do find wonderful subjects!! #8702811

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