Gray Haired Beauty

© Heather Pickard

Gray Haired Beauty

Uploaded: December 29, 2010 06:32:20

Description

Eastern Gray Squirrel
300mm at F/8, 1/640 sec at the Fletcher Wildlife Garden in Ottawa Ontario

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/640 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 300.00 mm, Model: NIKON D7000

Comments

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe December 30, 2010

Very sweet portrait, Heather! #1339638

Shirley A. Kinney January 05, 2011

Great capture, Heather. #9145152

Heather Pickard January 07, 2011

I appreciate your comments ladies.
At this time of year the squirrels are looking especially robust and healthy. #9148735

Ruth Grimm January 18, 2011

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist, Heather! He is so very cute! #9171613

Merna L. Nobile January 18, 2011

I can only imagine how proud you must be feeling right now. What wonderful news! CONGRATULATIONS, Merna #9171691

Karen Celella level-deluxe January 19, 2011

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Heather. #9173562

Heather Pickard January 19, 2011

Thanks Ruth, Merna and Karen.
This is a nice surprise and I'm grateful to the copperative squirrel for looking so cute and for sitting so still. #9175333

Marilyn Cornwell level-deluxe January 19, 2011

What a treat to see this finalist, Heather! Congratulations!!! #9176282

Heather Pickard January 19, 2011

Thanks Marilyn.
You had an eye for it early on.
Maybe you should wear your judge hat more often! #9176385

Rona L. Schwarz January 19, 2011

What a marvelous squirrel capture, Heather! FAntastic detail and clarity! We have tons of them in the backyard and I enjoy their antics (although they really consume enormous amounts of bird feed!) although my husband does not! In self-defense, I will soon start to shoot them! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS on this outstanding Finalist and Good luck in the next round! #9176915

Raymond Pauly level-classic January 19, 2011

Beautiful clarity here! Congratulations! #9178828

Heather Pickard January 20, 2011

Rona, I hope you mean to shoot them with your camera only ;-)
Have fun.

Thank-you Raymond for your comment.
#9179633

Christine Czernin level-classic January 20, 2011

Excellent capture of this cute little guy.
Congrtulations on this finalist and good luck. #9180409

Heather Pickard January 20, 2011

Merci Christine. #9180609

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