The Winning Pose

© Usman M. Bajwa

The Winning Pose

Uploaded: March 13, 2016 03:26:43 | Entered: August 19, 2019 05:42:49


A wild baby monkey strikes a pose as it waits out on rain amid a thousand signatures on a wall of an abndoned hut in the Margalla Hills in Islamabad.

Exif: F Number: 5.3, Exposure Bias Value: -0.33, ExposureTime: 1/160 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 200, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 240.00 mm, Model: NIKON D7100


Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic March 14, 2016

Fantastic find and capture Usman!,
Amalia #1652013

Peggy Pfister level-classic March 19, 2016

I love everything about this photo! Wonderful composition ... the way you framed this shot perfectly showcases both the monkey and the beautiful wall texture, and also emphasizes that the monkey is hiding. Lovely light and details. Excellent work, Usman! #11448932

Susan M. Hembree May 31, 2016

I agree with both Amalia & Peggy, Usman. Fantastic shot in every way! #11480515

Mitch Spence level-classic March 10, 2017

The combination here is unbeatable, Usman, with the little monkey perfectly and naturally framed in the opening and all the marks on the rough wall. Got to love those little hands and the direct look. #11570403

Michele Peterson level-classic March 10, 2017

I agree with everyone else! What a great "portrait" of this little guy! #11570573

Terry A. Stoa March 11, 2017

All of the above - you did a great job on finding and capturing this one, Usman. #11570668

Terry A. Stoa April 06, 2017

A March 2017 favorite of mine, Usman. #11580546

Ann Coates level-classic April 29, 2017

Superb capture here, love the way it is composed and something about it really makes you really feel for the baby monkey. Congratulations on your finalist. #11588523

Joanna Kovalcsik level-classic April 29, 2017

Congratulations on that Silver! Best wishes for GOLD! #11588729

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