Uploaded: January 29, 2006


I was about 50 - 75 ft from the tiger.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, Ohio.

Used:A 500mm f/4.5 at f/5.6, ISO 200
and SB-800 flash to put a little catch light in his eye.
Manual exposure: camera and flash settings.


Kerby Pfrangle level-classic January 29, 2006

Daniel beautiful close up portrait image. Excellent color and detail in this big fellow face and coat. Kerby #382443

Donna W. Neal January 29, 2006

Gorgeous capture, detail and color are excellent Daniel #2351619

Bonnie C. Lackey January 29, 2006

Wonderful clarity especially from that distance. Aren't tigers just the most beautiful animals! #2351647

Paula Kelly January 29, 2006

Excellent shot Daniel....... #2351789

Daniel G. Flocke January 29, 2006

Thank you Kerby, Donna, Bonnie and Paula.

~Daniel #2352175

Candy Avera January 29, 2006

Blow that baby up and frame it! Beautiful. #2352734

Daniel G. Flocke January 29, 2006

Thank you Candice, I just printed a 11x14 and looks marvelous!!

~Daniel #2352901

Janine Russell level-deluxe January 29, 2006

Daniel, excellent tiger portrait with great detail, clarity, exposure and lighting. #2353450

Jeanie Hughes January 30, 2006

This is fantastic! Love your gallery Daniel! #2356282

Sharrie Thomas February 09, 2006

Hey Dan, this is awesome! But all your photos are awesome. Your gallery is great!
Sharon #2400353

Daniel G. Flocke February 09, 2006

Thanks - Janine, Jeanie and Sharrie. #2400637

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict April 25, 2006

Stunning image, Daniel, congratulations on your finalist!
-Debby #2687846

Stan Lubach April 25, 2006

Congrats, Daniel! #2688210

Daniel G. Flocke April 26, 2006

Thank you Deborah and Stan for your comments.

~Daniel #2691992

Marie Fields level-classic April 26, 2006

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Daniel! #2692949

Revonda L. Gentry April 26, 2006

Congratulations Daniel! Stunning image!! #2695162

Daniel G. Flocke April 27, 2006

Thank you Marie and Revonda for you kind words of encouragement.

~Daniel #2698762

Jenny D August 08, 2006

Wow! This is stunning! #3139771

Linda Cormack July 31, 2007

Absolutely breathtaking photo -- she is a beautiful cat and you've captured her perfectly. Just stunning. #4584354

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