Lots of Bull

Uploaded: October 17, 2007 03:47:13


Going Eye to Eye with a Texas Longhorn

Sigma 28-300DG at 300mm. Late afternoon, ISO 250, 1/160th @ f5.6, EC -2/3 (added a little Drybrush Filter)


Barbara Mason October 17, 2007

Great shot Jeff - beautiful colour and reflection of the horn - wonderful expression in the face, hope you took this from behind a fence !!! #763804

Colette M. Metcalf October 17, 2007

Terrific capture, Jeff!!! #4937775

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe October 17, 2007

Yeah, that's plenty of bull alright! Great shot!! #4937870

Barbara Waldoch level-classic October 17, 2007

This is great, Jeff! No bull! :-) #4937885

Lynne Morris October 17, 2007

Wow Jeff, up close and personal or what? This is a brilliant shot with great colours, lighting and details! #4937932

Claudia Kuhn level-classic October 17, 2007

Love it! Terrific capture and title! #4937958

Glenn E. Urquhart October 17, 2007

And... he is sticking his tongue out at you!!! (lol) Outstanding Capture, Fantastic color, lighting and contrast, Well Composed and VERY Well Done, Jeff!!! Cheers, Glenn. #4937982

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe October 17, 2007

Love the title...wonderful capture and lighting ! #4937984

Ray Clarke October 17, 2007

Great shot Jeff, wonderful title too #4937990

Phillip D. Minnis October 17, 2007

Jeff, this is just awesome! I've just taken a bit of a look through your portfolio....one word.....gobsmacked! An absolute pleasure to view...it makes me realise how far I have to travel as a photographer to reach your standard. :)

Thanks for your comment on my image.


Phil #4938083

Carol Sawyer October 17, 2007

Excellent close up capture, great lighting, Jeff! #4938096

Erin Appelbaum October 17, 2007

Stunning capture, Jeff. Great comp and lighting. Peter #4938211

Su Sana E. P level-classic October 17, 2007

Terrific capture, Jeff!! What was he saying? Wassup or Good Morning? LOL.

Murry Grigsby October 17, 2007

Terrific light and eye-to-eye POV Jeff! #4938404

Linda D. Lester level-classic October 17, 2007

Beautiful lighting and great catch! #4938409

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett October 17, 2007

Super Capture, Jeff ....

now, Stay, Bull, STAY!!! #4938465

Jack B. Young October 17, 2007

Who backed off first? Great shot Jeff!! #4938479

Ken Smith level-classic October 17, 2007

WHen I saw this thumbnail, I thought it was you, and sure enough! Excellent details, Jeff! #4938647

Carla Metzler October 17, 2007

Great shot, Jeff! #4938731

Sam Britt October 17, 2007

Wonderful close-up, Jeff. Great lighting & color. #4938743

Inge S. Lasmana October 17, 2007

Very beuatiful shot with great effects, Jeff! #4938789

Gail Vitikacs level-classic October 17, 2007

The details and effects are wonderful Jeff! #4938828

William Moore October 17, 2007

wonderful up close shot...love how the sun shines and the expression.....big horns too...wonder if they ever get headaches.... #4938910

Wally Orlowsky October 17, 2007

Awesome comp and light, Jeff. Do I detect a bit of a Buzz? #4938953

Ross Throndson October 17, 2007

That's a Long Horn alright....Super Capture, Jeff!! #4938997

Cyn Valentine October 17, 2007

Wow..awesome capture Jeff! I like the shadow..great image! #4939014

Alan L. Borror October 17, 2007

Great closeup of this guy, Jeff! Colors, detail and composition are excellent. #4939088

Amanda Chapman October 17, 2007

You have got one mean lens Jeff!!! Meaner than the look on this bull's face :) LOL!!!!

Great nature photography! #4939233

Melissa G. Meiselman October 17, 2007

Outstanding full frame shot of this long horned bull with sharp details and wonderful lighting, Jeff!! #4939557

Marcie A. Fowler October 17, 2007

Glad to see you weren't as close as it appears . . . gotta love a 300 mm lens for shots like this. Well done. #4939578

Roxanne M. Bubar October 17, 2007

WOW awesome and beautiful image. #4939649

Stephen Zacker October 17, 2007

Great capture and lighting #4939681

Girish Vaghela level-classic October 17, 2007

Great capture, great lighting, and great title, Jeff! #4939834

Bridgette B October 17, 2007

WOW!! This is awesome!!! #4939866

October 17, 2007

Fantastic clarity!!! Wonderful capture! #4940123

Jeana Clark October 17, 2007

Fantastic capture Jeff!!!
Wonderful clarity...lighting...details!

~J~ #4940195

Nancy (Peaches) Harker October 17, 2007

WOW GREAT capture!!! LOVE this! #4940256

Steve M. Harrington October 17, 2007

Great lighting, Jeff.
Steve #4940310

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic October 17, 2007

Wonderful close up Jeff!,
Amalia #4940330

Stan Kwasniowski October 17, 2007

Jeff, wow, now thats what I call horns #4940335

Stan Kwasniowski October 17, 2007

Jeff, wow, now thats what I call horns #4940336

Nancy L. Green level-classic October 17, 2007

GORGEOUS capture of this beautiful animal Jeff, the tones, textures and lighting are extraordinary, I bet we wee this again!! <>< #4940702

Laurie Daily level-deluxe October 17, 2007

Incredible close up, Jeff! Love that soft lighting...and such beautiful rich colors in this big, bad boy! #4940705

Anita Hogue October 17, 2007

WOW, this guy is BIG! Awesome shot, Jeff! #4940874

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe October 17, 2007

Beautiful detail and colors on this capture, Jeff! A beautiful animal! #4940951

Tamara K. Walker level-classic October 17, 2007

Wonderful close up, beautiful color and light. #4940979

Sue Marshall October 17, 2007

Excellent clarity,lighting on this
big fella Jeff ~ :-) #4941165

Michael Umbreit October 17, 2007

Jeff - Great capture! I really like the lighting and details. - Mike #4941783

Darryl Wilkinson October 17, 2007

Fantastic point of view and capture, Jeff! #4941815

Sheryl A. Hudson level-deluxe October 17, 2007

Awesome shot of this hansome "feller"!
And love the title too!!! #4942033

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 17, 2007

AHHHHHHHH you were that close???????? (nah, I read your 300mm...) spectacular!!!!!!!! #4942266

Bill Houghton October 18, 2007

This is an excellent shot Jeff. Beautiful work. I hope you have a great day. Bill

My Personal Photo Gallery:

Bill Houghton Photography #4942675

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 18, 2007

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #4942946

KV Day October 18, 2007

Their horns always intreged me. Nice capture Jeff #4943236

Marijana Fajgl October 18, 2007

Amazing capture, Jeff (dangerous too?). Perfect light and perfectly captured expression! #4943266

Peggy J. Maguire October 18, 2007

Excellent shot Jeff.Everything is perfect!!!!!!!! #4943401

Lorraine A. Cook October 18, 2007

And...it looks like he had a lot to say, Jeff!<:))

Stunning intense capture, my friend!<:)) #4943770

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic October 18, 2007

Hook em long horns...and big horns at that! Great POV and capture, Jeff! #4945582

David Phalen October 18, 2007

Good you had a long lens. :) Excellent light, color and clarity. Very well done! #4946415

David Phalen October 18, 2007

Good you had a long lens. :) Excellent light, color and clarity. Very well done! #4946421

Pat Gamwell October 18, 2007

Awesome shot, Jeff! That's as close as I'd want to be to this big fella! #4947101

Raymond Pauly October 19, 2007

Terrific capture and pose, Jeff! Impressive animal! #4947183

Danielle Fuller October 19, 2007

This caught my eye cause of the title...so clever...love the comp here and POV. The colors are warm and inviting as well...great job! #4947846

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna October 19, 2007

Now THAT'S a beautiful beast, Jeff!!!!! Love the pose in which you caught him!!!! Super colors and details!!!!! ♫ k #4950340

Ronald F. Fischer October 19, 2007

Great lighting, color and composition! #4950838

Evy Johansen level-classic October 19, 2007

What a beautiful capture, Jeff!! Wonderful light, colors and details!! #4951459

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 20, 2007

Thank You Very Much! Jeff #4951973

Kathy Reeves October 20, 2007

He looks kind of mean!!!! Awesome image Jeff! #4953904

Ken Jarvis October 20, 2007

Great shot Jeff! I like the colour and contrast. #4954210

Alison Krylowski October 21, 2007

Fabulous capture Jeff! He makes me smile! #4955928

William C. Raco level-classic October 21, 2007

Very nice composition and great expression captured, Jeff

Bill #4956733

Sylvia Rossler October 21, 2007

Superb POV and soo funny :p Wonderful shot Jeff :o) #4957561

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 21, 2007

Thanks; I really appreciate all of the great comments on this image! Jeff #4958274

Jim Kinnunen level-deluxe October 21, 2007

That's a fine looking animal, Jeff!!! I love that shadow of the horn too!!! #4958760

Guy D. Biechele level-classic October 22, 2007

Well captured. Great face! #4961961

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 22, 2007

Thank You Jim and Guy! Jeff #4963224

Joan Powell October 22, 2007

I hope you were behind a fence , he doesn't look to thrilled to be having his pic taken :o Great shot !! #4963421

Bob D. Hall level-classic October 23, 2007

Great looking Longhorn, Jeff!!! Congrats on your EFP!!! #4965754

Emile Abbott level-deluxe October 23, 2007

Hi Jeff not ignoring you just a lot of sickness on the border these days. Catching up (a little) and being a Texan can relate to the Bull. Love the comp on the Longhorn. Also love the formation capture #4968830

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 23, 2007

Thank You very much Joan, Bob and Emile! Jeff #4969004

Mitch Spence level-classic October 24, 2007

Great full-of-attitude expression you captured, Jeff, as well as warm appealing light and just-right effects. #4972285

October 24, 2007

I really prefer going eye to eye with something "smaller" but it could be also more dangerous!!Great capture
gabriella #4972740

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 24, 2007

Thank You Mitch and Gabriella! Jeff #4973825

Autum Rhoades October 31, 2007

The main thing I gathered from this image was power. I love the way this animal just fills the frame and gives you the notion that he's powerful/don't step in his way. Great work! #5009004

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe October 31, 2007

Thanks Very much Autum! Jeff #5012010

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations Jeff!,
Amalia #5127645

Tammy Scott November 26, 2007

Congratulations on a terrific finalist! #5127839

Ken Jarvis November 26, 2007

Congratulations on this great finalist, Jeff! #5128008

Renee Doyle November 26, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Jeff! #5128060

Colleen Farrell November 26, 2007

Outstanding capture, Jeff! Congratulations on a well-deserved finalist! #5128201

Jeana Clark November 26, 2007

After my series of these fantastic animals Jeff...GLAD to see a finalist on THIS ONE!!!

~J~ #5129191

Joan Kocak November 26, 2007

CONGRATS Jeff, wonderful image! #5129393

Robert R. Goodman November 26, 2007

A big congratulations,Jeff!!!! #5129543

Steve M. Harrington November 26, 2007

Good on you, Jeff!
Steve #5129568

Raymond Pauly November 26, 2007

Wonderful finalist, Jeff! #5129655

Nadya Johnson November 26, 2007

Congratulations, Jeff! Awesome finalist! #5129793

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your finalist, Jeff. #5130428

Nancy (Peaches) Harker November 26, 2007

BIG Congrats on your finalist and best of luck in the next round! #5130445

ALLEN O. HOWARD November 26, 2007

Congrats on another great finalist Jeff!!! #5130670

Tamara K. Walker level-classic November 26, 2007


Kristi A. Howson November 26, 2007

....and a good looking bull at that Jeff! Congratulations on your Finalist and best of luck in the next round! #5131731

Evy Johansen level-classic November 26, 2007

Big congratulations on your wonderful finalist, Jeff!! Good luck!! #5131877

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict November 26, 2007

Congrats Jeff, love this in your face finalist!
Good luck in the next round!
Debby #5132038

Mike D. Perez level-deluxe November 26, 2007

Congratulations on your great Finalist, Jeff! #5132600

Stefania Barbier level-addict November 26, 2007

huge CONGRATS Jeff!!!!!!!! #5132798

Alan L. Borror November 27, 2007

Congratulations, Jeff! #5133278

Margaret R. Barry November 27, 2007

Congratulations on your fantastic finalist, Jeff! #5133287

Hurk (Steve) Hurkett November 27, 2007

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist,Jeff #5133350

Anna Diederich November 27, 2007

Congratulations!! #5133576

David Phalen November 27, 2007

Congratulations!! #5133711

Su Sana E. P level-classic November 27, 2007

Congratulations on this awesome finalist, Jeff!! #5133920

Lynne Morris November 27, 2007

Huge congratulations on this fantastic finalist! #5133923

Cyn Valentine November 27, 2007

Big congratulations Jeff!! #5133925

Emile Abbott level-deluxe November 27, 2007

Congratulation on yet another bull finalist. Glad to see this again Jeff. #5135374

Gail Vitikacs level-classic November 27, 2007

Yahoo Jeff! Way to go! Congratulations! #5135511

Terry L. Ellis level-classic November 27, 2007

Jeff, congratulations on your awesome finalist! #5135904

Jill Flynn November 27, 2007

Now that's a great face and capture Jeff! Congratulations on your finalist! #5136295

Sam Britt November 27, 2007

Congratulations, Jeff! #5136718

Mitch Spence level-classic November 27, 2007

Nice going, Jeff. #5137319

Michael Umbreit November 27, 2007

Jeff - Congratulations on your finalist! - Mike #5137776

Laurie Daily level-deluxe November 27, 2007

Congratulations on this great finalist, Jeff...a great looking bull! #5137946

Ken Smith level-classic November 27, 2007

I'm assuming you had a good zoom lens...or fast legs!! Congrats again, Jeff! #5138339

Cheryl E. Molennor November 28, 2007

Soo COOL! Congratulations! #5142159

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe November 28, 2007

Thanks Everyone Very Much!! Jeff #5143863

Carol Teal November 29, 2007

Great shot Jeff, but you look too close! :) Congrats on your fabulous finalist! #5150045

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 02, 2007

Thank You Carol! Jeff #5160462

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