Happiness is a Warm Bed of Hay

© Mitchell S. Speert

Happiness is a Warm Bed of Hay

Uploaded: December 11, 2007

Description

Arbuckle, an 800-pound hamhock, relaxing in his bed after a long day of sitting around looking handsome. I had been in his pen for quite a while photographing him when he decided enough's enough and laid down for a quick snooze. The look of contentment on his face was too much for me so I had to get down there on the floor with him and take some more pics. Can't say that I found it as comfortable as he obviously did.
And, yes, he is the same "little" pig featured on my beer label.
52mm, F/4.5, 1/60, Pattern Metering, Fill Flash w/ 0.67 exposure comp.

Exif: F Number: 4.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 10/600 seconds, Flash: fired, auto mode, return light detected, White balance: Manual white balance, FocalLength: 52.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70

Comments

Colleen Farrell December 11, 2007

LOL! Great capture, Mitchell! #806373

Mitchell S. Speert December 12, 2007

Thanks, Colleen! #5198800

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