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Who Goes There

Posted by
Lee (Fort Frances Ontario, Canada) on 5 October 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

I don't think these two yearlings realize the true danger of hunting season as yet. They do seem to be interested in something though. I wonder what it was that had their attention. They obviously heard or see something I didn't. What ever it was, it did not bother them or myself. They just carried on about their business.

I hope they manage to carry on about their business through the hunting season which opens this Saturday.

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J©NW from Rotterdam, Netherlands

Great shot Lee. Beautiful start of this week.
I do hope you shoot only with your camera.

5 Oct 2009 8:01am

Christel from Köln, Germany

Good morning Lee,
This moose look fantastic. I think there are elk cows. You have again done a very good job.
Dear greetings Christel

5 Oct 2009 9:20am

Baby Sis from Canada

Great picture, they do look very inocent, I hope they make it through hunting season.

5 Oct 2009 9:37am

@Baby Sis: Time will tell. However, I do not know how I could ever tell if they do or not. LOL.

Denise from Duncannon, United States

Absolutely beautiful animals, thanks for sharing these beauties!

5 Oct 2009 9:50am

zOOm from Paris, France

Ohh ! Troubles around ? I hope not. A wonderful catch Lee. It's so great to have the opportunity to see wild animals in their environment and alive. Lucky you. Next time, I'll go with you ! ;-)

5 Oct 2009 10:47am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

A marvelous image.

5 Oct 2009 11:14am

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Boo for hunting season and hooray for your photo! Amazing creatures - may they survive to be a ripe old age!

5 Oct 2009 12:01pm

Elora from Genoa, Italy

Another beautiful capture. i hope they make it through hunting season too :(

5 Oct 2009 12:13pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

Beautiful shot here! I love the way they are both looking at whatever it was that they heard- It creates a real "portrait" of them! What wonderful fall colors you've got, too!

5 Oct 2009 1:08pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Well seen and captured Lee! They look healthy, hopefully they will remain so through hunting season.... ;-)

5 Oct 2009 2:43pm

Nathan from Whitehorse, Canada

What a great photo shoot, Lee! I am curious as to what they heard/smelled that you didn't see. Obviously it was nothing too serious. I can't get over the shots that you are able to take. I don't understand how you are able to get a picture this amazing.

Keep up the great photography. Checking out your pictures is always a highlight of my day!

5 Oct 2009 3:34pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Really hope that they will escape to hunters... great capture Lee.

5 Oct 2009 7:57pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

They seem very interested in something off to the left. Intent on that. Hope they survive the hunt.

5 Oct 2009 9:38pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

cracking shot, yes shoot with camera

5 Oct 2009 9:56pm

susan from United States

Perfect shot.....and I agree, the only thing anyone should shoot out there is a camera!!!

5 Oct 2009 11:30pm

LCImagery from Oregon, United States

I sure do hope they they hide during hunting season, there beautiful animals and you captured them perfectly.

6 Oct 2009 2:41am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Oh, my!! Awesome. You are so close, and they are beautiful.

6 Oct 2009 2:58am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

They look so good, so healthy, so shiny! As always.....excellent capture!

6 Oct 2009 2:01pm

Mary from PA, United States

Oh they are so innocent if they wouldn't hurt a flea....such a cute capture :)

6 Oct 2009 3:53pm

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful capture

7 Oct 2009 5:00am

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Superb capture! Wonderful! Thank you for sharing

7 Oct 2009 5:05am

Kathe from Marquette, Michigan, United States

Here, Moosey, Moosey. ;^)

15 Oct 2009 1:15am