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Challenge: Wildlife (Advanced Editing II)
Camera: Fujifilm FinePix S3000
Location: Edinburgh Botanic Gardens, Scotland, UK
Date: Oct 2, 2004
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: 250
Shutter: 1/125
Galleries: Animals, Panoramic
Date Uploaded: Oct 3, 2004

Edinburgh Botanic Gardens: definitely a natural habitat!!!
The most curious of all the squirrels in the gardens that day....she (can't you tell?) took a peanut out of my hand. Shot with flash from a distance of about a metre. Aiming to get the tail as the frame in the background.

Place: 49 out of 160
Avg (all users): 6.0378
Avg (commenters): 7.0000
Avg (participants): 5.8421
Avg (non-participants): 6.2444
Views since voting: 1089
Views during voting: 317
Votes: 185
Comments: 10
Favorites: 0

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 Comments Made During the Challenge
10/10/2004 11:27:27 PM
Excellent shot. I love the line of the tail.
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10/10/2004 09:53:28 PM
Great close-up. I love the wave the curl makes as I think it adds a last final bit of interest.
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10/09/2004 11:30:24 PM
In general I am over squirrel shots, but this one is just lovely :)
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10/09/2004 07:11:31 AM
Great pose. Unfortunately the focus is on the tail.
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10/08/2004 10:19:11 PM
Very nice squirrel picture, the colors are very nice. I think I would have enjoyed it more if you could have seen more of her, the crop seems a bit tight.
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10/07/2004 12:06:58 AM
how many comments have you gotten with the word cute in them? well, here's another one...

wish the lighting wasn't so strong on the peanut. that tends to keep my focus, rather than keeping it on the animal. all the same, this is a nice capture. hope it does well for you.
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10/05/2004 07:08:32 AM
Just a shade dark for my taste. Otherwise perfect. 9 - floyd
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10/04/2004 09:25:29 AM
Cute subject. A different angle may have been a more interesting shot.
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10/04/2004 06:12:39 AM
So he gathers peanuts in the wild ;)
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10/04/2004 02:19:57 AM
Great shot I just wish he was a little brighter. I am still giving it a ~10~
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