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Post by uuglypher » Thu Jul 13, 2017 6:52 pm

With my camera I viewed him as a target of opportunity...as, evidently, he did me!

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Post by minniev » Thu Jul 13, 2017 7:11 pm

uuglypher wrote:With my camera I viewed him as a target of opportunity...as, evidently, he did me!

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I love this image. It is fun and funny, and the abstract-ish composition is outstanding, talk about leading lines! Great geometry, great balance, cool shot.
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Post by PietFrancke » Thu Jul 13, 2017 7:37 pm

flowerlike symmetry, I like the contrast. If you are going to try out a skunk, a long lens is recommended! Well done on this, abstract, but I was able to recognize it, good subject for black/white.

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Post by Duck » Thu Jul 13, 2017 11:43 pm

Even from their "ugly" side they're still impressive subjects.
This is so typical of the many animal shots I get... from the rear. :-(
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Post by Psjunkie » Fri Jul 14, 2017 4:42 am

outstanding title Dave......and image

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Post by davechinn » Fri Jul 14, 2017 11:19 am

uuglypher wrote:With my camera I viewed him as a target of opportunity...as, evidently, he did me!

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A unique point of view that works very well, Dave !!! I have always witnessed the other side but never this angle. Nice capture and I love the processing.
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Post by Charles Haacker » Fri Jul 14, 2017 2:00 pm

Took me a minute to figger it out! Wonderful picture! :thumbup:
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Post by Ernst-Ulrich Schafer » Sun Jul 16, 2017 12:00 pm

My favorite side of a peacock.
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Post by St3v3M » Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:36 pm

uuglypher wrote:With my camera I viewed him as a target of opportunity...as, evidently, he did me!

Dave

Isn't it amazing one side is meant for show and the other is all business? So many things are that way it makes you wonder how people see you too.

I love the composition and processing, it's a unique perspective and well taken. This is wonderful, thank you for sharing! S-
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Post by Matt Quinn » Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:04 am

Dave, Delightful and chortly. You'll each remember the other. Took me three glances to figure it out; clever title. Smooth and visible texture in the feathers is very well done; and the fuzz at the bottom looks like frozen methane. The peacock has spoken. Matt
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