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Couple of zoo shots from today.

Discussion in 'Nature' started by Chris2500dk, Mar 24, 2013.

  1. Chris2500dk

    Chris2500dk SC Top Veteran

    598
    Dec 22, 2011
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Took a quick trip to the zoo today, the sun was out for once and even though it was cold it wasn't too windy.
    I brought my RX100, DP2s and D5100 with 50mm f1.8, ended up just using the Nikon.
    It might not be as sexy as the RX100 or exotic as the Sigma, but it delivers every time with minimal fuss, and sometimes that's just the ticket. And with a small lens it's not really a bother to carry around.

    The brand new polar bear exhibit. They got a lot more room now and they look like they're enjoying it.

    DSC_0861_LR4 by ChristianHass, on Flickr

    One month old elephant calf, if I could have taken it home with me I sure would have! (Just for the weekend mind you).

    DSC_0889_LR4 by ChristianHass, on Flickr

    Tiger in a tree, I wouldn't want to be the fireman trying to get it down..

    DSC_0928_LR4 by ChristianHass, on Flickr
     
  2. Lawrence A.

    Lawrence A. SC All-Pro

    Nov 8, 2012
    New Mexico
    Larry
    Albuquerque Zoo, yesterday afternoon

    I hope I'm not hijacking your thread, but it seemed like the best place to post some zoo shots.








    Blue Crane

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    Red Kangaroo
     
  3. Some great moments, very lively animals. The one's in our Zoo are usually just taking a nap.
     
  4. bilzmale

    bilzmale Super Moderator Emeritus

    Jul 17, 2010
    Perth, Western Australia
    Bill Shinnick
    Chris and Larry you each have some lovely shots there.
     
  5. ShariWilkins

    ShariWilkins SC Rookie

    10
    Aug 6, 2013
    Absolutely brilliant pictures..amazing shots..the quality was as good as wallpapers..thanks for sharing.
     
  6. Luke

    Luke Super Moderator

    Nov 11, 2011
    Milwaukee, WI USA
    Luke
    If the polar bear ever becomes extinct, I hope I'm dead and gone already.
     
  7. Lawrence A.

    Lawrence A. SC All-Pro

    Nov 8, 2012
    New Mexico
    Larry
    Me too, but at my age, I have a better shot!