Indian Giant Squirrel
|Copyright: Abhinav Raveendran (abhinavr)
|Date Taken: 2013-11-27|
|Camera: Nikon D7100|
|Exposure: f/6.3, 1/200 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2014-08-02 2:34|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|Indian Giant Squirrel, also known as Malabar Giant Squirrel (Ratufa indica) is a large tree squirrel mostly endemic to forests of Indian Peninsula.|
This photo was taken from Dr. Salim Ali Bird Sanctuary, Thattekkad, in Ernakulam District of Kerala. These squirrels spend most of their time on tree tops, and haven't seen coming down.
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Hello Abhinav-Thanks for visiting my last post here in TN.I have been planing to go Kerala since 2010,but every time my plan Cancelled.Watching your such beautiful Giant Squirrel,again such "Wander Thrust" has come in to my mind.Very nice captured with splendid colour.Like its natural habitat.Thanks for sharing.Regards and have a nice WE-Srikumar(From kolkata)
- [2014-08-02 14:17]
Hi Abhinav,a magnificent capture of this big squirrel,the quality is very ery good despite the difficult location and backlight,very good detail too.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
- [2014-08-02 20:48]
Interesante punto de vista desde abajo, y gran captura de esta maravillosa ardilla de la India.
Great shot of this beautiful squirrel in an elegant pose. Very good sharpness and details, very good eye-contact and lovely natural colors. Well done; thanks for sharing,