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Loch Coruisk Seals


Loch Coruisk Seals
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Copyright: Michael Porterfield (mporterf) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 60 W: 74 N: 84] (673)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-06-11
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Nikon D600, 28-135 IS f3.5-5.6
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-06-17 5:30
Viewed: 1682
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The grey seal (Halichoerus grypus, meaning "hooked-nosed sea pig") is found on both shores of the North Atlantic Ocean. It is a large seal of the family Phocidae or "true seals". It is the only species classified in the genus Halichoerus.

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2015-06-17 19:27]

Hello Michael,
What an attractive shot of this beautiful seal family enjoying the warm rays of the sun. Love the composition and the focus is tac sharp. Wonderful detail and the colors of the adults hide as well as the pups is gorgeous. The exposure is just right and you got plenty of DOF. A winner in my book!!
Ron

Bonjour Michael,
Agréable valorisation des sujets dans leur environnement et sous une belle lumière.
A bientôt sur TN pour de nouvelles aventures.
Gérard

Hello Michael
very good shot of this trio taken in a nice natural environment,
superb colors and details, i like the eye contact of the baby
Have a good night
Jacqueline

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