<< Previous Next >>

Mesopotamian Fallow Deer 5

Mesopotamian Fallow Deer 5
Photo Information
Copyright: Eyal Bartov (bartove) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 178 W: 1 N: 588] (7772)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-08-17
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark II, 100mm f/2.8MacroØ58
Exposure: f/8, 1/1000 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Karatash's other favorite -I- [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-08-29 13:27
Viewed: 16874
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
After it seemed that the Mespotamian fallow deer had disappeared completely from Israel, in the fifties a number of deer were found in a forest in Iran. To save them from extinction, some of them were transferred to a reproduction center in captivity. At the end of the seventies some were brought to the Mount Carmel Nature Preserve where the small herd slowly increased and today it is the world’s largest herd of this particular sub-species, numbering over two hundred head. Dozens of deer have already been returned to their natural surroundings and in the Keziv Stream in Western Galilee

Isu, Nephrotome2 has marked this note useful
Only registered TrekNature members may rate photo notes.
Add Critique [Critiquing Guidelines] 
Only registered TrekNature members may write critiques.
You must be logged in to start a discussion.

Critiques [Translate]

I love this shot. He is in action, blends into his environment, and the texture is so there, I feel as if I know what his fur must feel like. I think you might've also caught him right after *cough* going to the bathroom? In spite of that, I like his look, the way he seems to be calling out.

  • Great 
  • Isu Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 313 W: 0 N: 21] (1663)
  • [2007-08-29 14:36]

Preciosos animales y bella composición.
una nota interesante y muy emotiva al leer que esta especie está recuperando sus hábitats naturales.
Saludos Sira.

  • Great 
  • Juyona Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor [C: 2232 W: 10 N: 2971] (16891)
  • [2007-08-29 18:07]

Hola Eyal,
impresionante captura,
sobresalientes detalles,
buen pov, saludos

I guess he was walking after a female there.
Nice to see this survivor (unknown to me since now)
Nice pose

Calibration Check