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|A cougar lioness, part of a conservation/research program nearby San Jacinto area, she was lying down resting in very hot day, normal for September in some parts of Southern California (aprox. 40` Celsius that was ... ). Work has been done on Photoshop and reduced the surroundings color in order to make the feline stand out more, also minimal sharpening cosmeticised it a bit more. She is such a beauty isn`t she?|
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She sure is a beauty! Great pose. Love those erect ears. She's listening for something! Well done.
Radu, This is great shot with good clarity & sharpness. Alert pose! I must say that in my mind I keep waiting for the camera to swing rt! Where's that tail? ;-)) Great post! P.S. I'm a former So. Cal. boy myself..born & raised! Lived for quite a while in Walnut Ca., near where you are..
Have you ever noticed that it's only the females eyes that has this soft "sheen" in it. Great eye detail. I'm going with Howard on this one. Where's the tail?
- [2004-11-04 22:00]
Are you sure its real? from the picture it almost looks like a stuffed toy. Fantastic shot, love it.
She sure is a beauty! Why did you crop the cougar lioness, a bit tight in the side? and from where do you know Hebrew? Eyal