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snow leopard..meow (20)
philip Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 11] (129)
I spotted this snow leopard at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle, Washington. This guy looks cute but mean at the same time.

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philip Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 11] (129)
Levels and USM
Edited by:kooreman Gold Star Critiquer [C: 131 W: 7 N: 126] (666)

I also did an attempt to improve it. I optimized levels and did a bit of USM.
Greetings, Jan

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philip Silver Star Critiquer/Silver Note Writer [C: 14 W: 0 N: 11] (129)
curves adjustment
Edited by:letr Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Workshop Editor/Silver Note Writer [C: 87 W: 50 N: 47] (130)

My aim was to improve the contrast in the picture.
worked with Adobe 7.0
curves adjustment.
cropped to give the leopard more impact
applied usm

I think it's an improvement , do you ?

regards Leon