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Copyright: Gerard Calberac (Pitoncle) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1173 W: 0 N: 1594] (9508)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-08-26
Categories: Mammals
Camera: Nikon D70s, Nikkor 70-300mm f4.5-5.6 G ED, SanDisk Ultra II, Hoya UV
Exposure: f/32, 1/30 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2010-12-02 23:09
Viewed: 5274
Points: 30
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Papio, Baboon, Babouin observés dans le Chobe National Park.

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  • Great 
  • joska Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
  • [2010-12-02 23:37]

Hi Gerard,
Excellent photo,great sharpness and details, natural colors, TFS!

  • Great 
  • cirano Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 997 W: 0 N: 944] (13609)
  • [2010-12-03 0:46]

Hello Gerard,
An excellent composition of this family with great sharpness,colors and DOF.
TFS and regards,

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2010-12-03 5:09]

Salur Gerard,un moment tres interessante et une photo de classe aussi,avec une tres belle qualite' et une gestion de la lumiere vraiment super.Mes compliments et bonne journee',Luciano

Hello Gerard,
Nice details and excellent clarity. Lovely capture with such great
natural colours and perfect moment.

Hi Gerard,
Very well capture, with perfect focus, nice colors and great details

hello Gerard
very good sharpness picture with good details and beautiful colours
great shot
greeting lou

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2010-12-03 9:05]

Hello Gerard.
Very good details in the Baboon family, and this is a well composed presentation!
Colors, sharpness,lighting and composition are very nice.Best regards Siggi

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  • Adanac Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 1273 W: 1 N: 6188] (21378)
  • [2010-12-03 10:48]

Hello Gerard,
Excellent capture of this family group participating in some personal grooming. Primates are incredible to watch in the wild I bet. Thank you for sharing this lovely image.

Cher ami, les salutations de l'Inde;
Belle prise de vue, avec une grande expression. FRANCO

Good morningg Gerard,

This shot belongs in a scientific textbook or Natioanal Geographic, it truly is flawless. Well-timed and perfect focus and DOF too.
TFS and have a nice weekend!


beautiful African scene and the time!

Bonjour Gérard,
Une belle scène bien rendue,photo bie en focus et bien cadrée
Bon weekend

  • Great 
  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2010-12-04 3:40]

Hello Gerard,
Very nice scene in great sharpness and details. Taken from a good low POV. Pleasing natural colours and an excellent DOF.

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  • uleko Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3396 W: 172 N: 3310] (10940)
  • [2010-12-05 3:48]

Hello Gerard,
A lovely capture of this Baboon family! Excellent timing and beautiful light. All in focus against a warm background.
T%FS and best regards, Ulla

Hello Gerard,
What a lovely moment you captured here! Excellent sharpness, fine details and nice colors.

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