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The Migration


The Migration
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Copyright: Tom Conzemius (pirate) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 799 W: 152 N: 1186] (7474)
Genre: Landscapes
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2010-09-03
Categories: Savannah
Camera: Canon 7D, Canon 500mm f4 L IS
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/160 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-02-12 13:24
Viewed: 4405
Points: 24
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Gnu Migration is one of the best known migration of mammals worldwide. More than a million Gnus and half a million of Zebras migrate between the southern plains of the Serengeti in Tanzania and the Massai Mara in Kenya.
A road project in Tanzania between Arusha and Lake Victoria, passing through the northern part of Serengeti National Park is a new thread. Let's hope the southern option passing south of Serengeti will be chosen.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2011-02-12 13:30]

Hello Tom,
Impressive sight all these Gnus. You made a wonderful photo of it in a beautiful landscape. Great DOF and very nice natural colours. Excellent composition.
Regards,
Peter

Ciao Tom, wonderful composition with a lot of gnu, fantastic capture of great migration, beautiful natural colors and splendid light, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio

hello Tom

beautiful scenery of migration in the African Savanna,
fine POV, excellent focus sharpness details, TFS

Asbed

Hello Tom
Impressive scene with good composition and nice colours
Regards,
Christodoulos

A Magnificent scene with endless depth of field Tom! Lots of things to see here and animals to count. If I may ask: .. is the Gnu actually the same animal know as Wildebeest in some parts of the world?
Regards,
George Veltchev

Hallo Tom,
what a fascinating, spectacular african landscape with a great Gnu migration. marvellous natural colours, excellent POV with a very pleasant perspective
TFS
Best regards
Maurizio

Hi Tom!
Wow ! this is one of the things I have to do before die ...
You are lucky Tom! And your pic is so wonderful !It make me green of envy !Good job ! Thanks for sharing .
Have a nice sunday.
Regards from,
aNa

Hi Tom - you were there at the right time to capture the migration. THe wide view looks amazing. TFS

Hello Tom,
One aspect of Africa's wildlife captured very well, an excellent documentary image. Well done!
Regards,
Mircea

Hi Tom,
incredible photo of these Gnu. True colours, good sharpness.
Perfect point of view. Interesting note.
Thanks for sharing.
Maciek

Hello Tom,
What a spectacular scene to observe. Fantastic!! Great composition. Very well done and thanks for sharing!!
Regards
Natley

Hello Tom-Through your comment on PeterZ post,I am here.I like such Animal picture in open Savanna very much.It's amazing how you edit this picture!I can count all Gnu here.Terrific work.Thanks for such beautiful picture.Regards and have a nice time-Srikumar

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