- Miss_Piggy (18714)
- [2011-01-06 22:31]
How lucky can one get? Wow, I am sure you were thrilled, not only to have such a close encounter with this majestic cat but also to be able to photograph it from such a close range. The direct eye contact with the animal is great, the colours in its face is brilliant and really pretty, especially the snout and the tongue. Everything I see is so beautiful. Thanks for sharing. Best regards.
- dmark11 (2633)
- [2011-01-06 22:57]
This is just a fabulous portrait of this magnificant cat. I saw it earlier in thumbnail and passed it by thinking it was another zoo picture. Nice dental work! It is the capture of a life-time, you are so lucky!
Have a fabulous South African day!
- Csabesz68 (593)
- [2011-01-07 1:50]
What can I say...? I'm almost wordless! What a moment! What a beauty! Almost everyone should have forget the camera and would stare fascinated by this magnificent cat! But not you, my friend! So you share with us this gorgeous portrait! Excellent POV and DOF, great eye contact, beautiful, natural colors and well blurred, homogeneous BG!!!
- fransswanepoel (1286)
- [2011-01-07 4:10]
One to be very proud of Sheriff. Pin sharp image with those honey colored eye staring direct at you.
Very well done and I hope to see some more shots of this wonderful sighting. TFS
- marius-secan (29598)
- [2011-01-07 5:58]
Splendid capture with outstanding focus and excellent details.
Amazing sharpness, clarity and POV.
- mwmod99 (14196)
- [2011-01-07 8:12]
Wow that's a good one friend Sheriff! In fact very impressive close portrait of this gorgeous young Leopard. Great point of view, stunning eye contact, lovely powerful colors and detail. Bravo, the old 20D still works perfectly! Happy New Year!
- ayasinguler (34)
- [2011-01-07 9:36]
Excellent Shot!It looks very Nice!
- PeterZ (49139)
- [2011-01-07 11:19]
That's a long time ago I saw a new photo of you. Welcome back!
An excellent one in great sharpness, details and very beautiful colours. The POV is perfect. You were very lucky to see four leopards on one drive and to get the opportunity to take such a picture. Impressive eye contact. Also a great contrasting green BG.
Have a good weekend,
- Nilson (4423)
- [2011-01-08 15:18]
Exelente imagem uma belissima foto com composição e nitides de exelente qualidade parab~ens.
- maurydv (36428)
- [2011-01-09 10:30]
a fantastic portrait of the Leopard taken from an excellent frontal POV with superb sharpness in a great intense eye contact, very beautiful natural colours, very well done
- Mikolaj (4452)
- [2011-01-09 14:11]
Fine cat, nice pet. Is it Yours? Be careful.
Perfect work. Good contrast and sharpness. Excellent lightness and colours.
- Silvio2006 (102073)
- [2011-01-10 12:17]
Ciao Sheriff, fantasic portrait of superb creature, beautiful clarity, fine details and splendid colors, very well done my friend, ciao Silvio
- siggi (52850)
- [2011-01-11 2:53]
Excellent portrait shot, great sharpness, excellent details and colours. Nice eye contact too. This is a perfect composition with excellent POV.Best regards Siggi
- chrimakris (26007)
- [2011-01-12 3:23]
Beautiful photo with good composition, wonderful colours and good sharpness
- anel (40574)
- [2011-01-12 11:52]
Most beautiful Leopard portrait from Kruger. You have been very lucky..to have this kind of photogenic animal looking straight in your lens.
Well taken picture with good composition and natural colors.
- cobra112 (43366)
- [2011-01-14 5:35]
Perfect portrait! Best compliments Sheriff!
- Alex99 (23735)
- [2011-01-19 3:35]
I have missed your appearance here after very-very long absence. As usual you have shared an amazing pictures and this one is no exception. Lovely animal, perfect framing and superb reflection of state of leopard. Well done and TFS.
- rommel (3628)
- [2011-01-19 4:00]
Thats an absolut bonus, four in one.Its a perfect portrait of this leapard with great details and clarity.Nice eye contact captured at that moment.
- tcr (3384)
- [2011-02-01 16:09]
Fine close-up of this beautiful big cat. The colour is very pleasing, the image is razor sharp and the eye contact couldn´t be better.
- Noisette (7821)
- [2011-02-06 17:31]
excellent portrait of this leopard, his face is well focused, you have captured it at the right moment with mouth open showing his impressive teeth, i love the eye contact, the green BG is beautiful
Have a good night
- ferranjlloret (10340)
- [2011-07-04 20:16]
- flashpoint (28008)
- [2011-07-07 10:36]
great portrait on the road,Sheriff
- poppygan59 (2516)
- [2011-07-15 8:27]
Sheriff, this is a beautiful shot of a beautiful cat. You did a great job capturing it. Have a great day, Bill