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EUROPEAN ROE DEER


EUROPEAN ROE DEER
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Copyright: Marius Secan (marius-secan) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2007 W: 0 N: 5412] (29598)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2017-03-25
Categories: Mammals
Camera: NIKON D810, Nikon 300mm f/4D IF-ED AF-S + 1,4TC II
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/4000 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-08-07 11:33
Viewed: 661
Points: 10
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EUROPEAN ROE DEER

AS YOU CAN SEE THEY HAVE A PERFECT CAMOUFLAGE....

The European roe deer (Capreolus capreolus), also known as the western roe deer, chevreuil, or simply roe deer, is a Eurasian species of deer. The male of the species is sometimes referred to as a roebuck. The roe deer is relatively small, reddish and grey-brown, and well-adapted to cold environments.

The species is widespread in Europe, from the Mediterranean to Scandinavia and from Britain to the Caucasus. It is distinct from the somewhat larger Siberian roe deer.

The roe deer is a relatively small deer, with a body length of 95–135 cm, a shoulder height of 65–75 cm, and a weight of 15–35 kg.

It has rather short, erect antlers and a reddish body with a grey face. Its hide is golden red in summer, darkening to brown or even black in winter, with lighter undersides and a white rump patch; the tail is very short (2–3 cm), and barely visible. Only the males have antlers.

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Ciao Marius, great action scene with cute creatures, wonderful natural colors, excellent clarity and splendid light, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2017-08-07 15:53]

Hi Marius,very curious scenery,i thought to a fresh pic made in these very hot and dry days before to read the date..ehhee..great timing as usual and fantastic sharpness too,birds or deers in mouvement,there isn't problems for you and the result is always amazing! Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2017-08-07 18:35]

Hello Marius,
A nice shot of this attractive pair of Roe Deer. They are much smaller then our white-tails, but very similar in appearance. The main difference that I see is they don't have the long flag of a tail of the white-tail.
Your fast 1/4000 shutter froze them in stride and thus produced excellent detail. I like the framing and the colors are natural. TFS.
Ron

great capture, TFS Ori

Hello Marius,
Again very beautiful BG and composition. Roe Deers look nice in such natural habitat. But in my test bit soft. But well exposure even in such unfriendly sunlight from above.
Regards,
Srikumar

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