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Thundering Hooves on the South Dakota Prairie

Once the large buffalo herd of 1100 animals gets moving at Custer State Park in South Dakota, the cowboys are really there just to keep them going. If the herd ...
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Once the large buffalo herd of 1100 animals gets moving at Custer State Park in South Dakota, the cowboys are really there just to keep them going. If the herd breaks apart, there is not much a horse can do to stop it. The correct name for this animal is American Bison (Bison bison), but in the US you will hear buffalo as much as bison.
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Ochalina
 
Ochalina December 23, 2015
Wow! This is awesome
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tonybruguiere December 24, 2015
Thank you very much. It was an unforgetable expierence.
sydneyosbourne
 
sydneyosbourne January 02, 2016
Kudos!
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tonybruguiere January 08, 2016
Thanks very much, Sydney.
Lotsashots
 
Lotsashots January 06, 2016
Nice Shot~ I love the composition and the position of the whip and that huge Buffalo off his flank!
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tonybruguiere January 08, 2016
Thank you very much. The Buffalo roam freeley over thousands of acres and prior to the drive to the pens they are gathered up and held in one section of the park. When the drive starts, you see a couple of animals crest a hill and start running up the draw. Then more and more animals flow over the hill until it is a constant wave. You really can feel the vibrations through the ground.
loriawallace12
 
loriawallace12 January 08, 2016
Amazing!
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tonybruguiere January 08, 2016
Thank you for the kind words, Loria. I really appreciate that.
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jerhearne January 16, 2016
Outstanding image! The light and composition are perfect!
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Pablo-Klik January 17, 2016
MAGNIFICA FOTO
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you very much!
Workshopphotos
 
Workshopphotos January 19, 2016
Fantastic photo, a beauty
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you. It is quite an expierence.
Azmedaj
 
Azmedaj January 20, 2016
This is stunning. Amazing composition
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you. That many buffalo in motion is a fantastic expierence.
bonniemoseley
 
bonniemoseley January 28, 2016
Congratulations on being a finalist. This is such a great composition.
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you very much! It has been on my bucket list for a long time and well worth the wait.
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wjrtailby1 January 28, 2016
To the man on the horse nice job to the photographer excellent shot!!
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you very much! You have a good eye - the rider is one of the wranglers and not one of the ten lucky "guest riders".
arjunbhs
 
arjunbhs January 28, 2016
Stunning capture !
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you very much!
Roussou
 
Roussou January 29, 2016
Great shot, congrats with being a finalist
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tonybruguiere February 04, 2016
Thank you very much, Hans. It is a wonderful event.
frontstca
 
frontstca February 09, 2016
Great pic
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tonybruguiere February 12, 2016
Thank you very much.
kariwatkins
 
kariwatkins February 09, 2016
Love this!
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tonybruguiere April 04, 2016
Thank you, Kari.
CURUTCHET
 
CURUTCHET October 08, 2016
where do they go like this
mgenkova
 
mgenkova November 20, 2016
Superb!
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tmlakshmi November 29, 2016
voted. stunning
stuartfoster
 
stuartfoster December 08, 2016
Like so many people have said....stunning photo!. I love the contrast of the rider against the repetition of all the bison in terms of shape, colour, light, sharpness. Beautiful composition. Nicely done.
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vitor December 13, 2016
Awesome!
thunderlake
 
thunderlake December 13, 2016
amazing and so powerful
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StevenPasternack December 21, 2016
Amazing photo!
praveenupadhyay
 
praveenupadhyay December 21, 2016
Awesome click
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LuciaH December 22, 2016
Beautiful photo ! Congratulations on your win !
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ponymagau February 21, 2017
This is beautiful!
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tonybruguiere February 21, 2017
Thank you very much! An amazing place to visit and photograph.
benedicte1991
 
benedicte1991 March 08, 2017
Fantastic!!????
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tonybruguiere March 08, 2017
Thank you very much!! Custer State Park is definately worth a visit.
iluv2shoot
 
iluv2shoot September 15, 2017
Fantastic capture!
kathyk_abq
 
kathyk_abq September 24, 2017
Fantastic shot!
JDLifeshots
 
JDLifeshots October 12, 2017
Great shot. Congrats!
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tonybruguiere October 12, 2017
Thank you very much.
rainard
 
rainard December 13, 2017
Oh, my God. It deserves 'photography of the Year' superb
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tonybruguiere December 13, 2017
Wow, Thanks so much for the very kind words. It was a wonderful trip and you really could feel the vibration from their passing through your feet - although I would not put it in the "earth shaking" catagory.
tazzlesteele
 
tazzlesteele January 05, 2018
Incredible shot. Looks like you're right there in it! I'm sure that was an awesome sight to see!
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tonybruguiere January 05, 2018
Thank you very much for the kind words. It was indeed an awesome sight and I would reccomend it to anyone that is considering a visit to South Dakota.
Pmcclure
 
Pmcclure January 06, 2018
Awesome shot!
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tonybruguiere February 01, 2018
Thank you very much for the kind words.
RodeoPride
 
RodeoPride February 02, 2018
Amazing shot! I love how you captured the rider with the buffalo, this is truly a spectacular event and you captured it beautifully!
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tonybruguiere February 02, 2018
Thank you very much for the kind words. It was indeed an awesome sight and I would reccomend it to anyone that is considering a visit to South Dakota.
maureenrueffer
 
maureenrueffer February 02, 2018
This is great!
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tonybruguiere February 13, 2018
Thank you very much for the kind words, Maureen.
KiTTeN_KanDiie
 
KiTTeN_KanDiie February 04, 2018
AMAZING
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tonybruguiere February 13, 2018
Thank you very much,Tammie.
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DuffyDoherty February 08, 2018
Congratulations on your Finalist Award Tony. Nice job!
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tonybruguiere February 13, 2018
Thank you, Duffy.
Neckbone
 
Neckbone February 23, 2018
Congrats on your Challenge Win. Well deserved, a Great Shot!
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tonybruguiere February 23, 2018
Thank you very much!
rmyers01
 
rmyers01 March 13, 2018
Awesome shot! I'd be afraid to be in front of that herd!
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Beautiful-Breeze December 17, 2018
Wow! Outstanding shot!
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tonybruguiere December 17, 2018
Thank you very much for your comment!