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Deer Crossing

This is the reason I wake up well before dawn in sub-freezing temperatures and wade thru 40 degree water - to capture moments like this. I was actually waiting ...
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This is the reason I wake up well before dawn in sub-freezing temperatures and wade thru 40 degree water - to capture moments like this. I was actually waiting for some elk to come from the other direction, but I heard this deer and two of his/her friends coming thru the trees. Sometimes you get lucky.
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fotogalmexican Platinum
 
fotogalmexican November 02, 2012
wonderful
joebaxter
 
joebaxter November 02, 2012
Great capture and lighting.
Serendipity1
 
Serendipity1 November 02, 2012
Very nice!
mturnau PRO
 
mturnau November 02, 2012
magnificent !!!
PSJPhotography
 
PSJPhotography November 06, 2012
Beautiful!
NinaKling
 
NinaKling November 06, 2012
very nice color and atmosphere
senka
 
senka December 25, 2012
beautiful and well worth the wait , congrats on the feature
snowdon PRO
 
snowdon December 25, 2012
Luck usually only comes to those who try a lot; in this case you were prepared and have taken a wonderful photograph. The low contrast suits the ethereal, misty morning subject perfectly. Congratulations on your well deserved feature.
Amiqdadi
 
Amiqdadi December 25, 2012
nice shot...congrats
jamiestrong76
 
jamiestrong76 December 25, 2012
Stunning!!
PhotoAlaska
 
PhotoAlaska December 25, 2012
very nice
VivienneB
 
VivienneB December 25, 2012
amazing
Carli
 
Carli December 25, 2012
gorgeous shot! congrats :D
karengrist
 
karengrist December 25, 2012
This picture is absolutely stunning , you are so lucky to have had that experience ,happy Christmas and new year and to more pictures like this.
SarahKeates PRO
 
SarahKeates December 25, 2012
Absolutely beautiful! Congrats!
tetvet PRO+
 
tetvet December 25, 2012
nice shot, congrats
catini
 
catini December 25, 2012
Beautiful photo, congrats on your feature!
kasper PRO+
 
kasper December 25, 2012
Congratulations. Wonderful.
Serendipity1
 
Serendipity1 December 25, 2012
Congrats!
TAHammer
 
TAHammer December 25, 2012
Fantastic Capture! Congratulations on your feature
ericrincones
 
ericrincones December 25, 2012
Great Capture! Your dedication is commendable. Well done!
iceman2
 
iceman2 December 25, 2012
Beautiful capture.Congrats!
nitti
 
nitti December 25, 2012
Outstanding shot....congrats
mailsmc PRO+
 
mailsmc December 25, 2012
Wonderful shot! Congrats on your feature!
kayacloud
 
kayacloud December 25, 2012
amazing capture!!
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GJUNIORPHOTOGRAPHY December 25, 2012
nice shot, congrats
HowardBlank
 
HowardBlank December 25, 2012
Very nice!
bobbynall
 
bobbynall December 25, 2012
very nice lighting. awesome shot!!
meslack719
 
meslack719 December 25, 2012
Luck may play a part in it but your overall portfolio proves it's a lot of work and a little luck. Great shot and very impressive portfolio. Congratulations!
photojourney
 
photojourney December 25, 2012
Super capture! It takes lots of patience to find the capture. I wake early at times, and have captured nice morning skies. As far as wildlife, I would have to head for the mountains nearby. Congrats!
scorpioprithu
 
scorpioprithu December 25, 2012
layers, wildlife, nature, landscape, mood, mist and what not... complete photograph with all elements .
Magpie1960
 
Magpie1960 December 25, 2012
Very Pretty and very serene.
Tulips
 
Tulips December 25, 2012
Wow....great moment! Congrats!
bbk Platinum
 
bbk December 25, 2012
Great capture.Well worth what you had to go through to get.Congrats on it being a feature photo.Well deserved!!!!
rachmonte
 
rachmonte December 25, 2012
Beautiful! Congrats!
sammihartzell
 
sammihartzell December 25, 2012
excellent!
Mar PRO+
 
Mar December 25, 2012
Fantastic capture. Congrats on your feature
kfdrab2 PRO
 
kfdrab2 December 25, 2012
Awesome capture, congratulations!
jaywoolwine
 
jaywoolwine December 25, 2012
Congrats on the win...absolutely awesome shot... great capture!
Woombaway
 
Woombaway December 25, 2012
Congrats on feature beautifully captured
Redcow
 
Redcow December 26, 2012
Stunning shot! Wildlife is about luck, but you also have to be there with your camera. Well done....
tsambaproductions
 
tsambaproductions December 27, 2012
congrats
rturnbow Platinum
 
rturnbow December 27, 2012
Great image, congrats!
rmr731 PRO+
 
rmr731 December 27, 2012
Great capture! Congrats!
GRACECAPRI
 
GRACECAPRI December 27, 2012
Absolutely gorgeous!
FMueller
 
FMueller December 27, 2012
great capture!
postie22
 
postie22 December 28, 2012
Stunning capture,excellent DOF and composition, congrats.
BrianpSlade
 
BrianpSlade December 29, 2012
Simply worth the effort....a fantastic exposure....congrats!
gavinjamesgardner
 
gavinjamesgardner December 29, 2012
Amazing work!! Well done
Suzie1
 
Suzie1 December 29, 2012
What an AMAZING shot , I would say it was worth the wait!!!
Wayne_Sr PRO+
 
Wayne_Sr December 30, 2012
Fantastic shot..:~) Congratulations on your feature photo! Happy New Year..:~)
FMueller
 
FMueller December 30, 2012
Beautiful shot!
donanzinger PRO
 
donanzinger December 30, 2012
Outstnding! You said "sometimes you get lucky." I'd say this is photo the result of your perseverance, not luck.
VictorySong
 
VictorySong December 30, 2012
Beautiful photo! Congrats.
ManCorMac
 
ManCorMac December 31, 2012
Beautiful shot, congrats on your feature!
walksinthewoods
 
walksinthewoods January 01, 2013
Inspiring
redwriter Platinum
 
redwriter January 01, 2013
Beautiful work. Congrats on your feature. - Jake
MariposaRosa
 
MariposaRosa January 01, 2013
Brilliant! Peaceful and serene! Great combination of elements! Nice job! Congrats on the feature!
corproadie PRO
 
corproadie January 02, 2013
Congrats! Great Pic
laynestillwell
 
laynestillwell January 03, 2013
Great capture
WolfEyesPhotography PRO+
 
WolfEyesPhotography January 03, 2013
Just beautiful!!!
sweetart79
 
sweetart79 January 03, 2013
Beautiful capture! Congratulation!
beetlestone
 
beetlestone January 07, 2013
Excellent shot!
photosue50 Premium
 
photosue50 January 10, 2013
This is beautiful, thanks for sharing it!
dww25921
 
dww25921 January 13, 2013
I like this!
Cris33
 
Cris33 January 16, 2013
Nice capture
photosue50 Premium
 
photosue50 March 10, 2013
Absolutely beautiful!!
helenh PRO
 
helenh March 24, 2013
What a wonderful capture! Voted.
thom
 
thom March 25, 2013
Beauty
melsteinberg
 
melsteinberg March 28, 2013
Voted and awarded, wow what a shot!
ziggysofi
 
ziggysofi April 01, 2013
splendid! voted.
Hari_Subagio
 
Hari_Subagio April 04, 2013
WOW great moment . wonderful Congratulations
sarahlyles
 
sarahlyles April 12, 2013
Amazing!
Alaska68752
 
Alaska68752 April 20, 2013
Wow, Lucky you were! Great one!
domenicacostantino
 
domenicacostantino April 24, 2013
BELLISSIMA
gregneubert
 
gregneubert May 05, 2013
One of those magic moments
cherrib PRO+
 
cherrib June 20, 2013
Love the shot, thank you.
CG PRO+
 
CG July 21, 2013
Wonderful mystical,magical feel.Great wildlife capture
phspanky
 
phspanky July 21, 2013
Patient pay. Great shot.
ArtQ
 
ArtQ July 22, 2013
Congrats on your 4 Legged Contest Finalist Award.
JacquesV
 
JacquesV August 28, 2013
Really stunning!
carolcardillo PRO
 
carolcardillo December 10, 2013
Beautiful, love the mist, the colors, the mood. Voted in Wildlife. Congrats!
onyanita PRO+
 
onyanita June 20, 2014
one of my favourites
p_eileenbaltz
 
p_eileenbaltz August 13, 2014
Congratulations on being chosen a finalist.:) I know your outstanding work from CA and am proud to see a familiar Arkansas scene here. Good luck.
CLG_
 
CLG_ August 14, 2014
This is gorgeous!!
roboto
 
roboto August 14, 2014
Lovely light and misty, almost dreamlike atmosphere, nice job!
JDLifeshots
 
JDLifeshots August 16, 2014
Great capture! Congrats.
richardjones_7888
 
richardjones_7888 August 16, 2014
Well deserved contest winner ! Great photo ! Well done !
MaryAnne306 PRO+
 
MaryAnne306 October 09, 2014
How very lovely! A wonderful--and fitting--reward for getting up and going out into the cold!
angelamarks
 
angelamarks December 31, 2014
Obviously the self torture was worth the effort! :) Congratulations on the feature.
ShannonHurst
 
ShannonHurst December 31, 2014
Beautiful! I think I have been here before! Great Shot! Back lighting is great! Color is amazing. This Arkansas girl gives you two thumbs up!
p_eileenbaltz
 
p_eileenbaltz April 06, 2015
Congratulations, again, on being chosen a finalist, John.:) Good luck.
cclaude PRO+
 
cclaude April 09, 2015
Great capture of a lovely moment... Congrats!
KoralC PRO
 
KoralC April 10, 2015
Outstanding shot!!
lulupac PRO+
 
lulupac August 21, 2015
Magical
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