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Tiger Cub receives feedback from mom

Tiger Cub receives feedback from mom
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90 Comments |
sherrypr
 
sherrypr April 19, 2014
Great capture!
huch5150
 
huch5150 April 19, 2014
Perfect title for a great capture! Well done.
AdamOoiPhotography
 
AdamOoiPhotography April 20, 2014
I cannot express to you enough how much I love this! amazing moment, fantastic composition. Great capture!
Joecas
 
Joecas July 10, 2014
Superb capture!
kasper Ultimate
 
kasper July 10, 2014
congrats on the feature. Great shot.
brendawallis
 
brendawallis July 10, 2014
beautiful
AlanJakarta
 
AlanJakarta July 10, 2014
Lovely shot of this telling off. Congratulations on being Featured.
nigel3333 PRO
nigel3333 July 10, 2014
Thank you
kal57
 
kal57 July 10, 2014
Nice!
Bonnie_D
 
Bonnie_D July 10, 2014
Amazing capture
wonderwoman627
 
wonderwoman627 July 10, 2014
Awesome moment to capture.
JeffreyA
 
JeffreyA July 10, 2014
Great shot. Congrats!!
NanaSue54
 
NanaSue54 July 10, 2014
Awesome capture!!! :)
vojce
 
vojce July 10, 2014
nice cats
ack1128
 
ack1128 July 10, 2014
That is an awesome photo. Congratulation on being featured!
MaryAnne306 PRO+
 
MaryAnne306 July 10, 2014
Perfect!
lauraphotography
 
lauraphotography July 10, 2014
amazing
Smallcat
 
Smallcat July 10, 2014
This great shot feels my heart with love. Thank you :-)
SKEagle
 
SKEagle July 10, 2014
Awesome capture!
sweetpea72
 
sweetpea72 July 10, 2014
Incredible... Congrats!! ")
nigel3333 PRO
nigel3333 July 10, 2014
Thank you
debhall Platinum
 
debhall July 10, 2014
Awesome shot and love the title! Congrats on your feature!
gondmagdi Premium
 
gondmagdi July 10, 2014
amazing capture, congratulations !
onyanita PRO+
 
onyanita July 10, 2014
awesome...congrats on the feature.
rach_who
 
rach_who July 10, 2014
Looks like someone was definitely naughty
iceman2
 
iceman2 July 10, 2014
Excellent capture.Congrats!
HectorRivera
 
HectorRivera July 10, 2014
Amazing capture
jrsosky
 
jrsosky July 10, 2014
Magnificent - great, great shot!
akhtarkhan
 
akhtarkhan July 10, 2014
Fantastic composition, wonderful capture......congrats on the feature.
kkat Platinum
 
kkat July 10, 2014
Superb!! Congratulations!!
terrywelling
 
terrywelling July 10, 2014
Congratz on the featured !!!
rmr731 Platinum
 
rmr731 July 11, 2014
Awesome capture! Perfect. Congrats on being featured!
Bruz Platinum
 
Bruz July 11, 2014
I have been in this cubs position. Great capture and congrats on the feature.
coastluver59
 
coastluver59 July 11, 2014
Amazing capture!
loganwilliams
 
loganwilliams July 11, 2014
Dope
KeithBannerman Ultimate
 
KeithBannerman July 12, 2014
great shot
Karine
 
Karine July 12, 2014
I guess he will never forget the lesson....
Maddak
 
Maddak July 14, 2014
Amazing shot. Great composure as well really enjoy that you can see the young cubs eye.
sofiadeleon
 
sofiadeleon July 14, 2014
wow
drconover
 
drconover July 15, 2014
Nice capture
BrianaK
 
BrianaK July 17, 2014
Absolutely stunning. One of my top favorite shots ever.
saraturner
 
saraturner July 21, 2014
Wonderful capture ! Beautiful image :)
TravelBugDove
 
TravelBugDove July 21, 2014
Awesome capture!!
some1sangel Premium
 
some1sangel July 23, 2014
awesome capture!
HappyTree
 
HappyTree July 30, 2014
Excellent timing with this..
p_eileenbaltz Platinum
 
p_eileenbaltz August 27, 2014
Congratulations! This is amazing.:)
Elledee
 
Elledee August 27, 2014
stunning!
kmiatke68 PRO+
 
kmiatke68 August 28, 2014
Stunning shot! I had a boss like that once....
ralphphillips PRO+
 
ralphphillips August 31, 2014
Absolutely LOVE this!!
shiloh1
 
shiloh1 September 01, 2014
nice picture love it
denisenewman
 
denisenewman September 05, 2014
Love this photo =D where is the 'WOW' button ...
Yasseen
 
Yasseen September 18, 2014
This is perfect!
imanpreetsingh
 
imanpreetsingh September 20, 2014
Super !! perfect timing.....
AlanJakarta
 
AlanJakarta September 23, 2014
My previous comment refers. Congratulations on being the PC Winner.
kristybrown
 
kristybrown September 30, 2014
Great picture!!
BerthaRinaM
 
BerthaRinaM November 27, 2014
Just lovely. Wondering were did you take this picture :)
Nikonover
 
Nikonover November 27, 2014
Absolute stunner,congratulations.
stevenhickman
 
stevenhickman November 29, 2014
Reminds me of being a child and getting told off by my mum lol. AMAZING CAPTURE well done
LAGIORDANO Platinum
 
LAGIORDANO December 23, 2014
Absolutely awe inspiring.
nancycarney
 
nancycarney December 29, 2014
Love wildlife photos and this one is most excellent!
gabajo
 
gabajo January 05, 2015
BRAVO! Evokes A Strong Feeling! Capturing this Moment!
Blazer13 PRO+
 
Blazer13 January 05, 2015
So beautiful. Great capture.
vasasphotography
 
vasasphotography January 06, 2015
Awesome and great capture.
petertaylorphotography
 
petertaylorphotography January 11, 2015
you can just imagine the scene----
sorry mom...
it has the same look my kids had as kids lol
shagen
 
shagen January 16, 2015
"Go to your room!"
Karlynography
 
Karlynography January 21, 2015
Outstanding! I love it and I can relate to it....on both sides of that fence! :)
wheelerdealer Platinum
 
wheelerdealer January 23, 2015
If you swat your sister in the head ONE MORE TIME, just wait til your father gets home. Love it beautiful shot. Would love to know what the kid is thinking.
dlos
 
dlos January 27, 2015
Reminds me of my son and I on any given night! Excellent moment captured!
OutOfTheWild
 
OutOfTheWild February 26, 2015
LISTEN TO ME I SAID lol... Stunning capture great job
Batesrc2 PRO+
 
Batesrc2 March 05, 2015
Cute
ThompsonsPhotography
 
ThompsonsPhotography March 05, 2015
Beautiful capture
jimhelmick
 
jimhelmick June 03, 2015
WOW, remarkable capture.
agnesspel Platinum
 
agnesspel August 02, 2015
Awesome Shot
bobrick
 
bobrick August 21, 2015
great capture.
jcday
 
jcday August 28, 2015
amazing!
NikonJB
 
NikonJB August 29, 2015
Love this! Reminds me of times when I've had to reprimand my daughter.
rinavance
 
rinavance September 05, 2015
Gosh, I know that feeling of being mom! Great phototure!
jmimages PRO+
 
jmimages September 15, 2015
What a great photo. Draws you right in!!!
Cruiser87 Premium
 
Cruiser87 April 12, 2016
Somebody is being yelled at!!! Wow!!
catherinethompson PRO+
 
catherinethompson May 04, 2016
That's a real telling off in any language. Your work is simply majestic.
HernandezJ
 
HernandezJ July 11, 2016
Excellent Picture !
Esperenza
 
Esperenza September 17, 2016
nice shot !
Carolelisephotography
 
Carolelisephotography June 24, 2018
I love this photo and it makes me feel bad for the guy getting fussed at there.
SharBear
 
SharBear June 06, 2019
A classic photo for all time. One of my favorites ever.
tysonator
 
tysonator October 21, 2019
amazing image
Horatio
 
Horatio October 31, 2019
What a superb image. I love the expressions on. both faces. Your timing was impeccable. Thank you for an outstanding wildlife photograph.
MRueffer PRO+
 
MRueffer November 01, 2019
Great shot however I did not consider this to be pets, sorry
CAphotos Platinum
 
CAphotos November 08, 2019
Shame on Viewbug for allowing entries such as this into a "PET" category. Why is that ok? It is not. Members that play by the rules are curious and angry about this. Speak up those of you who agree with me. Contests should be fair - or why bother. This photo is cute. But in a wild animal category. IS anybody awake over there in the judges box? You're going to lose people by continuing to allow this. If you're not going to pick winners fairly then don't even have a contest. The next time you have a sea creature contest I'll be posting a photo of my house.
PhotographyByColleen
 
PhotographyByColleen June 06, 2020
Would love to see this photograph in my new challenge viewbug.com/challenge/show-me-your-cats-photo-challenge-by-photographybycolleen
MrPT2U1389
 
MrPT2U1389 February 03, 2022
Absolutely beautiful picture
caitlinpenning2020
 
Amazing!
Jayfeather8
 
Jayfeather8 Feb 15
Ooo someone’s in trouble!
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Behind The Lens

Location

Calgary Zoo, Alberta, Canada.

Time

winter morning after the zoo opened, around 9:30am

Lighting

Cloudy day which is ideal for shooting through the wire fence. ISO 1600

Equipment

Canon 7D Handheld, Tamron 70-300.

Inspiration

Three young cubs were born a few months earlier, two of the cubs played for a while then got tired and wandered back to bed. This cub was just not having any past of bed, he explored everything in the compound and wanted to continue playing. Mom was okay for a while, but she started to get tired and tried to send a message that she was done playing, the cub didn't really get the hint so she had to get more serious about saying no. This photograph was captured right about the time that she let him know she was done. I think I like this picture mostly because I was in that position when I was a cub, maybe we have all been.

Editing

Lightroom 5, cropped and minor adjustments.

In my camera bag

Canon 7D, Fuji X100s, Leica Dlux-6, Canon L 70-200, Tamron 70-300, Lumu pro light meter attachment and app.

Feedback

Shooting through the fence at Zoo's can be tricky. This particular zoo has very dark black wire, that is actually better than light coloured wire which is harder to get out of the frame. Cloudy days are also better or to be in the shade, direct sun on the fence will make it lighter and is more likely to show up on the image. Watch for the animals to be far away from the fence while you are as close as possible, this will allow you to focus through the fence and make it disappear. There is no chance of getting the shot when the animals are close to the fence

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