BrianpSlade
BrianpSlade

Foxy Lady



This beautiful Vixen was captured while visiting a small hide in the new forest. If you look closely you can actually see mud on the nose tip....
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This beautiful Vixen was captured while visiting a small hide in the new forest. If you look closely you can actually see mud on the nose tip.
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Dezi PRO+
 
Dezi November 09, 2012
A wonderful shot of such a beautiful animal! Lovely DOF and colour. Very cute too with the mud on the tip of her nose :)
PINKY123
 
PINKY123 November 09, 2012
what a great looking animals these are it a shame that man want to wipe them off the face of the earth...!!! fantastic photo.well done
JeffreyA PRO
 
JeffreyA November 09, 2012
awesome
cevert
 
cevert November 20, 2012
Beautiful! Great capture :)
parthachatterjee
 
parthachatterjee November 20, 2012
Superb shot
nicolinamessecola
 
nicolinamessecola November 20, 2012
I love foxes! this is beautiful! sooo cute!!
carol_bradshaw_4069
 
carol_bradshaw_4069 November 21, 2012
Beautiful Capture!!
fernandoamato
 
fernandoamato November 21, 2012
Great capture
debcoimages PRO+
 
debcoimages January 12, 2013
Fabulous shot of a magnificant animal.
photosue50
 
photosue50 March 29, 2013
So beautiful!!
brandinichols
 
brandinichols April 15, 2013
Very nice!
PhotoDali
 
PhotoDali April 19, 2013
... excellent! :)
Shebeme2
 
Shebeme2 April 28, 2013
really nicely done!
Tim_Haynes
 
Tim_Haynes July 16, 2013
Outstanding work!
Flosno
 
Flosno December 06, 2013
Very "Foxy" shot....love it....voted
DaveMount Premium
 
DaveMount January 30, 2014
fabulous shot
rmr731 PRO+
 
rmr731 January 31, 2014
Great capture Brian! They are so sly (ha ha) and hard to capture! Congrats!
Bannekh
 
Bannekh January 31, 2014
Nice shot
BrianBasson PRO+
 
BrianBasson February 01, 2014
An excellent shot and congrats with your Staff Favourite Award. Brian
lindywalker
 
lindywalker February 01, 2014
Nicely done!! Congrats on your award!! :)
hwishnick PRO+
 
hwishnick February 28, 2014
Beautiful portrait. Congratulations on the award.
KatieMcKinneyPhotography PRO+
 
KatieMcKinneyPhotography February 16, 2015
Awesome capture!
kristyp
 
kristyp July 08, 2015
Beautiful!
justkim1106 PRO+
 
justkim1106 June 02, 2016
Wonderful capture
ChrisHPhotos
 
ChrisHPhotos July 15, 2016
Great image, beautiful light and composure.
PTG1488
 
PTG1488 July 17, 2016
Very interesting ..I like the shot...Write a comment
harryenderby
 
harryenderby April 10, 2017
Brilliant photos

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Behind The Lens

Location
The image was shot in a very small hide tucked away in a friends back garden.
Time
The shot was taken at around 13:30.
Lighting
Despite freezing conditions the light from the afternoon sun was rather pleasant.
Equipment
Canon 5D Mk2 with a Tamron 70 - 300mm (Hand held)
Inspiration
I basically got an invite from a friend who lives in the New Forest who (at the time) was getting frequent visits to his garden of the little Vixen in question. It was an offer that I could simply not refuse.
Editing
Apart from a little saturation and clarity added to the piece this image is more or less straight off the camera.
In my camera bag
Canon 5D MK2 - Tamron 70-300mm - Sigma 105mm 2.8 - Canon 24-105mm -Sigma 150 - 600mm - Various Filters - Rogue Flashbenders - Sekonic Light Meter - x2 Canon Speedlites - Pocket Wizard Mini TT1 & Flex TT5 - Various Memory Cards - Camera User Manuel (never leave home without it) - Cleaning Cloth x4 - Sensor cleaning kit - Various AA Batteries - Spare Camera Battery - Lens Cleaning Pens - Rocket Blow Duster -
Feedback
To be a very patience person is always a big help in any type of wildlife photography. Homework!!....Find out as much information as possible in your quest....Local knowledge from people, friends and the like and don't forget the WWW. as there's a wealth of knowledge these days on the net which can be so helpful. Learn as much as possible about what type of Animal you wish to shoot in reference to it's behaviour..Learn your Camera settings.

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