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Mid Morning Repose

Posted by
Dornbrau (Colorado Springs, United States) on 13 April 2007 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A bull elk rests after a long morning of bugling and sparring with other bulls. Apparently he was victorious as a dozen or so cow elk grazed contently nearby.

* Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

NIKON D70 1/250 second F/10.0 127 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Jody "Dornbrau" Navakuku

Art Monkey from Salt Spring Island, Canada

very nice - so regal

13 Apr 2007 5:01am

Titto from chennai, India

Hey nice photo from a national park

13 Apr 2007 6:22am

Rui Borges from Sintra, Portugal

Another one...
I wouldn't be surprised if you come up with a dinosaur photo... ;-)

13 Apr 2007 8:32am

Balpa from Ravenna, Italy


13 Apr 2007 12:12pm

Catalin from Bucharest, Romania

It's nice to see such beauty. Cool pic!

13 Apr 2007 2:48pm

JosefQ from Quebec City, Canada

Nicely done once again :)

13 Apr 2007 6:14pm

Jen from Jessup, United States

Wow, looks like is definitely King Elk!!
Great colors and composition!

13 Apr 2007 8:23pm

Ed Simons from Cambridge, United Kingdom

Magnificient creature. Not many of those were I come from. Well shot.

15 Apr 2007 6:54pm

Anup P from Bangalore, India

Beautiful shot. Nice framing

18 Apr 2007 4:26am from Olivos, Vicente Pelotes, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Wonderful colors & composition! ;-)

26 Apr 2007 11:35am

1/250 second
127 mm (35mm equiv.)