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Start of the Charge...
19-MAR-2005 CJ Max

Start of the Charge...

Texas

Meet a 600+ pound Siberian Tiger named "Rocky".

I was shooting through a 6"x6" welded wire mesh so I had plenty of room to insert the camera lens and steady it on the wire. Of course if my camera lens can get through the mesh, Rocky can also get his paw through...and he did. This was the start of his charge. I took this one image and didn't wait around for him to arrive where I had been.

Sigma SD10 ,Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 EX APO IF
1/200s f/8.0 at 135.0mm iso100 with Flash full exif

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The Feminine Perspective06-May-2006 13:49
This is my favourite shot, the look is so intense and the Tiger is absolutely gorgeous. Thanks ~ Clare