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Alpha Male - 3 of 3
Mar 2010 Fred Schaad

Alpha Male - 3 of 3

Kananaskis, Alberta

The alpha male has decided to charge me and was rapidly closing the distance.
I did not move, not right away. I wanted to get a couple more shots.
Then I hurriedly moved away and scampered to the safety of my car.

Canon EOS-1D Mark III ,Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM ,Digital
1/3200s, f/4.0, ISO 800, 280mm full exif

other sizes: small medium original
Ron19-Feb-2011 21:39
Superb, this shot should be enlarged and put on display. He looks like you could reach out and touch him. Thank you for sharing.
Light_Works16-Nov-2010 20:36
Nice action shot! V.
Ashley Hockenberry16-Nov-2010 14:32
AWESOME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
marie-jose wolff24-Mar-2010 20:33
great capture!
those huge horns...V
Tomasz Dziubinski - Photography24-Mar-2010 18:14
Superb shot, it looks that he was quite serious, Vote :)
fdt24-Mar-2010 16:25
Great catch. f
Jola Dziubinska24-Mar-2010 10:24
Fantastic shot, Fred, great details and camouflage tones. Lucky you and I'm glad you can ran quick enough, ufff.
ilan shtinberg24-Mar-2010 09:59
lucky you!great sharpness.v
lou_rozensteins24-Mar-2010 09:19
I would get out of his way smartly too. Those are huge horns. A great shot with excellent details, and I can see that he is really eyeing you off. Well done.
Gérard Koehl24-Mar-2010 09:18
Superbe capture... V