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A Bighorn Sheep Ram curls his top lip to take in any scents that might may be lingering.
Bighorn Sheep are a species of sheep in North America named for its large horns. The ram’s horns can weigh up to 14 kg ( 30lbs), while the sheep itself may weigh up to 140 kg (300 lbs).
Taken on Feb 9/11 at 12:14pm in Yellowstone National Park in the Lamar Valley area, US.
Camera, Canon 7D
Lens, Canon EF 100-400 L IS USM lens
Tripod, Manfrotto, including RC2498 Ball head
Taken at 1/640’s at f/10, – 2/3 Ev, at 180mm, iso 250, man white bal.