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A Dwarf Mongoose with personality! by jozi1

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This is a dwarf mongoose(Helogale parvula) on a termite mound.They are tiny animals that rarely stay still enough to get a photo in focus.They are Africa`s smallest carnivors and prey on insects,spiders scorpions and small birds.This taken near Ulusaba,South Africa

Canon 7d and canon 500mm lens at 700mm with 1.4x extender f/10.0 1/800s iso 3200

541 views 19 favorites 17 features as of 12/013/2013

Featured in the Following Groups :

“Closeups in Nature”
“You Got I ,We Want It”
“Nature in Its Entirety-Nothing Man Made”
“Just Fun Group”
“Your Country`s Best”
“Furry Friend`s Features”
“A Place to Call Home”
“Love These Creatures”
“Our Photography & Odd One Out Group”
“Photo of the Week feature in” Afrikaans"
“Canon DSLR”
“Mother Nature`s Finest”
“300+ Go Long”
“Fauna,Flora,Landscapes and Architecture of South Africa”
“Wild Nature Photography”
“Indigenous to East and Southern Africa”"
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I am an amateur photographer and mostly photograph wildlife and have a special love for WILD big cats and birds.I am self taught and have never attended a course in photography.I exclusively photograph animals in the WILD which is always challenging! I use only canon equipment and now have 7d , t3i,and power shot 40 sx hs camera`s and use canon 28-135 mm,70-200mm f 2.8 ,100-400mm f 5.6,and 500mm f/4 lenses.

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  • Michael  Moss
    Michael Mossover 1 year ago

    Fantastic !

  • Thanks,Mike :)

    – jozi1

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallover 1 year ago

    Lunch time Tony… Great timing and wonderful capture.

  • Thanks very much my friend:)

    – jozi1

  • RobynLee
    RobynLeeover 1 year ago

    He sure does! Cute Pic:-)

  • Thanks much,Robyn:)

    – jozi1

  • Macky
    Mackyover 1 year ago

    Priceless pose with matching eye contact, congrats Tony!!

  • Thanks much my friend :)

    – jozi1

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallover 1 year ago

  • Thanks,Steve:)

    – jozi1

  • Steve Randall
    Steve Randallover 1 year ago

    Featured Monday 8 Jul 2013

    Great Work!!!

  • Many thanks,Steve for the feature:)

    – jozi1

  • steppeland
    steppelandover 1 year ago

    Aww, ‘sweet’ capture, Jozi!

  • Many thanks,steppeland:)

    – jozi1

  • Joe Jennelle
    Joe Jennelleover 1 year ago

    What detail and such a dynamic personality. Like the horizon reflected in his/her eyes. Great capture jozi1!!

  • Thanks Joe,these guys don`t stay still for a second so happy to get him in focus :)

    – jozi1

  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 1 year ago

    Natures Paintbrush Group
    Beautiful Work

  • Thanks,Ann :)

    – jozi1

  • Owed to Nature
    Owed to Natureover 1 year ago

    Great personality and photo Tony! Tough enough to catch one these little ones standing still, let alone with such a spunky expression!

  • Many thanks,Sylvia :)

    – jozi1

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