Wapitis Elk, Park Oméga, Montebello, Québèc, Canada, December 29, 2012

Nikon D90-Nikkor 18-105mm lens, f/7.1, exposure time 1/800 sec,
ISO – 200, focal length 62mm, max aper 4.3, Spot metering, no flash


elk, wildlife


  • John44
    John44over 1 year ago

    Fantastic Loraine..
    Wel focused and pin sharp….and the snow
    adds so much to the scene
    FAV :-)x

  • Thank you so much John…for such great words and comments..!!!
    It was taken from inside my brother’s vehicle through his open window
    I had to zoom in on him so I did not anything but the elk and scene!!!

    – Poete100

  • LjMaxx
    LjMaxxover 1 year ago

    Yes … this is a real beauty. What a gorgeous Elk. I too like the way the shape of the snow works on the framing here. Really nice!

  • Thank you so much!!!!

    – Poete100

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 1 year ago

    January 3rd
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  • Thank you so much Mary!!!!

    – Poete100

  • Susie Peek
    Susie Peekover 1 year ago

    What a beauty ~ terrific capture Lorraine :)

  • Thank you so much Susie!!!!

    – Poete100

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsover 1 year ago

    What a beautiful capture this is. Love his rich colour against the winter landscape

  • Thanks so much Karen!!!!

    – Poete100

  • Thomas Eggert
    Thomas Eggertover 1 year ago

    WOW you even get the wildlife to stop and pose for you>>>>>>

    Beautiful image Lorraine…The Elk just comes alive in this work….

  • Yeah! I’m pretty good with them posing for me!!! lol…Thanks so much Thomas!!!

    – Poete100

  • Albert
    Albertover 1 year ago

    Beautiful shot!!!

  • Thank you Albert!!!

    – Poete100

  • seeya
    seeyaover 1 year ago

    Wonderful capture, Lorraine. He is magnificent. Great dof and lovely work with the snow:) Sandy.

  • Thank you so much Sandy…very nice comments!!!!

    – Poete100

  • Jack Ryan
    Jack Ryanover 1 year ago

    Outstanding image…love it. So very well done.

  • Thank you Jack!!!! so much!

    – Poete100

  • Owed to Nature
    Owed to Natureover 1 year ago

    This guy not only has the stance but that look just drips with attitude! Nice portrait Lorraine!

  • Lol…yeah! He had that attitude like ….look at me I’m great!!!! I took three shot of him and they’re all poses…love the stance!!! Thanks my friend!!!

    – Poete100

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