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A sea-lion playing up to the camera at Bristol Zoo. A brilliant place for the photographer.

Nikon D300 – Sigma 105mm DG Macro

Featured in the Images of Endearment group JUNE 2011.
Featured in the Closeups in Nature group JUNE 2011.
Featured in the High Qluality Images group JUNE 2011.


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I originate from Lancashire but now I am based in Blaenavon, South Wales. I am an Aerospace technician and amateur photographer which takes me all over the UK.

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  • Jeff  Burns
    Jeff Burnsalmost 4 years ago

    stunning shot love that detail WOW

  • Thanks Jeff

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Ginny York
    Ginny Yorkalmost 4 years ago

    Excellent capture Steve. Great detail and DOF. Great expression too.

  • Thanks Ginny

    – Steve Liptrot

  • David Davies
    David Daviesalmost 4 years ago

    And a damn good side it is! Excellent, Steve!

  • Cheers David

    – Steve Liptrot

  • David Lewins
    David Lewinsalmost 4 years ago

    Wonderful sharp detail and a superb portrait.

  • Thanks David

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Rebecca Morrison
    Rebecca Morrisonalmost 4 years ago

    He’s adorable and posing just for you it seems. Great shot!

  • Thanks Rebecca. I find if you watch animals or even birds long enough they always do something funny/cute/odd!

    – Steve Liptrot

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47almost 4 years ago

    He reminds me of some actor, but I can’t think of which one…. It’ll come to me. NOT The Great Profile, John Barrymore. Terrific shot, Steve.

  • lol. Thanks Shelia

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkeover 3 years ago

  • Thanks Ray

    – Steve Liptrot

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppover 3 years ago

    Awesome detail Steve


  • Thank you Larry

    – Steve Liptrot

  • lcretyi
    lcretyiover 3 years ago

  • Many thanks Laura

    – Steve Liptrot

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 3 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful feature, lovely work.

  • Thanks Andrea

    – Steve Liptrot

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