It looks like the majority of the shedding for the mountain goats is complete – just after a big snow up high. It won’t be long now until winter returns to the high country.
That white spot you can see in his eye is a mound of snow. In the full frame version, viewed at pixel level, you can see the entire scene reflected in his eye!
Mt Evans Wilderness Area
Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus)
Mt Evans, CO
Sigma 300mm f/2.8
Giottos Tripod & ballhead
ISO200, 1/3200sec, f/4.5
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