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sukuriant


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Challenge: Hidden Gem -- 1,000th Challenge! (Advanced Editing VII*)
Camera: Canon EOS-300D Rebel
Lens: Canon EF 70-300mm f/4.0-5.6 IS USM
Location: Jensen Beach, Florida
Date: Aug 15, 2008
Aperture: f/7.1
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/250
Galleries: Animals
Date Uploaded: Mar 10, 2009

On a day of lots of fun pictures, this was one of the most fun pictures I've ever had and taken. It's not my best, or at least the one I think is the best picture my camera's ever taken... but, I was afraid to show that one.

Anywho, this squirrel was munching on a... uh... looking at the other pictures I took... I'm... not sure, I guess it was a cracker? Hope y'all enjoyed this photo as much as I have.

A different version of this picture is available: //sukuriant.deviantart.com/art/Squirrel-of-Expression-95001328

Procedure:
Crop
Sharpen
Scale
Sharpen again

As a side note: I have no idea what to name photos...

Statistics
Place: 457 out of 1129
Avg (all users): 5.7355
Avg (commenters): 6.5965
Avg (participants): 5.7033
Avg (non-participants): 5.9012
Views since voting: 625
Views during voting: 654
Votes: 499
Comments: 61
Favorites: 2 (view)


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 Comments Made During the Challenge
03/17/2009 09:11:04 PM
Great details and bokeh. I really like it!
03/17/2009 08:06:14 PM
cute :)
03/17/2009 02:37:11 PM
Cute little tree rat.... :)
Tack sharp +1
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03/17/2009 09:17:58 AM
Delightful image.
03/17/2009 02:33:31 AM
Good shot and expression. Nice detail too.
03/16/2009 10:12:49 PM
Excellent exposure! These little guys move so fast and you didn't have what looks like very much light, so congrats. This is a fun shot and the dance of greenery in the background is awesome.
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03/16/2009 03:48:24 PM
Nice capture
03/16/2009 02:46:34 PM
Nice capture seeing that they don't sit still very long.
03/16/2009 12:21:00 PM
What a great capture, that sure is some lens!
03/16/2009 03:11:26 AM
Aptly titled.
03/15/2009 09:50:12 PM
That's cute. Love the background.
03/15/2009 09:22:26 PM
And don't come back, you hear? Great detail. He/she must be hanging on with the rear feet as the fore ones are holding something.
03/15/2009 02:09:38 PM
good dof, clear shot of an not always co-operative subject
03/15/2009 11:07:09 AM
Changed my mind bumped up one point. A little fill light might have helped score even higher
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03/15/2009 10:14:18 AM
Love the pose! You caught this at the right moment.
03/15/2009 05:20:04 AM
bit more sharpness would help it
but still nice shot

;D
brano
03/15/2009 01:06:12 AM
ha! funny expression. nice background too, not too distracting
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03/15/2009 12:36:56 AM
Golly, so close and in focus. Well done, they move so fast
03/14/2009 06:59:35 PM
Great clear capture and a beautiful bokeh.
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03/14/2009 06:43:41 PM
amazing capture
03/14/2009 06:29:58 PM
Critter is nice and detail adds.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/14/2009 05:37:16 PM
what a wonderful squirrel,captured just wonderfuly
03/14/2009 06:37:12 AM
What a cutie! Wonderful closeup and a nice background.
03/14/2009 03:54:58 AM
You win best title :P Love the expression on the rodent:)
03/13/2009 09:14:36 PM
great close up of the little guy- so cute. :)
03/13/2009 08:56:15 PM
Best squirrel picture.
03/13/2009 08:08:57 PM
Very cute
03/13/2009 06:59:02 PM
Great shot. Lovely dof.
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03/13/2009 05:34:14 PM
Great close up and clarity.
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03/13/2009 05:33:28 PM
fantastic detail
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03/13/2009 02:17:12 PM
lol This cracked me up!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/13/2009 01:33:38 PM
Great detail
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03/13/2009 12:23:01 PM
:-)
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03/13/2009 10:46:50 AM
cute capture
03/13/2009 03:06:48 AM
nice get wish we had squirils here
03/13/2009 03:01:55 AM
Good close up, his expression is prefect.
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03/13/2009 12:16:21 AM
great sharp image and wonderful background - is he happy or angry???
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03/12/2009 11:32:11 PM
Nice DOF.
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03/12/2009 11:00:12 PM
I wanna hear the joke too! Very cute, nice detail on the fur, great background.
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03/12/2009 08:46:10 PM
Nice and sharp and cute subject. Well done!
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03/12/2009 07:05:38 PM
The title fits the shot! I'm very impressed with the detail.
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03/12/2009 06:54:36 PM
nice DOF, looks like he's posing for you, good detail in the fur
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03/12/2009 06:06:50 PM
Hahahaha...thank you for this laugh! 7
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03/12/2009 05:35:09 PM
Nice detail; brought a smile to my face :-)
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03/12/2009 12:46:52 PM
Cheeky squirrel!
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03/12/2009 12:26:38 PM
Wow, great DOF on this, I love the colors in the background against the browns of the wood and fur. Great textures as well.
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03/12/2009 09:23:25 AM
Little bandit, nicely done!
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03/12/2009 08:22:47 AM
Great detail and I can see a whole neighborhood in her eye. hahaha. Nice background to.
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03/12/2009 07:56:33 AM
nice tight crop, recommend a little fill flash to get even more details of the squirrel, 6
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03/11/2009 09:44:52 PM
ha, this looks exactly like another image that was submitted =) Too bad. The other one has a nut in his mouth. Yours is cool too, though. Nice closeup.
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03/11/2009 09:13:28 PM
Nice capture. Very sharp and great DOF. Nice expression on the subjects face... lol
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/11/2009 08:42:27 PM
"Is that a nut?"
"Yes, this is a nut. If you would leave me alone for a few minutes I could actually eat it."

Just found this whimsical. Nice capture.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/11/2009 05:21:05 PM
Love the animated stance, obviously telling you to back off! Wonderful detail in this closeup! 9
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03/11/2009 05:00:59 PM
:) I just know that my girlfriend is going to love this shot. She likes animals.
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/11/2009 02:52:36 PM
excellent focus and DOF. lacks a bit of contrast
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03/11/2009 01:08:42 PM
nice shot, and background is perfect.
03/11/2009 12:56:47 PM
Cute little bugger!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/11/2009 12:47:27 PM
There are few things as cute as ticks on squirrels.
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03/11/2009 11:52:08 AM
I'm guessing this will be the bestest Squirrel photo, LOL, no really love it..
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03/11/2009 10:28:17 AM
Grea moment well captured, congratulations!
  Photographer found comment helpful.
03/11/2009 09:55:35 AM
wonderful Bokeh...great focus and DOF
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