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Highland Cattle

Posted by
Ian Bramham (Manchester, United Kingdom) on 2 December 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

No this isn't Scotland! was photographed in some extremely wet and misty conditions in the Yorkshire Dales recently

NIKON D40 1/30 second F/4.2 ISO 400 42 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Elodie from PONTORSON, France

Beautiful ! Love the atmosphere and the light.

2 Dec 2009 5:50am

@Elodie: Thanks Elodie!

Didier DE ZAN from somewhere, France

Beautiful atmosphere , I like the grass texture , this mist and of course highland cattle

2 Dec 2009 6:00am

@Didier DE ZAN: Thanks Didier!

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

And that mist works really well, nice image

2 Dec 2009 6:28am

@Alun: Thanks Alun!

Marie LC from Voiron, France

misty and beautiful

2 Dec 2009 6:59am

@Marie LC: Thanks Marie!

Frida from Sweden

I really like them because their appearance. I like the mood in this image.

2 Dec 2009 8:46am

Mirko Herzner from Germany

Scotland couldn't look any better. The toning fits perfectly...

2 Dec 2009 9:07am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

I agree with other postings. This is an exceptional photo.

2 Dec 2009 9:28am

Babzy from Besançon, France

i love these cows ! beautiful shot

2 Dec 2009 12:18pm

Squarepics from Kent, United Kingdom

I shot (photographed) one these by Loch Fleet in Oct in simular conditions.Didn't manage to get the same feeling to my photo though.

2 Dec 2009 1:32pm

Grifola from Boston, United States


2 Dec 2009 4:25pm

alex centrella from California, United States

wow..tonal range is excellent !

2 Dec 2009 5:07pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Great shot, splendid light and details.

2 Dec 2009 5:50pm

Ralph Jones from Detroit, United States

I love it when you go bovine.

2 Dec 2009 7:18pm

Joao Mourao from Portugal

Peerfect black and white, It must have been dangerous to be so close to the beast. well captured

2 Dec 2009 9:49pm

Theys from Charleroi, Belgium

Beautiful atmosphere,grande noir et blanc,bravo!

2 Dec 2009 11:58pm

Foto-aksent from Binkom, Belgium

Fantastic atmoshere!

3 Dec 2009 7:22am

Luca Bobbiesi from Milano, Italy

I like the way he looks at you

3 Dec 2009 3:17pm

karoutcho from France

congratulations, cows are so difficult to shoot

15 Jan 2010 4:02pm

Chris Giovannis from Sydney, Australia

Misty and such a great atmosphere. The bull looks as calm as the light

5 Feb 2010 4:46am

1/30 second
ISO 400
42 mm (35mm equiv.)