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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Patient Yearling


I am not a wildlife photographer by any stretch of the imagination. I am always so impressed with people that get amazing close up shots of wildlife from their adventures in nature, particularly action shots.

With that being said, I could not resist attempting to get a photo or two of this courageous yearling, who came out of the woods with three of his family members during a hike my son and I took along the Sandy River on Sunday. I was able to get fairly close to all 4 deer, and this one in particular was very patient with me while I snapped away.

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13 comments:

  1. What a great capture for the day, Sarah!! I wish I could do so well if I ever happen to run into one of these youngsters, but as you know, we don't see many here in Portland!! Thanks for sharing!!

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  2. Awww....how cute! Nice of him to pose for you. :)

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  3. A great photo and a cute deer.

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  4. Beautiful capture! I've seen deer that can be that patient, but not yearlings before... they do tend to be skittish.

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  5. A gorgeous photo. :-)

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  6. Wow! Camera friendly. :)
    Happy ABCW!

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  7. So sweet capture.
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  8. perfect picture !

    PhenoMenon, ABC Wednesday Team
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  9. Such a sweet shot.

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  10. This is a wonderful photo Sarah... It seems that they knew you wished them no harm.... Lovely.... Michelle

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