On October 4th, we celebrated WORLD ANIMAL DAY and Madeleine got off to an early start to capture her images. So early in fact, she caught this koala napping in the treetops, making it an easy subject to shoot.
ffwad15-mp1.DO NOT DISTURB. If you do, you will hear me grunt for the rest of the day. This image, one of the two similar submitted by Madeleine is great, just like the second. Which do you prefer?
World Animal Day
These images show the dark side, with the other a lighter look at the subject. The close up does just that and brings the detail to the fore, particularly evident in the fur and even the branch bringing out the wood veins and texture.
ffwad15-mp2.An ACE SHOT in comparison to the first, getting closer to the subject and using light to the maximum to highlight the subject. Also a slight movement in position by the photographer and positioning of the camera shows more of the koalas face. Good detail captured.
REGISTER FOR A ZOO CAMERA CHALLENGE BEFORE IN NOVEMBER & JOIN IN THE FOTO FUN. focusfor on Sunday will bring another Salute to The Lighthouses as made by Stacey of Portland, and next Wednesday we’ll introduce you the to the search for the Rockley ROSE Of Rhapsody.