hiding .....

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 13 August 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Oscar likes to search out protected places among the plants in my sister's garden.....

NIKON D90 1/125 second F/5.6 ISO 200 187 mm (35mm equiv.)

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13 Aug 2009 5:09am

Anina from Auckland, New Zealand

Lovely shot Dulcie!
Who was he hiding from?... the paparazzi maybe?... :)
B&W was a good choice

13 Aug 2009 5:50am

@Anina: Thanks for commenting. This one made me chuckle. :-)

Tony from Shanghai, China

great shot love the light

13 Aug 2009 6:06am

@Tony: Thanks for viewing AND commenting. I just visited your blog. I'm enjoying your interesting portfolio-distinctly your own.

Bill Jennings from (Bay Area Northern Calif), United States

Wow, B&W really shows how this feline can hide : a great shot. Well done.

13 Aug 2009 6:33am

amirreza from tehran, Iran

the hidden hunter
well done

13 Aug 2009 6:37am

rem_la from villiers, France

il a les yeux qui petille de malice !

13 Aug 2009 6:38am

k@ from Paris, France

A beautiful B&W !

13 Aug 2009 7:58am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

another cute and wild animal by you ;-)) beautiful compo and BW !

13 Aug 2009 8:08am

BonAngle from Paris, France

Silence please : "currently in hunt"

13 Aug 2009 8:46am

eva from Rouen, France

lovely shot...

13 Aug 2009 9:09am

Marie-Hélène Ammor from Casablanca/Paris, Morocco

A wonderful shot , very beautiful in b&w !

13 Aug 2009 9:23am

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

Oscar is very handsome! You did good in choosing b & w here - very nice.

13 Aug 2009 9:32am

zOOm from Paris, France

A lovely one ! Hunting and chasing birds I suppose. Great mono.

13 Aug 2009 9:44am

manel from Girona, Spain

Hola Dulcie!. Me gusta la foto y además que sea en B&W. pero las ramas y hojas hacen distraer respecto al
punto de interés, que es el gato. Logicamento solo es mi punto de vista.

13 Aug 2009 10:43am

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

This cat is well hidden in the foliage...cool shot and I like the detail of the whiskers :)

13 Aug 2009 12:54pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

fine composition, and Oscar is a beautifull cat

13 Aug 2009 1:14pm

LESLIE from norwich, United Kingdom

Beautiful shot of Oscar, love the B & W processing

13 Aug 2009 1:36pm

ninni from Belo Horizonte, Brazil

A small bird in sight perhaps...Great capture!

13 Aug 2009 3:19pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Hilarious capture . Love it !

13 Aug 2009 3:36pm

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

Oscar on its stroll, nicely framed by the leaves... this is a lovely b/w picture, Dulcie, captured with wonderful light!

13 Aug 2009 3:38pm

Irene from Les Coteaux, France

Very lovely and nice B&W !

13 Aug 2009 4:03pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

great regard and great sweetness !!
five stars !
kisses !

13 Aug 2009 4:33pm

Dawn from Maryland, United States

What a great shot!! He does look like he is protective!! Adorable shot!

13 Aug 2009 5:10pm

Yildiz from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Lovely and sweet!

13 Aug 2009 5:12pm

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

I didn't know it was cat Thursday : ] best...jerry

13 Aug 2009 6:08pm

@ordinaryimages: Stick with us, kid, and we'll show you the ropes! ;-)

Chris Parr from Jefferson City, United States

He looks like a jungle cat at heart. Nice capture!

13 Aug 2009 8:36pm

Lucca from Cologne, Germany

This is what cats like to do: hide. Nice one!

13 Aug 2009 8:41pm

Vachel from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

fantastic shot in B&W and nice composition...

13 Aug 2009 9:56pm

Richard Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

Love your angle here, great shot, and terrific exposure

13 Aug 2009 11:26pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Nice b & w. Cute kitty too. I also like the low angle instead of towering over the cat.

14 Aug 2009 12:41am

lucid from Toronto, Canada

I like the interesting curved line of the cat's neck next to the seemingly curled branches. Almost symmetrical. Great work!

14 Aug 2009 4:32am

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Sweet. Very cute.

14 Aug 2009 3:10pm

grant from kansas city, United States

very stealthy kitty, and a fine shot.

15 Aug 2009 4:24pm

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

Beautiful portrait.... beautiful cat! Nice work :)

25 Aug 2009 4:25pm

Jane Forrest from United States

His expression seems to be predatory.

8 Sep 2009 2:11am

1/125 second
ISO 200
187 mm (35mm equiv.)