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Hanging Around

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 30 April 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A different squirrel who stayed above the action

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Super cet écureuil sur ce tronc avec le petit rond mervielleux comme il est chou

30 Apr 2013 5:21am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Cute animal.

30 Apr 2013 5:47am

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

He's probably thinking "there goes the neighbourhood!"

30 Apr 2013 6:13am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautifully captured Steve

30 Apr 2013 6:45am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful bokeh. Have a nice day.

30 Apr 2013 6:53am

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice & amzing!!!!
so beautiful focus, colors, lights & bokeh!
Amazing & lovely!

30 Apr 2013 7:00am

Marie-Line from Lille, France


30 Apr 2013 8:33am

julie from Aregno, France

:)) Pour moi c'est la plus belle de la série ! 5* Bravo Steve pour ce moment de bonheur ! Passes une agréable journée.

30 Apr 2013 8:41am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Great capture, love the bokeh !

30 Apr 2013 8:46am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Good PoV and light

30 Apr 2013 8:47am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb capture . He is at the window looking what happen !

30 Apr 2013 9:07am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

It might be the...Father? Standing guard above? Good capture of the body motion!

30 Apr 2013 9:22am

PATRICK from miramas, France

magnific 5*****

30 Apr 2013 9:31am

Sam from Chennai, India

So cute. Great capture. :)

30 Apr 2013 9:36am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Kawaii, don't see them here on Okinawa we do have the mongoose though; only ones I ever see are road kill:(

30 Apr 2013 9:57am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

Ha ha - you got some really great squirrel shots, Steve. I love this one too! :-)

30 Apr 2013 11:12am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Excellent DOF, great framing

30 Apr 2013 11:27am

Devi from Chennai, India

Brilliant capture Steve:-)))

30 Apr 2013 11:28am

Navin Harish from Noida, India

Wow! Amazing shot

30 Apr 2013 11:56am

Longroute from Cagliari, Italy

So the rogue is looking at you, eh? (:-)
Well composed and captured. I like the contrast of the two different halves bright/dark.

30 Apr 2013 1:34pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

The lookout has you spotted! Nicely captured Steve! ;-)

30 Apr 2013 1:34pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Sehr gut, auch mit dem Hintergrund.

30 Apr 2013 1:43pm

Shar from Pilot Butte near Regina, SK, Canada

Nice use of DOF!!!

30 Apr 2013 3:05pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

You must have sure ruffled some feathers, he looks like he never seen such
a commotion before, a beautiful capture, love the squirrels.

30 Apr 2013 3:11pm

Slackwater - Don from Spokane, United States

Perhaps this one is smarter than the others. Fine in-the-tree shot.

30 Apr 2013 3:18pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Very cool pose. I like the framing too.

30 Apr 2013 3:19pm

Basile Pesso from Barcelona, Spain

Excellent framing, capture and bokeh.

30 Apr 2013 3:43pm

Helys from Paris, France

Really lovely
Amazing portrait
Great expression on the tiny face, colors, angle, lighting, DOF

30 Apr 2013 4:20pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Encore une splendeur une merveille quel écureuil superbe.

30 Apr 2013 4:30pm

Kiki from Ambert, Auvergne, France

A very favorite for this 3rd portrait in front of your bright bokeh. I believe that you discovered here the hiding place where he comes to pile up his treasures and his expression is very talking :)

30 Apr 2013 5:33pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful capture and excellent DOF !!! I like the background colors ...

30 Apr 2013 5:34pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

il te regarde, attention ce n'est qu'un rat à grosse queue... comme cela peut faire une différence et rendre beau...:-))

30 Apr 2013 5:38pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Oh wow!!! Incredible details and colors that you've captured here!! And the bokeh effect in the background is absolutely beautiful!

30 Apr 2013 6:27pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful focus

30 Apr 2013 6:37pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Nice shot of this cute critter.

30 Apr 2013 7:29pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Awesome capture ... cute squirrel and beautiful setting!

30 Apr 2013 7:40pm

Veronique from France-and-, Switzerland

Lovely framing ! original position.

30 Apr 2013 8:00pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

He's looking vigilant... I like the green tones...

30 Apr 2013 9:01pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

he knows that you are there. happy st

30 Apr 2013 10:30pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

This one was probably elected to be the sentry that day. Great close-in of him on duty.

1 May 2013 12:18am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

He had a good observation post. Maybe a relative?

1 May 2013 1:16am

Abena from Illinois, United States

Ah, that's awesome ! I love the focus, the color, the movement here and the fact that I love them adds to it. Lovely !

1 May 2013 2:03am

Anina Botes from Auckland, New Zealand

This so cute! I love the DOF and how it stand out against the background.

1 May 2013 7:15am

L'angevine from Angers, France

oh de mieux en mieux sa position

1 May 2013 7:42am

Diana from Olympia, United States

They are cute little pests

1 May 2013 9:17pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

que bonita que esta nuestra amiga . es hermosa !!!! jamas vi una de verdad . aquí no es común las ardillas . un beso grande Alejandra

2 May 2013 1:21am

franz from Baden, Austria

excellent capture of this squirrel surveying the land from its perch ...
excellent light management everywhere !

2 May 2013 10:08am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

cute attitude ! beautiful capture, nice DOF with a beautiful light and bokeh !

2 May 2013 3:32pm

Nance E from Cary, United States

I just love everything here---POV, softness of the background and how you captured the squirrel's curious look.

3 May 2013 1:57am

janina from Australia

A magical it!

15 May 2013 11:36am