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2-day old gray seal pup

 
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Feb 13, 2011 16:47 |  #1

Taken in a rehabilitation enclosure in a local wildlife hospital. They are born with this fuzzy coat, which they lose after a few weeks. Seals have the doe-eyed look that makes you want to cuddle with them. But they have a nasty temperament. Their nearest land-relative is believed to be the bear and they have a mouthful of teeth to attest to that.

40D, EF70-200mm f/2.8L IS USM, ISO 320, 580-ex-II, f/11. These fellows have elongated faces. So you need lots of depth of field to get the eyes without putting the nose way out of focus.


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Feb 13, 2011 20:27 |  #2

That's awesome looking!

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