Photo Of The Day #72

Before I tell you that today it’s Pedro Hamers’ Birthday I show you a recent image taken by him.

Click on the image for a larger version

Patient as we are we were on the (photo)hunt for the six week old wolf cubs at our local zoo. As you can see they were very busy. Pedro managed to get this shot were one of the cubs is playing tug of war with it’s mother and half a rat.

This little rocker really wouldn’t let go of what he considered his meal for the day.

Of course we took a lot of cute images of the cubs but I won’t bother you with showing to much of them. There are plenty images of the week to come, anyway.

Did I by the way tell you that today is Pedro’s Birthday? Click on the image above for a higher quality version and leave a comment for him in the comment section here or over at Flickr.

Here are some technical data of this shot for you:

Camera: Nikon D7000
Lens: Sigma 70-200 2.8
Shutter Speed: 1/250 of a second
Aperture: f4.0
Focal Length: 135mm
ISO Speed: 100

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