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Camouflaged in the dry grass of autumn, a coyote searches for prey in Gibbon Meadow, Yellowstone National Park. Taken with a Nikon D700, ISO 200, f/16, 1/500 sec, Nikon 200-400mm @ 400mm.
· Date: Tue 11-August-2009 · Views: 19144 · Filesize: 208.4KB, 1091.9KB · Dimensions: 1024 x 683 ·
Rating: ********** 9.57
Keywords: coyote, wildlife, canine, yellowstone, contest, predator, camouflage, wayazo
Additional Categories: Wildlife Photography, The Best of Nikonians - 2009 The Finalists
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Location: Albuquerque NM US
Posts: 30
Tue 11-August-2009 07:47

Very nice color and focus. Surprised you spotted it due to being so well camouflaged.
Location: Miramar FL US
Posts: 9
Sun 16-August-2009 11:21 Rating: 10 

Wow, great shot! love how the coyote blends with the rest of the image. Congratulations!

Location: Floral Park NY US
Posts: 410
Mon 28-September-2009 10:02 Rating: 10 

Classic. How about the eye color? Doesn't get better than that. Nice job.

Location: Breckenridge CO US
Posts: 7
Mon 28-September-2009 10:26 Rating: 10 

Incredible shot. I would have guessed f/11.

Location: Langdon AB CA
Posts: 1
Mon 28-September-2009 11:51 Rating: 10 

Love the composition, depth of field and the texture...on the mark!