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Photo of the Day ~ Animals & Wildlife Category ~ May 11, 2008

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River Otter With A Little Food
by Alan Estep (ClickinAL) 
Camera:
Canon EOS 40-D
Location:
Seattle, Washington
 
United States of America

Photographer Notes:
I waited and watched this time for about 2 hours before I managed to capture this pregnant female river otter coming ashore and heading for her den with a partially eaten fish that she had been munching on, while waiting for me to go away.


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Dave Longfellow commented on May 11, 2008 09:16:
Your patience paid off with an outstanding picture.
Joyce Webley commented on May 11, 2008 10:40:
Wow, the waiting certainly was worth it! Great action shot. She does look a little irritated! Congratulations, Alan!
Linn Smith commented on May 11, 2008 13:40:
A super image with strong action well worth the extra time and effort...congratulations on an excellent find and win!
Patrice Cigallio Wesa commented on May 11, 2008 17:56:
Wow...two hours of waiting proved to result in a terrific action packed image of this otter so full of detail and interest. Congrats on an excellent POTD today, Alan!
Alan Estep commented on May 11, 2008 21:19:
Thank you all very much for the nice comments and thank you very much PV for the POTD win!
Suzanne Buckles commented on May 11, 2008 21:55:
Superb!! I am so glad you had the patience to out wait the otter. This is such a wonderful capture and I really like the action in the shot as well. Can't keep my eyes off of it!!
Robin-Lee Vieira commented on May 11, 2008 22:49:
Excellent capture Alan! Super action shot, and wonderful expression in this one! Love the look of determination and purpose on her face! Well done!!! Congratulations!


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