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    Default Muskrat

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    This image was created at Montezuma National Wildlife Refuge in Tyre, New York on 4/20/19 at 9:23AM. image processed in Lightroom and Photoshop.

    Hand held, Small crop. Image made from vehicle.

    Canon 5D MarkIV
    Sigma 150-600 Contemporary
    600mm
    ISO 3200
    f8.0
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    Hi John, haven't seen a Muskrat posted here for a very long time, so well done in capturing and posting this.

    Good detail and nice control of both the Blacks & Contrast. DoF looks about right and nice to have him/her clutching a blade of grass and eating it, having the head clear of any grass is good too.

    TFS
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    Hello John,

    Your subject is incredibly cute and it's wonderful that you managed to capture a behavioural aspect/feeding. BTW I spent the last twenty minutes or so watching videos of the species on youtube

    Well composed and I like the colours. Good choice of DoF. Well processed too, and sharp where it matters. Love those long whiskers!

    Err... I think I see your vehicle reflected in the Muskrat's eye

    I enjoyed this, thank you so much for sharing - very nice work, John!

    Kind regards,
    Gabriela Plesea

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    That is one species I have not seen and am glad you got it and posted John, good techs and details. I like the long whiskers and those claws. The feeding behaviour is cool!

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    Pretty cool John...Love the detail and the moment you captured.

    Will

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    Fantastic image John , I dont know how I missed it.

    Very nicely done.

    TFS !

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