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Offline hunting4sanity

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #15 on: December 02, 2017, 06:40:03 PM »
Bone, I'll take your rejects any day. I need to get out with my camera sometime soon for critters and I'd be thrilled with a photo like that. Thanks for sharing your talent with us.
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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #16 on: December 02, 2017, 06:58:57 PM »
I didn`t notice any rocks until I read your post...

Me too. What a heck of a deer. Nice shot!

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #17 on: December 02, 2017, 07:14:37 PM »
I'm drooling over that buck!   :drool:

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #18 on: December 02, 2017, 07:16:01 PM »
like the double hooked eyeguard

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #19 on: December 04, 2017, 11:10:58 AM »
 :tup:
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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #20 on: January 18, 2018, 11:37:59 AM »
What a wonderful picture!! Outstanding!
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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #21 on: January 18, 2018, 12:20:13 PM »
I agree, the blurry rock doesn't look good. It takes up about 40% of the picture.

Besides the deer I love the colors of the rock he's standing behind as well as the color of the sky. What time of day?

 And I'm always a sucker for any shot with sagebrush in it

I agree. If the rocks were sharp it would have worked. depth of field. This is always the choice in this kind of thing. EXCELLENT deer though.

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #22 on: January 18, 2018, 12:25:06 PM »
love the crab claw brow tine

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #23 on: January 18, 2018, 01:13:05 PM »
Hog alert! Crazy he didn’t make the cut
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Re: Calendar Reject(buck is dead)
« Reply #24 on: January 29, 2018, 09:28:03 AM »
Just found out he died of natural causes.    Dang I was really looking forward to seeing what his antlers would do.

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #25 on: January 29, 2018, 09:34:32 AM »
What rock?  :yike:

 :yeah: Exactly where I was going.  :yike:
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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #26 on: January 29, 2018, 09:35:00 AM »
Here is another picture of the same buck by Dennis Kirkland.
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Re: Calendar Reject (buck is dead)
« Reply #27 on: January 29, 2018, 09:35:02 AM »
That's unfortunate

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Re: Calendar Reject (buck is dead)
« Reply #28 on: January 29, 2018, 09:39:55 AM »
How’d you like to find that shed head.   They let him keep it as well.

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Re: Calendar Reject
« Reply #29 on: January 29, 2018, 09:41:48 AM »
Here is another picture of the same buck by Dennis Kirkland.

I was with him when he took that photo.  I took Dennis and two other great photographers to him that evening.  Fun evening!