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telyt

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« on: July 13, 2014, 08:22:26 pm »

A Black-tailed Hare (a.k.a. Jackrabbit) in Yolo County California this morning

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« Reply #1 on: July 13, 2014, 09:51:45 pm »

Amazing - talk about being "all ears"! Great shot.
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Re: Ears
« Reply #2 on: July 13, 2014, 10:41:59 pm »

Wow.

Well done.

Are those to control body temp?

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« Reply #3 on: July 14, 2014, 12:38:58 am »

Wow.

Well done.

Are those to control body temp?

The big ears are a very large part of their temperature regulation system.  Thanks for looking and for your comments.
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Re: Ears
« Reply #4 on: July 14, 2014, 04:01:54 am »

What a fantastic photo.

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« Reply #5 on: July 14, 2014, 09:10:09 am »

+1 I love it. Great expression on that rabbit.
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« Reply #6 on: July 14, 2014, 02:55:09 pm »

Really good. Not just the ears, amazing though they are, but the expression too. Well done!

Jeremy
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« Reply #7 on: July 14, 2014, 03:47:16 pm »

Really good. Not just the ears, amazing though they are, but the expression too. Well done!

Jeremy
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Re: Ears
« Reply #8 on: July 15, 2014, 03:33:24 am »

Possibly a little more contrast in the bottom half of the image? Overall a winner. :)

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« Reply #9 on: July 15, 2014, 03:44:15 am »

Awesome  - Love the shot !
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Re: Ears
« Reply #10 on: July 15, 2014, 05:50:28 am »

What a fantastic photo.

+1  Not only a fantastic photo but an illustration of two important adaptations that help prey species avoid predators, namely excellent hearing and peripheral vision.
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Re: Ears
« Reply #11 on: July 15, 2014, 09:16:18 am »

Beyond the ears, look at the eyelashes and whiskers: nice!
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