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Posted by
Steven (Chicagoland, United States) on 5 February 2018 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Photo captured at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Illinois on August 24, 2017.

NIKON D7000 1/350 second F/5.6 ISO 400 260 mm

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By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful portrait

5 Feb 2018 5:09am

rem_la from Villiers, France

magnifique portrait

5 Feb 2018 5:34am

Ginnie from Netherlands

That's textbook, Steven!

5 Feb 2018 6:15am

Claudine/canelle from Lorient, France

Superbe dame girafe...
Bonne journée

5 Feb 2018 6:51am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Très beau portrait, et quel bel animal.
Bonne journée Steven

5 Feb 2018 8:26am

: Helen : from is currently at home photographing in, Australia

Great POV and the colour is fabulous! Nice shot!

5 Feb 2018 8:52am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

What a sweet portrait this makes . .

5 Feb 2018 9:25am

Evelyne Dubos from Burkina Faso

beautiful portrait, perfect on the vivid green bokeh.

5 Feb 2018 10:04am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Magnifique portrait !!!

5 Feb 2018 11:51am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


5 Feb 2018 11:56am

Marité from France

La girafe et ses magnifiques yeux au "rimmel" :-)
Bonne journée.

5 Feb 2018 11:58am

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Wonderful tight framing and focus for this unique and beautiful Earthling.

5 Feb 2018 2:07pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful clarity and elegant pose.

5 Feb 2018 2:08pm

Marc from Granby, Canada

Gracieuse et timide beau portrait.

5 Feb 2018 2:21pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

The giraffe is one of the coolest animals. Great shot.

5 Feb 2018 3:11pm

Devi from Chennai, India

a brilliant crisp shot !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

5 Feb 2018 3:19pm

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is somehow very sympathetic animal

5 Feb 2018 3:55pm

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Very nice portrait !

5 Feb 2018 4:16pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle tête et portrait quelle attitude fantastique vue
Un grand merci et belle soirée

5 Feb 2018 4:18pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A brilliant portrait of this handsome giraffe.

5 Feb 2018 5:22pm

Behnaz Assadi from karaj, Iran


5 Feb 2018 5:50pm

willy from Belgium

superbe portrait de ce bel animal Steven


5 Feb 2018 6:29pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

My you must be tall to get this giraffe's eye view :) Excellent shot

5 Feb 2018 7:06pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Wow! Perfect shot!
Brilliant portrait!

5 Feb 2018 8:05pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

That beauty! A perfect image! 5*****

5 Feb 2018 8:51pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A gorgeous portrait! Beautiful color and detail. They are such peaceful creatures. 5*

5 Feb 2018 9:28pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

I feel like it is going to wink at us.

6 Feb 2018 12:49am

sherri from Arkansas, United States

it's beautiful

exceptional portrait

6 Feb 2018 1:52am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

sweet portrait, and I wonder how you got an eye-to-eye level shot.

6 Feb 2018 2:50am

London Caller from United Kingdom

A little bit shy? ;)

6 Feb 2018 12:04pm

omid from mashhad, Iran


6 Feb 2018 12:20pm

Remus from Portugal

Giraffes are a prodigy of nature. It's amazing how they manage to live with such a long neck without breaking it.
Great photo.
Perfect level of detail and sharpness.

6 Feb 2018 5:38pm

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