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Giraffes at the Zoo
Lens: Sigma 50-500mm Camera: K-5 Photo Location: Greenville, SC 
Posted By: GvilleRick, 10-27-2012, 10:55 AM

Took a trip this morning to the zoo to see a baby giraffe after having watched the birth Monday night on the Earthcam network. The father, Walter, was out when I arrived. All shots with the K5 and Bigma lens (some with a Tamron 1.4 TC as well.)

Closeup of Walter.


Mother (Autumn) and son (Kiko) appear.


Love the ears


Mother and Child


The whole family.

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love that close up of the baby and a very touching photo of Mom and baby in #4. Thanks for taking us with you. Bob
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love the mother and child capture... transcends species... timeless... dave m
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Thanks. It was fun watching. I only stayed about 15 minutes because of the crowd. I have more shots at the links.

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Love mother and child. Who can resist those eyes and those faces. Beautiful animals and well-captured. TFS them.
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