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Panda


Panda Bears are a big draw at the San Diego Zoo, they have their own exhibit which requires only a certain amount of people in at a time. This creates a bit of a traffic jam but people are generally considerate and stick around for a reasonable amount of time to watch the Pandas.

Luckily for us we caught him when he was feeding and it was quite a treat see him interact with his food (I’m also including a small 18 second video clip of him eating his bamboo sticks :))

Here is the only head on shot I could get, since he was leaning on the rock while feeding; the closest point would be a sideway shot like the above

And here is the little 18 second video

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13 responses

  1. I love these guys. Thanks for sharing. πŸ™‚

    June 3, 2012 at 3:37 am

    • They are adorable; however they were larger than what I expected! Too bad they’re not in the wild so we can see you go undercover and shoot them πŸ™‚

      June 3, 2012 at 5:49 am

  2. etexbill

    Beautiful panda and beautiful pic.

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    June 3, 2012 at 6:05 am

  3. Cute thing! πŸ™‚

    June 3, 2012 at 6:47 am

  4. OMG too cute. Great shots.

    June 3, 2012 at 8:51 am

  5. Nice Picture. I’ve nominated your blog on The Versatile Blogger Award. More information http://doliphoto.wordpress.com/2012/06/04/thanks-dearkitty1-to-nominate-me/

    June 3, 2012 at 12:29 pm

    • Thanks a lot, I really appreciate it πŸ™‚

      June 4, 2012 at 10:31 am

      • You’re welcome πŸ™‚

        June 4, 2012 at 10:32 am

  6. Very nice shots πŸ™‚

    June 3, 2012 at 1:29 pm

  7. Aaaawwww… I love panda’s!!! Never seen them real-live… but I think they are adorable!! πŸ™‚ **

    June 3, 2012 at 10:47 pm

    • They are very peaceful but my understanding they are still dangerous in the wild

      June 4, 2012 at 10:32 am

  8. That top shot is so great! Good capture πŸ™‚

    June 4, 2012 at 4:21 pm