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Hula the baby hippo :)
Whipsnade Zoo

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Egil21 Featured By Owner Oct 4, 2012
:iconsmallwaveplz:Hello!

This work is featured on
The Under-appreciated of September 2012 - part 1


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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Oct 6, 2012   Photographer
Aw, thank you very much!:D
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sparrowsong83 Featured By Owner Sep 23, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Aww! Such a cute little baby!
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012   Photographer
Not so little though! :)
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Chikrata Featured By Owner Sep 21, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Love the texture in this one. You really can see the detain of their skin
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012   Photographer
Thanks lawrie:)
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Chikrata Featured By Owner Sep 27, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Welcome!
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gee231205 Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Brilliant focus in the photo really showing definition to the texture of the hippos skin. Nice lighting too. :)
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012   Photographer
Thanks, I was very happy when I saw her going under the tree which caused the dappled light :)
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gee231205 Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
You're welcome :)
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Pale-Recluse Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Ohhh, we look frumpy
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012   Photographer
Just a bit!
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Sarahharas07 Featured By Owner Sep 12, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww he's so cute, beautiful picture :heart:
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2012   Photographer
Thanks very much:D
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Sarahharas07 Featured By Owner Sep 18, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
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AnyLuck Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012
Aww, s/he looks sleepy! Great angle -- almost eye-level with the hippo. Wonderful capture!
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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012   Photographer
Thanks very much!:D
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AnyLuck Featured By Owner Sep 25, 2012
You're very welcome!
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herofan135 Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Beautiful!
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012   Photographer
Thanks!:D
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PictureByPali Featured By Owner Sep 11, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This a a great capture i find it very very hard to take picture of animals like hippos rhino and elephants but you really make it look easy :)
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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012   Photographer
Aw thanks Pali, they are hard to take pictures of sometimes as it's hard to show emotion with them I think:)
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PictureByPali Featured By Owner Sep 17, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
i agree totally :) and hat is also what makes his picture even better
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finnkougerlv89 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012  Student General Artist
thats a baby?! wow, when i saw it on facebook, i didnt think that ^^;

great shot though :icononionxdplz: i still think you're lucky that you get to go in the exibits and take epic shots like this
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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012   Photographer
Well it was born last Christmas, so not tiny, but still small compared to mum! The background of the shot is actually mums belly, so that kinda shows some size:)
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finnkougerlv89 Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012  Student General Artist
Wow, time sure flies nowadays hu? :lol:
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Kay1952 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012
Wonderful shot!
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2012   Photographer
Thank you!:)
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creative1978 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012
Beautiful shot of this cute baby hippo :)
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:iconalannah-hawker:
Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
Thanks very much:D
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MariahEAM Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
What a beautiful shot!
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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
Thank you:)
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MariahEAM Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
You are so welcome! You are a very talented photographer!
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Alannah-Hawker Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
Aw thank you, I'm glad you think so :blush:
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MariahEAM Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2012   Photographer
Oh, undoubtedly!
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