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Sad Wolf by RoyallyCrimson Sad Wolf by RoyallyCrimson
Grey Wolf - Blijdorp Zoo (The Netherlands)

Part of a pack of eight, this wolf looked so sad I wondered wether he's the Omega.

These wolves are so damn difficult to photograph because of their enclosure, which is quite secluded.
For the wolves it means more privacy, which is wonderful of course, but for me, as the photographer, it's a nightmare :)
I've been visiting Blijdorp for over 4 years now and I almost never get to see them properly.

Even this image took me some illegal climbing over fences (which got me scolded too :XD:).

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starsandstripes50 Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2013  Student Photographer
Awww.... He does look really sad.... he is so cute!
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RoyallyCrimson Featured By Owner Feb 17, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
He does, doesn't he?
Poor wolf :(
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OptiMario94 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
yes he looks really sad........
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RoyallyCrimson Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Makes you want to get hug him, doesn't it? D:
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OptiMario94 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
Yes..
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ninehundredtwo Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Student Writer
I went last month in the morning, I could not get the wolves to stop moving because it had just been feeding time. We also climbed over the fences XD but because of it being early, like 10/11 there was no one around to scold us. :P I really love this picture ^^ Could have commented in Dutch too but too lazy XD
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RoyallyCrimson Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
There was this guy from the park (or so he said) who told me I was being very irresponsible :XD:
I told him people do silly things sometimes and shrugged it off.
He walked away angry :lol:

And thanks!
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ninehundredtwo Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Student Writer
No problem, and I suppose so, me and my friends were lucky XD but my camera isn't as awesome as yours so the wolf pics are blurry XD
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RoyallyCrimson Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Hobbyist General Artist
If it makes you feel better; I take around 100 pictures during a trip to which ever zoo, and only 3 or 4 (maybe 5 when I'm lucky) turn out good.
Just like every other amateur photographer :XD:
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ninehundredtwo Featured By Owner Sep 15, 2011  Student Writer
I do the same, but my shots never get that kind of close up.. My camera can't deal with it >> thanks for your honesty!
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