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Maternal Protection II by darkcalypso Maternal Protection II by darkcalypso
Species : Cynictis penicillata - Yellow Mongoose
The yellow mongoose is a carnivorous small mammal which comes from the south of Africa (Angola, South Africa, Zimbabwe...). It feeds on other small mammals, lizards, snakes or even eggs. Its predators are birds of prey, snakes and jackals.
Size : 50cm lenght.
Weight : 0,5kg.

Location : Ménagerie du Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France
Camera : Canon EOS 400D
Lens : Sigma 70-300mm F4-5,6 DG APO Macro
Camera Settings : 1/800 - F5,6 - ISO 200
Post-Processing : Photoshop CS3




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Leny97 Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
so cute!! :la:
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Upironetopyr Featured By Owner Jun 11, 2012
so cuteee :)
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oxalysa Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2012
Magnifique ! Ils ont des yeux si expressifs !
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ArcticIceWolf Featured By Owner Apr 10, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
So adorable!
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AdARDurden Featured By Owner Mar 2, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Oh my !! How Sweet !!! Luv it !! :)
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FantasticFennec Featured By Owner Mar 1, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
This has been featured as one of #AfricanValleys monthly features. [link]
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Erin-Flight Featured By Owner Feb 7, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Awww, wow, thats so cute.
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Wingnut55 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2012
a sweet pic.
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masterkitsune Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2012  Student General Artist
beautiful shot!
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Sabbie89 Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
You have been featured in my journal, find it here: [link]

Hope you like it :aww:
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GKIDRULZ Featured By Owner Feb 5, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
that is adorable...
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Elliste Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Adorable shot!
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monochromera Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012
that is just beyond adorable!!!!!
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BlackSai1s Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
A meaningful and beautiful shot! :heart:
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KakotheShadowWolf Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I think my heart just died.

It's so cuuute! <3
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DeckardCanine Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Want a third layer, you two?
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MaddLouise Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Would you mind if I feature this in my journal? It's a lovely shot! :heart:
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meihua Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012
This is just too precious! Great shot :)
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Camelfox01 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
ADOREABLE! wonderful shot!
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darkcalypso Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks a lot ! :hug:
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Camelfox01 Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
no problem!
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