Shop Mobile More Submit  Join Login
×




Details

Submitted on
January 11, 2013
Image Size
382 KB
Resolution
754×540
Link
Thumb
Embed

Stats

Views
9,290
Favourites
1,856 (who?)
Comments
49
Downloads
605

Camera Data

Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 500D
Shutter Speed
1/50 second
Aperture
F/5.6
Focal Length
250 mm
ISO Speed
1600
Date Taken
Dec 1, 2012, 2:53:36 PM
×
Almost black to please you, Wox by woxys Almost black to please you, Wox by woxys
Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus, vlk ibersky) from ZOO Olomouc, Czech republic :aww:

Recently I somehow developed a soft spot for black animals - and this Iberian wolf really pleased me with unnusually dark colouring :D
____________________________________


Animal photo calendar 2013 for free!!





:bulletblue: I sell a colourful mug edition with wolf and fox and big cats photos! :aww:







____________________________________




Thank you very much for all your comments and faves :hug:
____________
:camera: Canon 500D + Kit lens 55-250 IS
____________


INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:

Name: Iberian wolf (Canis lupus signatus)
Location: Northern parts of Spain and Portugal
Size: 120-140 cm long weight: 40 Kg (male), 30 Kg (female)
Diet: wild boars, rabbits, roe deer, red deer, ibexes, fish, carcasses
Conservation status: vulnerable / endangered
Interesting facts: there are 1500 – 2000 Iberian wolves in Spain and 300-400 in Portugal | Iberian wolves mate during the end of winter or at the beginning of spring. After 63-65 days, mother gives birth to 3-6 pups | wolves live in the packs and they chase their prey. They tend to hunt old or ill animals, so they play very important role of the health police | Iberian wolves are threatened by poachers, by forest fires and because of losing their natural habitat.

____________


More similar pictures:




To see more, look at my WOLVES GALLERY :aww:



This photo belongs to me and I can very easily prove, that it was me, who took this shot. So please, respect my copyright :nod: if you want to use my work, ask me first to gain my permission, please! Thank you :lol:
Add a Comment:
 
:icongamingkittyunderbed:
GamingKittyUnderBed Featured By Owner Jan 12, 2014
Wow, that wolf is awesome :D
Reply
:iconmadarcher48:
madarcher48 Featured By Owner Feb 6, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Looks so sad, stunning photograph.
Reply
:iconsubarufoxboy:
Subarufoxboy Featured By Owner Feb 4, 2013
He looks very sweet. I like that one floppy ear, gives him character :)
Reply
:iconartofbeksutton:
ArtofBekSutton Featured By Owner Jan 30, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love this shot, such character :D
Reply
:iconoutback-art:
OutBack-Art Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013  Professional Photographer
This image has been featured here: [link] :happybounce:
Reply
:iconwoxys:
woxys Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013
thank you :aww:
Reply
:iconalvringer:
alvringer Featured By Owner Jan 29, 2013
Hello, I was wondering if I could use this photo as a reference? I really like the pose and the colours, I will credit you, of course!
Reply
:iconwoxys:
woxys Featured By Owner Feb 9, 2013
Yes, you can use it - just give me credit, please and send me a link to your finished work, I will fav it :D
Reply
:iconartemis694:
Artemis694 Featured By Owner Jan 18, 2013
The eyes the eyes.... those beautiful eyes! o:
Reply
:iconshadow-o-rabby:
Shadow-o-Rabby Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2013   General Artist
#x-Wolf-Paws-x has chosen to feature your piece. This has been placed in our featured folder at this time.
Reply
Add a Comment: