Death Throw

The living grace of this creature can only be imagined. Royal Tyrrell Museum, Alberta, Canada.

  • Terry and Dave Maczuga 5y

    Great capture. The image has wonderful lines and interplay of shadow and light.
  • ladigue_99 PRO 5y

    wow, this is awesome!
  • Guy La Fortune 5y

    It surely had sweeping, elegant curves, even in death.
  • Timothy DiGennaro 5y

    looks as if you stumbled upon him yourself. what great prep work in this fossil.
  • StillRiverside 5y

    stunning image ... lighting perfection
  • Geoff Whiteway PRO 5y

    Great image! Looks like a fast mover.
  • Royal Tyrrell Museum 5y

    Great Image. Maybe add to the Photo Contest group. For complete details visit www.tyrrellmuseum.com/news/snapshot_of _the_past.htm
  • Ash PRO 5y

    Oh that is gorgeous. Great composition and lighting.
  • Deirdre McC PRO 5y

    Balletic!
  • Douglas Griffin 5y

    Amazing image; as you say Mike, the way its graceful movement has been captured is astonishing.
  • Jennifer PRO 5y

    what a wonderful blast from the past - thanks for commenting on my [decidedly amateur] rock shots
  • Mike Beauregard PRO 5y

    thank you all for kind remarks and favs.

    lightfan! u have a steady hand, great eye and obvious love for colour and variety. Pls have a peek at my Hard Rock Cafe gallery, mostly by macro lens and/or tripod, whereas I [unabashedly amateur] do without...
  • Mike Beauregard PRO 3y

    i am delighted to see that wikipedia has taken this image global
  • Jim Fowler PRO 3y

    What a wonderful creature, and it is a great capture from you!!!
  • Ash PRO 3y

    Nice! Do we get a link? :)
  • Mike Beauregard PRO 3y

  • *wildbio* PRO 3y

    The light in this is really nice
  • Hamish Hudson PRO 3y

    Wow
  • John McCrae PRO 2y

    great capture - my brother is up in Nunavut, some where near Baker Lake - I'm going to have to tell him (he may know already) of the great photo ops up north - take care
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Taken on September 7, 2010
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