Is it safe ?

The Otter at Waterhead, peering out between the struts, deciding whether he is safe, with us sitting on the deck above pointing cameras at him, an hour later he was perfectly happy!

 

  • reflectingonlife 5y

    My little son is fascinated with this shot, keeps asking me to show it to him again! Lovely
  • Kevin J Allan 5y

    Brilliiant
  • lakeslover2010 PRO 5y

    thanks all !
    was a brilliant hour!
  • The Lockman (Karl) 5y

    I think this is your pet and you have trained him to pose for the camera ha ha!
    Seriously, wonderful set of pics of such fabulous creatures, keep them coming.
  • Duncan Darbishire PRO 5y

    Just Wonderful - sums up these playful nosey animals perfectly.
  • S Wilson (was S Hutchinson) PRO 5y

    Lucky you! Must have been great to watch him for so long. He's a handsome little chap. Great portrait.
  • Tony Armstrong PRO 5y

    You have a new friend by the look of it! Lovely shot Linda.

    Tony
  • Christine Curtin 5y

    Superb.
  • lakeslover2010 PRO 5y

    thanks!
  • Tim Ball PRO 5y

    That is close!
    What a bonus with the reflections too.
  • Andrew Kearton PRO 5y

    You lucky thing Linda :)
  • lakeslover2010 PRO 5y

    will go back with my canon 100-400 on a nice day,
  • just1snap - back - now to catch up PRO 5y

    How lucky to have been this close. Great shot.
  • Scoonie PRO 5y

    I have loved seeing all your otter shots! This is a beauty! Next time we are down, I know where I will be heading!
  • Tamzinsketchbook 5y

    fantastic capture:)
  • Molly:-) PRO 5y

    I love that you have caught him peeping through the struts.
  • Karen Wipond PRO 5y

    love this otter series, Linda--amazing light and textures in the water and on his lovely face and fur!
  • Colin Bell PRO 5y

    Hi Linda, saw this photo mentioned on twitter today by a couple of folks. You probably got a few views of it from that.
  • lakeslover2010 PRO 5y

    Yes Colin
    Lakeshotels made it a favourite and put it on Twitter, most views today are from other sites who have grabbed it ( hence I have linked to redbubble!!)
  • Fiona in Eden PRO 4y

    My sister lives just behind here so I will certainly find a quiet late afternoon to see if I can spot these delightful creatures.
    A wonderful shot - well caught.
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Taken on December 24, 2010
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