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evolution of the cat

This exotic looking creature is Yoshi. She is a Cornish Rex cat, a breed that originated in Cornwall, England when a genetic mutation created this sleek, nearly hairless breed. The very short hair she has is soft and downy and a pleasure to touch. Yoshi was quite curious about my camera. While she was examining it I took her portrait. We were in a darkened room as you can see by the size of her pupils. With her large eyes and ears and intelligent curiosity she looked like a visitor from another planet.

 

Nikon D7000 ~ Nikkor 55mm f2.8 Ais Micro ~ 1/30 sec. ~ ISO Speed 1600 ~ ambient light ~ no noise reduction applied

 

for our daily challenge - exotic

 

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Taken on September 21, 2011