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To jump or not to jump !!

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 7 April 2018 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

This squirrel was contemplating on Hamlet's ( Shakespearean hero ) lines..
whether to jump or not to jump ! I caught him in his introspective mood .

CASIO EX-Z60 1/160 second F/5.9 19 mm

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique prise, bel instantané.

7 Apr 2018 5:41am

@tataray: :))))))))))))))) Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is really useful to consider before jumping.

7 Apr 2018 6:09am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes see where one lands !!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

A lovely squirrel moment - they are so clever.

7 Apr 2018 6:20am

@Ronnie 2¢: Thank you Ronnie. have a nice weekend :)

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


7 Apr 2018 6:47am

@Existence Artistique: Merci beaucoup Existence :)

omid from mashhad, Iran

so cute! :)

7 Apr 2018 8:35am

@omid: Thank you very much Omid :)

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Trop beau ce petit roux !

7 Apr 2018 8:46am

@Martine Libouton: Thank you very much Martine :)

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Jump !

7 Apr 2018 9:51am

@Hiro: Thank you very much Hiro :)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

I trust he took the noblest choice :)

7 Apr 2018 10:26am

@grouser: He went back and climbed down..Got chicken at the last minute and did not jump :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Well spotted and caught!

7 Apr 2018 12:06pm

@Lewis: Thank you very much Lewis :)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

This is lovely. I like the light aND TEXTURES.

7 Apr 2018 12:46pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you very much Ruthie :)

Don from Spokane, United States

I suspect he know knows exactly where to jump to. The squirrels I inow of seem very smart. A fine picture of this one who appears to be paused and thinking.

7 Apr 2018 12:56pm

@Don: Thank you Don..soon after I clicked, he ran back and went down the tree !

Claudiel from belgium, Belgium

At the good place on the good moment

7 Apr 2018 2:29pm

@Claudiel: Thank you very much Claudiel :)

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Well seen and responded.

7 Apr 2018 2:54pm

@Willem: Thank you very much Willem :)

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

:)) A funny title for a nice shoot.

7 Apr 2018 4:08pm

@Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia): Thank you very much :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Super catch! They are pesky but cute.

7 Apr 2018 4:08pm

@Steve Rice: I agree:)))))))))))))))))))))

ceteceva from France

C'est mignon !

7 Apr 2018 4:22pm

@ceteceva: Merci beaucoup ceteceva:)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique écureuil sur la branche sueprbe composiiton

7 Apr 2018 4:28pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup mon ami Nicou :)

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

He looks to be contemplating a big move! A fabulous image!

7 Apr 2018 6:04pm

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you very much Elaine :)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Better than not ... it seems dangerous!

7 Apr 2018 9:33pm

@Adela Fonts: :))))))) Thank you Adela :)

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

You caught a very nice moment.

8 Apr 2018 12:34am

@Michael Rawluk: I was lucky..he vanished soon :)

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

watch out - you might make a fine target if he decides to jump

8 Apr 2018 1:23am

@Harry: Ha ha ha He cannot jump this far Harry ;) A zoom shot ...

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Excellent shot.

8 Apr 2018 3:19am

@Irene: Thank you very much Irene :)

Sam from Chennai, India

Wow. Amazing. What a beautiful shot. Perfect timing. Well done Devi. :)

8 Apr 2018 10:03am

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :))

1/160 second
19 mm