On guard

Posted by kiwisa (North Shore, New Zealand) on 17 January 2014 in Animal & Insect.

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It's important to take care of their communities to be done. Nice-looking little creature.

17 Jan 2014 5:30am

@Jypyä Pop: There is always one of them watching out for danger.

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Sueprbe vue de ce charmant animal quelle posiiton et cpatage splendide compo.
amitié

17 Jan 2014 6:19am

@Nicou: Merci

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

They have such wonderful captivating charm, a lovely image of this meerkat Frances

17 Jan 2014 10:08am

@Doug: I can watch them for hours.

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superbe en pleine lumière!!!

17 Jan 2014 10:17am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Amazing pose and great capture!

17 Jan 2014 11:07am

claudie from le havre, France

very,very nice !!! splendide !!!

17 Jan 2014 11:09am

Kyu from Japan

Wonderful capture in beautiful light. He looks curious something above him.

17 Jan 2014 12:35pm

@Kyu: He looks up, he looks down, he looks left and right. The body is still and the head moves around checking all the time for any danger.

Shiva from Canada

I love the capture - the pose is soooo perfect .... Merkats are beautiful animals.
Kind regards Monika

17 Jan 2014 1:14pm

jean pierre from paris, France

magnifique!!! quelle pose!! amitiés

17 Jan 2014 2:19pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wonderful !!

17 Jan 2014 2:53pm

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Amazing pose

17 Jan 2014 3:41pm

Marie-France from Angers, France

Superbe ! j'adore les suricates ! ils sont souvent en train de scruter l'horizon pour voir l'ennemi approcher et en cas de danger, ils crient... Il y a toujours un guetteurs dans les familles, ils doivent même se relayer pour faire le guet... Celui-ci est blanc , je n'en avais jamais vu de cette couleur...J'adore !*****

17 Jan 2014 4:08pm

@Marie-France: I love them too and can watch them for hours. Real little characters. Merci:)

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like the way the light highlights the whiskers

17 Jan 2014 5:58pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

wooooow!
so cute!
such beautiful composition, focus & lighting!
Amazing & lovely!

17 Jan 2014 7:44pm

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal

I like it, is a great shot.

17 Jan 2014 9:30pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

marrant

18 Jan 2014 4:29pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

basking in the sunlight

20 Jan 2014 12:58pm

Canon EOS 7D
1/60 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
250 mm

meerkat
guard
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