the rut

Hot! In Great Outdoors
Uploaded 1 May 2008 — 107 favorites
Spotlight This! Enter Shoot Out
Login Required

To add items to your favorites you must login.

Already have a JPG account?


Need to create a JPG account?

JPG+ Required

Collections are a JPG+ feature. You must be a JPG+ member to create new collections and to add photos to collections.

Sign up for JPG+ to start using collections now!

© Dominic Kite
Views 1207
Likes 0
Favorites 107
Comments 66
Would you like to also give a props comment to the photographer?
All dislikes require a comment. Please tell us why you do not like this photo.

More of Dominic Kite’s Photos

  • praying angel
  • the rut
  • tulips1
  • early one morning

Submitted to Great Outdoors

  • ohmy_rioja
  • the rut
  • Flood of Light
  • Green, Green & More Green
Photo Info
UploadedMay 2, 2008
TakenOctober 20, 2006
ModelCanon EOS 350D DIGITAL
Exposure1/1000 sec at f/5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length70 mm
No categories yet.
No tags yet.

Q: I am curious about more information on the RULES

A: Do you know?

Photo license: © All rights reserved

i could hear the stag bellow behind the ridge. All I could do was wait and see if he'd step into the frame. Thankfully he did!

66 responses

  • catharine amato

    catharine amato gave props (1 May 2008):

    got my vote...great image!

  • Yvonne Roberts

    Yvonne Roberts (Deleted) gave props (1 May 2008):

    Very dramatic image!

  • n

    n gave props (1 May 2008):

    Terrific, very emotional!

  • Iso

    Iso gave props (15 May 2008):

    Wow ! Lovely shot ! Superb !

  • Melissa

    Melissa (Deleted) gave props (10 Nov 2008):

    Oh I love this! Great in black and white!

  • Kevin Madson

    Kevin Madson gave props (26 May 2009):

    great shot, dramatic!

  • Simona Ranieri

    Simona Ranieri gave props (23 Aug 2009):


  • Heaven Man

    Heaven Man gave props (23 Aug 2009):

    Really expressive shot!

  • chika aryani

    chika aryani gave props (23 Aug 2009):


  • Jacqueline Wivinus

    Jacqueline Wivinus gave props (24 Aug 2009):

    very interesting shot!

  • Seth Deibel

    Seth Deibel gave props (24 Aug 2009):

    Great timing...awesome shot

  • Michael Patrick Rooney

    Michael Patrick Rooney gave props (25 Aug 2009):

    This is an incredible capture. Sometimes things just go our way, eh?

  • Ed Puskas

    Ed Puskas gave props (26 Aug 2009):

    Wonderful shot, very powerful

  • Rafael Alcaraz

    Rafael Alcaraz said (28 Aug 2009):

    Nice pic worth the wait.

  • Paul Lavallee

    Paul Lavallee gave props (28 Aug 2009):

    woah! what a capture!!!

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (29 Aug 2009):

    Well done, great patience and capture!

  • Nelson Campbell

    Nelson Campbell (Deleted) gave props (29 Aug 2009):

    Wonderful shot!

  • Manon Boily

    Manon Boily (Deleted) gave props (29 Aug 2009):

    amazing picture! stunning

  • Keiko Ehret

    Keiko Ehret gave props (30 Aug 2009):

    Just beautiful!

  • A.J. Neste

    A.J. Neste said (1 Sep 2009):

    Wow ,What a moment

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (1 Sep 2009):

    Oh what a fabulous catch!!!

  • Sid Pai

    Sid Pai said (1 Sep 2009):


  • Aaron Taves

    Aaron Taves said (1 Sep 2009):

    Beautiful and mysterious image.

  • Monica A.L.

    Monica A.L. said (23 Sep 2009):

    instant love with your work. cheers! =)

  • Elisha Christian

    Elisha Christian (Deleted) gave props (3 Oct 2009):

    good things come to those who wait. nice catch.

  • Allison W

    Allison W gave props (26 Oct 2009):

    I love the black and white in this's so deep and mysterious.

  • popester007

    popester007 gave props (2 Nov 2009):

    excellent capture!!

  • Joshua Kline

    Joshua Kline gave props (30 Nov 2009):

    This is one of the most unbelievable photos yet

  • Todd Reed

    Todd Reed said (21 Dec 2009):

    Powerful, Iconic even!

  • Karen Foto Fiddler

    Karen Foto Fiddler (Deleted) gave props (23 Dec 2009):

    Voted! Your patience surely paid off on this magnificent photo!

  • Bruce Kennedy

    Bruce Kennedy gave props (26 Dec 2009):


  • Emily Harris

    Emily Harris gave props (14 Jan 2010):

    spectacular shot, even better viewed in lightbox and perfect for the theme, awesome!

  • Nabeel Alam

    Nabeel Alam gave props (16 Jan 2010):

    A W E S O M E! ! !

  • Krzysztof Sobota

    Krzysztof Sobota gave props (18 Jan 2010):

    my vote.

  • Dawn LeBlanc

    Dawn LeBlanc said (18 Jan 2010):

    Nicely seen.

  • Gary Benefield

    Gary Benefield gave props (18 Jan 2010):

    shweet voted!!

  • mark regester

    mark regester (Deleted) gave props (18 Jan 2010):

    wow! nice!

  • Leanne Silva

    Leanne Silva gave props (18 Jan 2010):

    What a shot!

  • Justin Novak

    Justin Novak gave props (19 Jan 2010):


  • Aisling Browne

    Aisling Browne gave props (19 Jan 2010):

    Wonderful capture!

  • je suis moi

    je suis moi gave props (20 Jan 2010):

    Voted...I can almost hear him.

  • Vetro

    Vetro said (21 Jan 2010):

    despite the dramatic tone of the photo, it made me smile.

    Congratulations nice shot ... voted

  • William Bullimore

    William Bullimore gave props (22 Jan 2010):

    Marvellous capture. Got my vote.

  • Grég Soss

    Grég Soss gave props (24 Jan 2010):

    Trés belle photos.

  • Bobbi Loftis

    Bobbi Loftis said (26 Jan 2010):

    Nice capture!

  • Lucy Lambriex

    Lucy Lambriex gave props (27 Jan 2010):

    yeah, rad.

  • Bostjan Kosir

    Bostjan Kosir gave props (30 Jan 2010):

    Wow! Excellent work.

  • Brendan Smith

    Brendan Smith gave props (4 Feb 2010):

    Great shot.

  • Sebastian de Gange

    Sebastian de Gange (Deleted) gave props (4 Feb 2010):

    love the beam of light coming down - almost primaeval in appearance.

  • christopher kontoes

    christopher kontoes (Deleted) said (4 Feb 2010):

    so, so voted. how on earth...the mouth is caught this creature calling out. so good.

  • Rajeev Jadhav

    Rajeev Jadhav gave props (5 Feb 2010):

    Great shot and voted !!!!!!!

  • Arnab Mukherjee

    Arnab Mukherjee said (5 Feb 2010):

    superb !

  • Santiago Padilla

    Santiago Padilla gave props (6 Feb 2010):

    Great shot. Voted.

  • Jana Fischer

    Jana Fischer gave props (4 Mar 2010):

    of course voted. fantastic moment. fantastic job.

  • Reggie Mateo

    Reggie Mateo gave props (5 Mar 2010):

    Great shot!

  • Jacquie Gibson

    Jacquie Gibson (Deleted) gave props (6 Mar 2010):

    Voted, a wonderful image.

  • Heaven Man

    Heaven Man gave props (7 Mar 2010):

    Beautiful entry!my vote!

  • Laura Boston-Thek

    Laura Boston-Thek gave props (7 Mar 2010):

    Epic image!

  • Abigail Willis

    Abigail Willis said (8 Mar 2010):

    Amazing! voted.

  • Julien Maury

    Julien Maury gave props (14 Mar 2010):


  • Seth Deibel

    Seth Deibel gave props (9 May 2010):


  • Jody Burley

    Jody Burley said (16 Jun 2010):

    Great timing mate!

  • Marq

    Marq (Deleted) gave props (19 Jun 2010):

    Once in a lifetime shot!

  • Léa Bastien

    Léa Bastien (Deleted) gave props (8 Sep 2010):

    Wow , really wonderful

  • Jaime Aviles

    Jaime Aviles gave props (19 Nov 2010):

    Classic image.

  • Gada Putra

    Gada Putra gave props (2 Jul 2011):

    lot of patience to capture this great shot...

To add your comment, Log in or sign up!

Please Login or Sign Up

You must be logged in to enter photos into JPG Shoot Out contests.
Login or Sign Up