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Monster buck on camera. How many points do you count? #5242883 08/08/14 09:31 PM
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This is a high fenced buck that was released onto a property I work on in Irion County. He's got to be over 200". I'm not real good at judging big nontypicals like this. Maybe y'all have an idea. Spread looks to be about 22". I'm counting 21 points, maybe 22 or so depending on the length of some kickers. He's got a pretty nice drop tine near the left base. Red ear tags which are plainly visible, but I can't quite make out the numbers. Might have been some dust on the lense of my Nikon D4 digital SLR I bring to work with me for photo ops like this, which might explain some slight blur around the edges.

What do you think? Score? Age? Points?


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You may be right, looks pretty big.

Re: Monster buck on camera. How many points do you count? [Re: Sneaky] #5242930 08/08/14 09:50 PM
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They look bigger walking away...zebco 33 camera needs a new operator.

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Haha


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If I send my neighbors a text and ask them to give me feedback on my lawn and plant rye into a giant dong pattern, I'm probably going to get some less than positive feedback. Same goes here.
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OK... I'll ask. Where exactly is this buck in the picture? confused2 grin

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Split the taller skylined bushes and look on the ground.

Re: Monster buck on camera. How many points do you count? [Re: rifleman] #5242973 08/08/14 10:29 PM
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Originally Posted By: rifleman
Split the taller skylined bushes and look on the ground.


Never mind... bang

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Can you zoom out I cant see all of it.

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From what I can see, looks like he has some mass. Thats about all I can see in that picture.

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Re: Monster buck on camera. How many points do you count? [Re: TXHOGSLAYER] #5243132 08/09/14 12:51 AM
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Originally Posted By: TXHOGSLAYER
OK... I'll ask. Where exactly is this buck in the picture? confused2 grin


Right smack in the middle. Some of y'all need to see the eye doctor.


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What's the max pixel count on that photo your using?

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He has a nice butt. But that's about all I can make out from my iPhone.

Re: Monster buck on camera. How many points do you count? [Re: rifleman] #5243165 08/09/14 01:05 AM
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Originally Posted By: rifleman
They look bigger walking away...zebco 33 camera needs a new operator.


I hope you wear your glasses when you drive, at least.

That pic is as clear as the water in west Texas.


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Originally Posted By: texashelms
What's the max pixel count on that photo your using?


A lot.


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Got a little closer just now for you geezers.



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Originally Posted By: Sneaky
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They look bigger walking away...zebco 33 camera needs a new operator.


I hope you wear your glasses when you drive, at least.

That pic is as clear as the water in west Texas.


No, at least there is a picture unlike water in west tx.

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And here he is next to the pila, that is full of WATER.



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Originally Posted By: Sneaky

I cant see a deer? confused2

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17 pointer with a drop on the driver side, nice kicker on the passengers side and a #26 red tag.


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Originally Posted By: Western
17 pointer with a drop on the driver side, nice kicker on the passengers side and a #26 red tag.


See? This guy didn't have any problems seeing it. Of course, the close up pic helped, I'm sure.


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17 pointer with a drop on the driver side, nice kicker on the passengers side and a #26 red tag.


See? This guy didn't have any problems seeing it. Of course, the close up pic helped, I'm sure.


Clear as a bell in the last photo behind the bush bolt

Actually it was the 2nd photo, last one just confirmed it blush


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Why are you on the wrong side of the fence anyway?


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