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On the Wall
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Copyright: Ilias Strachinis (strahos) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 99 W: 12 N: 109] (807)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2007-08-22
Categories: Reptiles
Camera: Sony DSC-P200
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/40 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): Reptiles - Geckos 1, Herpetofauna of Greece [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2007-11-06 5:59
Viewed: 5148
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Hemidactylus turcicus is a small, nocturnal lizard belongs to Gekkonidae family. It feeds on insects that seeks at night, very often near house lamps, so it is a very "easy-to see" reptile that can be found at almost whole Balkan peninsula and Turkey.

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  • Argus Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5038 W: 260 N: 15594] (50626)
  • [2007-11-06 7:45]

Hello Ilias,
Nice flash shot of a Turkish Gecko, the head being sharp from this POV. Good timing and composition.
Well done and thanks,
Regards, Ivan

  • dejo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 344 W: 51 N: 520] (2242)
  • [2007-11-06 13:44]

Hello Ilias,
Very nice shot of this gecko!
Great POV and colors!

PTS, be back!

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  • arfer Gold Star Critiquer [C: 2731 W: 0 N: 0] (0)
  • [2007-11-07 19:40]

Hello Ilias

A very interesting POV,the DOF is very good with excellent focus on the head.
The details are sharp and the skin texture shows well.
Beautiful eye contact and detail.
The colours are natural and well saturated.


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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
  • [2008-04-28 6:48]

Hello Ilias,
thanks for telling me about the lizard. Yes youre right and I really appreciate it.
Well this gecko is nicely shot. Clear focus on the eyes and head which make it interesting.
Thanks for sharing and responding.

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