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Bullfrog


Bullfrog
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Copyright: Doug Brown (dB_grafix) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 479 W: 9 N: 624] (3019)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2008-09-28
Categories: Amphibians
Camera: Nikon D300, AF-S VR Zoom-Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G IF-E, Digital RAW
Exposure: f/9.0, 1/320 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2008-10-02 0:35
Viewed: 4133
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Been awhile to upload, but it is so busy in the schedule.
Thanks a lot for all the comments on the wood ducks.
Past midnight now...will be back in early evening to see all your images.

The bullfrog,Rana catesbeiana like many other ranid frogs, is an ambush predator. At a chosen site, the visually vigilant frog waits relatively motionless until prey appears and elicits its feeding behavior.

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Hello Doug,
stupenda macro, fantastico POV a pelo d'acqua e meravigliosa composizione in un contesto naturale bellissimo, eccellente nitidezza, mi piacciono molto le tonalità calde dei colori e la luce radente che accarezza le superfici della e dell'acqua con magnifici riflessi.
TFS.
Maurizio

Hi Doug
an excellent photo above all for frames angle. it does not have to be be easy to succeed to photograph the frog in this position. optimal the focusing that puts in prominence the subject very well on water and on the neutral background
Livio

Hello Doug

Wonderful POV for this froggy.
The eye contact is very good.
Lovely rich colours.
I really like the reflections in the water,
TFS

Wolf

  • Great 
  • RP1 Gold Star Critiquer [C: 154 W: 1 N: 6] (251)
  • [2008-10-02 19:41]

Salut Doug
Very nice POV. Colours and composition are superb.
TFS
Roger

hello Doug

excellent close-up shot of the bullfrog, with fine POV and framing,
beautiful luminosity and colours, excellent sharpness and details,
and wonderful eye contact with you and wonderful reflection on water,

TFS

Asbed

Bonjour Doug
superbe cliché de cette grenouille, juste la tête qui dépasse avec un superbe arrière plan,
Amicalement
Jean-Pierre

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