|Copyright: Alyse Smith (alyses) (16)|
|Date Taken: 2006-10-09|
|Exposure: f/13.0, 1/400 seconds|
|More Photo Info: [view]|
|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2008-09-24 0:46|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|I found the shriveled body of this lizard in the sand at the campsite near Uluru. The lizard almost blended in completely with the sand and at first I only thought it was a piece of eucalyptus bark. |
When I saw what it was, I picked it up with a stick to get a better shot of it. Holding its body away from the sand made it more visible.
I was happy to find that it was mostly intact, especially with its little spine running in curves down its back.
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very interesting image, ive never seen a lizard in that state...
excellent details and nice flat background
- [2008-09-24 7:30]
Great dried-up lizard.
I would prefer to see it on the sand...like you mentioned in the note so we can see how it was camouflaged. However, as long as the photo is labeled 'humorous' I wholeheartedly support this form.