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Gecko on the lookout by Deryck

Gecko on the lookout


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12.12.2010 at 11:15h
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F5.6, 1/50, ISO200, 330mm

These little geckos are everywhere in our garden. We love watching them, but every now and then they become "catfood". This one, after having a close encounter with our cat, sat on the edge of the daylily long enough for me to get my camera and take a few shots, while making sure the cat has found enough "good food" in the kitchen

I wish you all a wonderful Sunday and 3rd Advent

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flashlens, 12.12.2010 at 11:21h

Very nice shot of the "catfood" :-))

Jürgen



-Jutta K-, 12.12.2010 at 11:34h

Ein tolles Makro mit dem kleinen Kerl, super Farben.
LG jutta



mike snead, 12.12.2010 at 11:34h

outstandingly brilliant.

regards

mike



TOMO11, 12.12.2010 at 11:38h

Great shot. Outstanding sequence. Wish you an your family a wonderful 3rd Advent.
Greetings from Germany
Thomas



Vera Shulga, 12.12.2010 at 11:42h

Well catch!Wonderful image!


s. sabine krause, 12.12.2010 at 11:46h

oh, this is just magic, deryck!! flower shots are always hard to comment on for me! i think it's because their beauty is always right there, out in the open no need to explore further and dig it out ; )), so i'm always glad if someone succeeds in turning them into a whole universe!! and you (and the amazingly patient gecko!!) succeeded in doing just that for me! a really great capture! and a glimpse into the brightly colored everyday life of the lizardly little guy! love how there seems to be a content smile on his face "today i'm in the mood for pictures, so shoot away, photographer!" and his tail, hanging down into the abyss of the flowery inside even mirrors the shape of those streaks on the petals!! lg, sabine. p.s.: the flower is beautiful, too ; ))))!


Werner R. Albert, 12.12.2010 at 11:47h

A fine arrangement in brilliant colours.
A great one.
have a beautiful sunday and 3rd Advent too
best wishes
Werner



Dagmar Illing, 12.12.2010 at 11:50h

A very nice capture of this little one. He seems to live in his own world with monster flowers.
Regards and have a good Sunday, Dagmar



BRYAN CRUTE, 12.12.2010 at 11:50h

:-)) What a capture
Beautiful colours to brighten up a dull grey winters day

Regards
Bryan



Mark Billiau., 12.12.2010 at 12:14h

I don't know what I like most here : the flower or the Gecko ?
Think I go for the small lizard, or..... no wait, maybe the flower with all its colours.
Allright, then I go for the 2 beauties !
Good one, Deryck.

Mark



Birgit Presser, 12.12.2010 at 12:17h

Great capture!!!
Wonderful, Deryck!
Greetings,Bibi



Semicolon, 12.12.2010 at 12:36h

What a lovely image, Deryck!!
Is this a very smal gecko or a immense big
flower? Anyway...I love it!

cheers
Regi



Daniel Haeker, 12.12.2010 at 13:18h

Oh, right, there's a Gecko, too ;) Just to compare the Gecko's size to the "enormous" flower is amazing!
Best wishes
Daniel



HamburgerDeern54, 12.12.2010 at 13:21h

A brilliant capture of this little gecko.. hope, your cat does not find him so far...
Wishing you a pleasant sunday and 3rd Advent too.
Regards, Ursula



Francesco Della Santa, 12.12.2010 at 13:23h

wow fantastic flower fantastic colors


Angelika Ritter, 12.12.2010 at 13:42h

wow..thats great...I love the colours.
bw angie



Astrid Buschmann, 12.12.2010 at 14:22h

This is a very beautiful shot with the non-cat-food on the top. wonderful colours and I like geckos a lot.
bw Astrid



Heidi Bollich, 12.12.2010 at 14:27h

Beautiful shot, Deryck.
Greetings Heidi



JOKIST, 12.12.2010 at 15:15h

+++ SUPER +++

LG Ingrid und Hans



Jutta Grote, 12.12.2010 at 16:40h

Schöne und farbenkräftige Blüte. Mag ich sehr.
LG Jutta



j.a.j.jansen m., 12.12.2010 at 17:07h

Great colours.
Jan.



CsomorLászló, 12.12.2010 at 18:19h

Excellent macro like shot, beautiful colors!
bw
CsL



-anDREas-, 12.12.2010 at 18:33h

+++
vG; Andreas



Gisela Schwede, 12.12.2010 at 19:37h

das ist super!
LG Gisela



Angelika El., 12.12.2010 at 22:01h


It looks so cute, this little animal!!! Wonderful this blossom of the lily with this so beautiful little gecko! He has sooo marvellous colours too!!!

Have a good new week...
Angelika




Barbara Neider, 12.12.2010 at 22:20h

a very nice combination - the gecko in camouflage colours and the lily in coloured glory...
Barbara



adriana lissandrini, 12.12.2010 at 22:36h

Fantastic macro, magnificent colors and light.
Greetings,
Adriana



Fons van Swaal, 12.12.2010 at 23:18h

WONDERFUL SHOT DERYCK......!!!!
Compliments,
F.....



Rebekka D., 12.12.2010 at 23:24h

wonderful he found the most beautiful surroundings to let himself portraiting ;o) Rebekka


Ilidio Fernandes, 12.12.2010 at 23:51h

Excellent , very good shot.


Anca Silvia B., 13.12.2010 at 9:48h

10+
hugs,anca



katy taylor, 13.12.2010 at 9:59h

oh what a beautiful image Deryck!!!!!!!!


Silvia Simonato., 13.12.2010 at 13:36h

Fantástica macro, hermosa flor con simpático visitante!
Saludos Silvia



A. Napravnik, 13.12.2010 at 18:53h

Klasse Makro,
sehr schön beobachtet,
Tolle Bildwirkung
LG Andreas



Odette LEFEBVRE, 14.12.2010 at 0:50h

great shoot!!!!wonderful image


dirk van Appeldorn, 14.12.2010 at 6:13h

just wonderful.... and one has to look twice!
rgds
Dirk



Emir Hadzidervisagic Roki, 14.12.2010 at 8:19h

Un magico macro scatto, bei colori brillanti composizione perfetta, complimenti per i questo ottimo lavoro, tanti sluti...Emir


Christian Rocher, 14.12.2010 at 8:41h

magnifique image très belle couleur jolie composition.
Un grand bravo.
Bonne journée mon ami.
Christian



Florian Clarén, 14.12.2010 at 22:46h

Gallery..!!


Fritz Eichmann, 14.12.2010 at 22:50h

a beautiful shot..Deryck
lg. fritz



Sally Dunn, 17.12.2010 at 12:56h

Catfood!!! I never thought of that! Here cats just eat birds, slow worms, mice, voles and the occasional bat. (poor things) Marvellous colour of the lily, a reminder of summer days!
Hugs
Sally



nyhr, 17.12.2010 at 19:09h

Strong photo. How small the Gecko is. By us feed the cats only mice and birds. Never heard that cats eat geckos. Very interesting.
Greetings, Karin



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  • NIKON D7000
  • 330.0 mm
  • f5.6
  • 1/50
  • ISO 200
  • -1/3EV
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