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Green Frog by Mark Billiau.

Green Frog


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25.05.2010 at 8:00h
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Deep down hidden in the dark reed, I spotted this Green Frog (also known as Common water frog or Edible frog), a striking animal, capable of living both on land and in water.
With its long powerful hind legs, it is the fastest amphibian !
The placement of the large eyes allows the frog to see predators without moving the rest of its body.

Depending on its habitat region, it can be found in various colors : bronze, brown, and different shades of green.
Some very very rare individuals are even……. blue !

Dutch name : Middelste Groene kikker
German name : Teichfrosch
Latin name : Pelophylax kl. esculentus (previous Rana kl. esculenta)

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Anca Silvia B., 25.05.2010 at 8:15h

very good...very good...cheers,anca


Susanne47, 25.05.2010 at 8:27h

Ein tolles Froschportrait Mark, ob's wohl ein Prinz ist ;-))). Grüessli Susanne


Gisèle W., 25.05.2010 at 8:37h

Wat een prachtexemlpaar. Fantastisch, Mark !!
Groetjes, Gisèle



Canan Oner, 25.05.2010 at 9:08h

Beautiful light on this frog..I am very familiar with them :-))
Cheers Mark, have a nice day,
Canan



ELEIRBAG, 25.05.2010 at 9:08h

Klasse!
VLG Gabriele



s. sabine krause, 25.05.2010 at 9:15h

i just love this shot, mark!!! it's not only "documenting the this animal's existence" – making us aware that it's beautiful and "there"! – but presenting it in a very poetic way! looking at it, i understand why he's a popular fairy-tale creature! the dark surroundings and his sad upturned look – very moving! it's a little as though he's got a soul, too ; ))! and this makes me think of kermit's melancholy song "it's not easy being green!" beautiful details in his thick and "bumpy" but also fragile-looking skin! greetings, sabine.


Natalja Dralova, 25.05.2010 at 10:25h

What a beauty! Excellent shot!


Josef Kainz, 25.05.2010 at 12:23h

Sehr schön festgehalten ein klasse Foto
lg. josef



Sylvia Schulz, 25.05.2010 at 12:29h

...kein verwunschener Prinz????
Klasse hast Du den erwischt, die hüpfen auchimmer ganz schnell wieder weg,
es grüßt Dich Sylvia



Christine Ge., 25.05.2010 at 13:17h

Super, Mark! Bin mal wieder begeistert. Die Hautstrukturen sehen hier großartig aus. Sehr schöne Farben!
Gruß Tina



Leo_nid, 25.05.2010 at 13:28h

“Up high, the flies are playing,
And frolicking, and swaying.
The frog thinks: Dance! I know
You'll end up here below.”

Wilhelm Busch (German painter and poet, 1832-1908)

P.S. Terrific light and visual fidelity



Walter Guzmán Ferrel, 25.05.2010 at 13:50h

That's a nice pic, I like the light in it


Ryszard Basta, 25.05.2010 at 15:32h

wspaniale sfotografowane
interesujace swiatlo



Vera Shulga, 25.05.2010 at 16:15h

Excellent!


Gunther Hasler, 25.05.2010 at 17:08h

Ich mag sie gerne, die grünen Teichfrösche!
Interessant die Lichtsituation und die Rückansicht und trotzdem mit einem lebendig wirkenden Auge!
Man meint, gleich hüpft er weg... :-)
Gruß, Gunther



Bruno Rippel, 25.05.2010 at 17:52h

f a n t a s t i s c h !!!
vg Bruno



Bergjäger, 25.05.2010 at 17:55h

Fantastisch!!!
Das Licht, die Farben und die Schärfe sind excellent!!
LG Bergjäger



Vitória Castelo Santos, 25.05.2010 at 18:28h

SUPERSCHÖN
HERRLICHE Aufnahme
LG Vitoria



Hans-Günther Schöner, 25.05.2010 at 19:30h


Bravo,bravo,bravo!

Top Makro !!!

Gruß
Hans-Günther



Wolfgang Rothenbücher, 25.05.2010 at 20:16h

Wunderbare Präsentation.
Gefällt mir sehr gut.
VG
Wolfgang



Deryck, 25.05.2010 at 20:26h

Great shot of the green frog. I bet it took you a while to see him. This is a very beautiful character
Deryck



Wendy de With, 25.05.2010 at 20:29h

Well spotted and good detailed capture of that green frog.
Greetings, Wendy



willy ombret, 25.05.2010 at 20:52h

très bonne macro
compliments
willy ombret



Heinz Janovsky, 25.05.2010 at 21:35h

Ein wunderbares Froschportrait in einem sehr schönen Licht.
Gruß Heinz



Adele Oliver, 25.05.2010 at 21:57h

An excellent well lit and presented portrait of this beautiful frog - I can imagine his soft skin just looking at your image!!
cheers, Adele



Andrea Sagawe, 26.05.2010 at 19:00h

Excellent shot of the frog.

andrea



Nikonjürgen, 26.05.2010 at 19:06h

Sehr gutes Froschbild !
LG Jürgen
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CsomorLászló, 26.05.2010 at 19:08h

The king!
-:))
bw
CsL



Ayse Nalan Yasin, 26.05.2010 at 22:23h

Excellent super photo Mark..
Cheers Ayse



carinart, 27.05.2010 at 10:46h

Wie im Märchen, nur ohne Krönchen!
L.G. Karin



LunA, 1.06.2010 at 15:55h

A very good picture for a green Frog !

greetings Luna



Fons van Swaal, 2.06.2010 at 11:44h

WONDERFUL....................!!!!
Very nice catch Mark....
Greetz,
F...



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