Green Frog

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Green Frog

Not sure why but there are times when frogs are very approachable. This green frog was at the close focus limit of my 300mm zoom range. About five feet, I would guess. The successive clicks of the shutter didn’t even make it bat an eyelash (so to speak). I was expecting it to jump any moment and actually lost patience when after many minutes it just sat there staring back at the diaphragm. I was completely taken by the golden iris these otherwise really homely creatures sport. .   Nikon D300, Nikkor 28-300mm @300mm, f5.6, 1/1600s, ISO1250. Oka Nature Park, Montreal. June 2011...

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