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Don't be deceived...this youngster has a bite...and a bite that can draw blood
and he won't let go...will he Angi?


This is for you that contacted me over the past few day's...it's really meant a lot..

A Tokay Gecko from a macro day with Angi

Sorry not to be around too much, you will understand
but am trying to play catch up

Again I thank you all
you are such good friends

Lillian

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 5D MkIII
Lens:EF100mm F/2.8 Macro USM
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:30 Oct 2012 - 4:32 PM
Focal Length:100mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/2.8
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/100sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Manual
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:Tokay Gecko
Username:Lillian Lillian
Uploaded:12 Nov 2012 - 9:08 AM
Tags:Close-up / macro, General, Pets / captive animals, Tokay gecko
Votes:Voting Disabled

Comments

morpheus1955
morpheus1955 e2 Member 8morpheus1955 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:21 AM

Good morning Lillian, WOW what a fantastic shot, superb detail and the colours are quite amazing, beautifully captured

Hugh

Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes e2 Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:28 AM

A very special animal in very special colours, no hiding for this one, sits out against the background and seems proud of his colours.

Dougie

Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
12 Nov 2012 - 9:36 AM

Super image Lillian, like the colour and detail,
Fred.

nealie
nealie e2 Member 3nealie vcard
12 Nov 2012 - 9:56 AM

What an image this is. Perfection.

John

WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41122 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England137 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:10 AM

And a wow from me as well. Wonderful colour and clarity, Lillian.

Dave

surfinsurveyor
surfinsurveyor e2 Member 7697 forum postssurfinsurveyor vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:13 AM

Wow. Amazing vivid colours and so much detail. GrinGrin

Keith

RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5143 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:17 AM

Superb shot of this colourful character, Lillian, the detail fantastic and with the black b/g he is displaying to perfection.
Ronnie.

digital_boi
12 Nov 2012 - 10:38 AM

a fine capture fine texture and colour Lillian a nice crsip sharp capture ...used to get them in my bedroom in indonesia and yes they can be vicious

have a better week

Graham

rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:38 AM

Superb detail Lillian. Colourful reptile.
Ron.

CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8147 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:52 AM

What a beautiful critter, Lillian, despite his bite Smile Carol

sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:15 AM

amazing colour and a stunning little critter too

LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom99 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:24 AM

Aaaaaaaaaaargh, so miffed that Angi had to cancel when it was my turn!

Superb image as always.

Last Modified By LynneJoyce at 12 Nov 2012 - 11:25 AM
SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64840 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:31 AM

Gorgeous colour.
x

Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom76 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:44 AM

Before joining EPZ I didn't know these creatures at all.
Can't believe the amazing colours and variety. Didn't know they bite!
Stunning.
KateGrinGrinGrin

marktc
marktc e2 Member 459 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:46 AM

Marvellous Lillian, thinking of you as always!

ValSaxby
ValSaxby e2 Member 9140 forum postsValSaxby vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 11:48 AM

Superb shot Lillian - hope you are ok.

Really looking forward to the 3rd December.

Val

EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:48 AM

Those colours are just amazing as are the wonderful details and textures.

Good to see you back with us. Missed you!

Ann

helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7338 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:49 AM

This stands out so well against the black background Lillian - seems to me as if he is hugging a wooden copy of himself WinkWinkWink
Helen

andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 11:58 AM

fantastic detail and colour lillian a stunner top shot Wink
andy

achieverswales
achieverswales e2 Member 4achieverswales vcard Wales101 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 12:13 PM

Great capture Lillian, They do bite and are very fast.


Regards

Trev.

TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 12:13 PM

What wonderful colours and detail. Top notch work here, Lillian, as we've come to expect from you Wink
Trev Smile

canonfan
canonfan e2 Member 4canonfan vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 12:48 PM

A stunning image with lots of detail Lillian
Jim

CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 441 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 1:01 PM

You always seem to have to watch the ones with the smile! Its colour does say 'warning' though. An excellent capture with superb detail.
Best wishes
Carole

fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 1:21 PM

Fabulous colours and detail in this stunning capture.

Albert

AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 5192 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 1:25 PM

Glad you're back - I missed you and your images! Superb detail in this little chap and I love his colourful skin! From the look on his face he looks as if he's contemplating his next bite!
Ann

rayme330
rayme330 e2 Member 3rayme330 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 1:27 PM

Just so much stunning detail and colour Lillian your images are always a pleasure to view.

Ray

Misty56
Misty56 e2 Member 6Misty56 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 2:52 PM

Great shot Lillian, super colours

mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 3:29 PM

Tremendous colours Lillian.
And I am sure he has a smile on his face.
Does he think he is sitting on a female Gecko perhaps !!
Mick.

JohnChambersPhotography

Detail, colour, lighting, it's a wow, Lillian. top marks indeed.

John

Billyray
Billyray e2 Member 770 forum postsBillyray vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 4:28 PM

Yet another excellent shot Lillian, great to see you back.

Tremendous colours Lillian. And I am sure he has a smile on his face.
Does he think he is sitting on a female Gecko perhaps !!
Mick.

Is this the real reason Angi was bitten?

Ray

saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44302 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 4:30 PM

Helen beat me to it...I too thought he was sitting on a wooden copy of himself.
So, not as innocent as he appears...a bite to remember...I can see him saying, "What? Moi?"

Malc

johnjones
johnjones  5 England
12 Nov 2012 - 5:23 PM

Wow what colour and detail in Gecko and log excellent.
jj

Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 8Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 5:45 PM

Stunning capture Lillian.
Ron

lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 6:00 PM

What a gorgeous image Lillian, love the colours, and such wonderful textures too.

John Smile

taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 6:29 PM

Quite a lovely creature!

PattiW
PattiW e2 Member 9PattiW vcard United States2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:21 PM

Fantastic capture of this exquisite creature, Patti SmileSmileSmile

Ruthannette
Ruthannette e2 Member 7Ruthannette vcard England
12 Nov 2012 - 7:31 PM

A coat of many colours.. lovely image Lillian, excellent colour and I love his big feet. Will ring tomorrow evening.

Ruth

SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:46 PM

Wow what a cute chap he is and so pretty. Hope you've still got all your fingers.

netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2214 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 7:48 PM

A great one again from you,Beautiful coloured with brilliant detail
NettaSmile

danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10497 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:05 PM

So colourful But I still would not like to meet it whilst out walking.

carper123
carper123 e2 Member 3120 forum postscarper123 vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:12 PM

Absolutely stunning, Lillian, luv the composition, the colours and subject matter are spot on, the detail is incredible.
Well done.
Darryl. SmileSmileSmile

pamelajean
pamelajean Critique Team 8831 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1638 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:13 PM

Wonderful colour and detail, Lillian, I will look at him but won't touchTongue!
Hope all is well with you.

Brian65
Brian65 e2 Member 5Brian65 vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 8:20 PM

Wow! what a wonderful shot Lillian, love the detail and colours.
Brian

gary_d
gary_d e2 Member 7576 forum postsgary_d vcard Wales13 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 8:59 PM

Pin sharp Lillian, a beauty, I have recently upgraded to the same camera as you.

gary

thedon1941
thedon1941 e2 Member 2thedon1941 vcard United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 - 9:33 PM

Beautiful image Lilian. Superb colours and detail. Don

sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:54 PM

Wonderful colours and detail lillan another superb shot..Lin

pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 8319 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 9:59 PM

great photo, they move pretty fast when you dont want them to as well

TONKSPHOTO
TONKSPHOTO e2 Member 4TONKSPHOTO vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 Nov 2012 - 10:50 PM

Spot on Lillian.......Regards .....John

AnnJ
AnnJ e2 Member 3AnnJ vcard Scotland
12 Nov 2012 - 10:55 PM

This is superb! Ann.

Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
12 Nov 2012 - 11:18 PM

Lovely would love one like that! smashing shot Lillian, well done you detail is splendid, Regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin you show them how its doneWink

fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 9:13 AM

Wonderful detail and colour on this beaut capture.

Lavina

NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
13 Nov 2012 - 9:10 PM

Another beauty Lillian.

Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
14 Nov 2012 - 5:18 AM

He's so very beautiful I'd chance a bite or two... Grin
Fist class focus and a lovely image presented. IB

annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
14 Nov 2012 - 7:48 PM

what a beauty.. fantastic shot , beautiful colours.

Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8247 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Nov 2012 - 6:04 PM

Tremendous detail and colours here Lillian, I hope you were not the one who got bitten!
Quote: Pin sharp Lillian, a beauty, I have recently upgraded to the same camera as you.

gary

You may have Durb but your photos will never be as good though!WinkTongue

Last Modified By Glostopcat at 16 Nov 2012 - 6:04 PM
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