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Fruits of their Labour

By SteveMackay  
Mating Common Frogs, they look quite pleased with their work!, but the reality is that the spawn is from many different Frogs, i'm amazed at how red the Females became at this time! (and it makes me laugh, that she looks far less pleased than the smaller male LOL), this is a very small pond (4x3 ft perhaps?), but the whole surface was covered with Frogspawn.

Thanks for looking, cheers

With a big thanks to Pete, Gareth and Diggeo for your awards on my last pic, it's really appreciated!!!SmileSmile

Tags: Wildlife Nature Spring Eggs Frogs Mating Spawn Common frog Wildlife and nature

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ColleenA Plus
4 322 4 Australia
5 Nov 2013 1:24PM
She was definitely blushing BlushBlush...what an amazing image...that pond will we overrun by little frogs soon...

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Chinga Plus
6 3 1 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2013 1:33PM
Excellent shot! Enjoy my user award for such a good image!
IB
Maiwand Plus
10 3 72 England
5 Nov 2013 2:28PM
She was definitely blushing BlushBlush...what an amazing image...that pond will we overrun by little frogs soon...

I should think the poor old gel had every reason to blush Steve. That lens of yours was peering in just about as close as possible !!!! A great shot.
Ron
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
5 Nov 2013 3:31PM
An excellent close-up.
Greyheron 14 282 7 England
5 Nov 2013 5:27PM
Superb detail and light Steve - certainly don't need much water to have fun with the frogs…!!!

Mike
6 Nov 2013 12:18AM
truly amazing capture.
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
6 Nov 2013 8:54PM
Looks even better off the black bg option Steve.Smile
Brian.
8 Nov 2013 9:30AM
Thanks for comments and votes, it's really appreciated!!!SmileSmile

With a special thanks to Chinga and Cookie_Monster for your User Awards, many cheers!!!SmileSmileSmile

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