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Time to Smile

By Lillian  
Madagascan Ground Gecko wandering around for somewhere to hide...
but no escaping the macro shot!


Another from the macro day with Wild Arena
those eyes !!!

My thanks to you all for all the good wishes and comments yesterday
and now I must get on with processing wedding images as next week off to Cornwall

Lillian

Tags: General Close-up and macro Pets and captive animals Wildlife and nature Madagascan Ground Gecko

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Comments


Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
26 Sep 2012 11:56AM
As good as you were ever going to get it at F16 Lillian, he must have been tiny!

Ade

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RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
26 Sep 2012 11:58AM
Trying to hide but too successfully with you prowling around with your lens, Lillian:
Lovely shot as it peers round the trunk and as you say those eyes are something else.
Beautiful detail and colours.
Ronnie.
debu 6 India
26 Sep 2012 11:58AM
Very nice detailed image.
debu
marktc 5 85 14 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 11:58AM
Simply marvellous Lillian.
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 12:06PM
Perfect composition Lillian - wonderful detail and a lovely smile!! Smile
Ann
26 Sep 2012 12:06PM
Superb Lillian, great detail,
Fred.
ValSaxby Plus
10 145 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 12:34PM
Stunning image Lillian - Your images from this Wild Arena shoot are really brilliant.

Val
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
26 Sep 2012 12:49PM
Excellent close up Lillian, texture and all !! And of course those eyes !!
Ron.
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 12:55PM
Fantastic shot Lillian, superb detail and as you say those eyes !!!!

Hugh
Irishkate Plus
5 33 97 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 12:59PM
It's all about the eyes in this one.
Superb.
KateGrinGrinGrin
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
26 Sep 2012 1:00PM
Love it Lillian a big Ah factor here for this delightful lizard.

I am a bit worried about Nathan! (NDODS) I know he has not been well and I see he has been removed from the site, does any one know if he is all right! if you do know please put our minds at rest.

Regards

Trev.
CaroleS Plus
6 415 3 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 1:11PM
Wonderful eyes and a wonderful smile indeedSmileSmile
Carole
26 Sep 2012 1:27PM
Superb !!

David
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
26 Sep 2012 1:40PM
nothing can hide from your lens very successfully--- a great shot!
26 Sep 2012 1:43PM
Superb image Lillian.....
Sandy
User_Removed 3 4 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 1:52PM
Staring and smiling right at you I wonder if its thinking mmm lunch? Great detail and colourful image. another top photograph. Well done Lillian.
Bob
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 1:56PM
Absolutley Superb LillianGrin
Diane
26 Sep 2012 1:56PM
fine work again Lillian superb detail

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 2:04PM
Yet another stunner!
Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
26 Sep 2012 2:13PM
Smack on the button again, Lillian. Wonderful detail, great macro.

Dave
Mike_Smith Plus
9 290 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 2:18PM
Brilliant shot Lillian
moiral 6 12 Scotland
26 Sep 2012 2:30PM
Superb macro shot Lillian. Moira
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
26 Sep 2012 2:47PM
A brilliant shot, Lillian, and well done on getting him to smile! Wink
Trev Smile
canonfan 6 7 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 2:55PM
Simply superb Lillian
Jim
26 Sep 2012 3:22PM
he looks really intelligent !!!
great omage
Tibetan 4 3 England
26 Sep 2012 3:26PM
Super like it good detail like the eye, awards well deserved, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Maiwand Plus
9 3 71 England
26 Sep 2012 3:44PM

Quote:As good as you were ever going to get it at F16 Lillian, he must have been tiny!

Ade


Cant help but agree with this comment Lillian. Super macro shot.
Ron
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
26 Sep 2012 3:53PM
A beautiful image, Lillian. Carol
SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 4:27PM
Brilliant shot and smile.
God capture Lillian nice detail lovely colour.

John
danbrann Plus
11 616 17
26 Sep 2012 5:02PM
Yes a cracker Lillian.
graceland 11 2.5k 2 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 5:16PM
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26 Sep 2012 5:39PM
Brilliant shot Lillian. well done.

John Smile
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 6:02PM
Top notch image Lillian.
Brian
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
26 Sep 2012 6:07PM
Beautiful selective focus on the head and that's where it really matters Lillian,
Geoff.
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
26 Sep 2012 7:06PM
First class photography Lillian.

Albert
Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 7:45PM
Thank You everyone, and to Val, David, and Eric for your UA's and to David for the GEA and so pleased
The F16 was what I was instructed to use due to the small Gecko here and had to stand back from him most of the time
this had to be the hardest of all the macro creatures I photographed.Smile
Lillian
26 Sep 2012 8:10PM
Superb macro Lillian..Lin
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 8:12PM
Its yet another superb macro shot Lillian. Huge eyes and great smile.
Ray
pdcche 5 4 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 8:13PM
Great close up Lillian, Peter..
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
26 Sep 2012 9:07PM
The eyes are wonderful Lillian.
Joan.
jdinne 13 16 England
26 Sep 2012 9:30PM
Brilliant Lillian that eye is excellent. Superb detailed capture.

John
paskinmj 7 11 1 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 10:06PM
Can't improve this one Lillian. Simply perfect.
Matt
26 Sep 2012 10:17PM
Excellent. Love the eyes. Great close up. Elaine
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
26 Sep 2012 10:33PM
good detail and eye contact
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
26 Sep 2012 11:42PM
Good tight head shot Lillian.
Super shot.
Mick.
PhillipMinnis 6 94 4 Australia
27 Sep 2012 6:48AM
Another incredible image, Lillian! Congratulations on the GEA!


Cheers

Phil
Ray42 8 3 England
27 Sep 2012 8:06AM

Quote:Beautiful selective focus on the head and that's where it really matters Lillian,
Geoff.


I quite agree
Richsr Plus
9 90 222 England
27 Sep 2012 8:48AM
Good details and colours in this Lillian
Regards Richard
SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
27 Sep 2012 10:27AM
Oh, he's very handsome. Smile
Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 11:40AM
Stunning shot! Wonderful little creature and you've done him justice! Grin
IB
howdog Plus
7 25 1 United Kingdom
27 Sep 2012 5:49PM
Lillian Stunning work as always Smile
Iain
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
29 Sep 2012 8:24PM
Brilliant detail and clarity especially in the eye
annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
30 Sep 2012 11:25PM
what a mesmerizing eye!

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