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Frogs

25 Sep

Frog

It happened last night.

The days are cooler now with the exception of this weekend. And the evenings are wonderful. I saddled Carter and rode for a half hour. He became nervous of the tripod and the reflector disc that my husband was carrying around in the yard while photographing in what little daylight remained. Furthermore, the neighbors down the road were shooting their guns. I don’t know what they were shooting exactly but it sounded like cannons. The horse didn’t spook too badly. The red backpack sitting on the steps to the porch certainly made him nervous. We have a lot of work to do to bomb proof him. It does not take much to train him since he’s been there before. He’s been “on vacation” for a year.

After it became dark, we walked to the pond with a flashlight, the camera and tripod. The purpose was to capture anything we could that comes out at night. In the photo above you will see our success. It is far more easier to shoot frogs at night.

There is more. I will share another time.

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7 Comments

Posted by on September 25, 2009 in Photography

 

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7 responses to “Frogs

  1. lynnwiles

    September 25, 2009 at 7:15 am

    great shot of a great animal.

     
  2. wildstorm

    September 25, 2009 at 7:15 am

    Thank you Lynn!

     
  3. burstmode

    September 25, 2009 at 8:24 am

    Reminds me of bluestocking…she does this a lot.

     
  4. Anna Surface

    September 25, 2009 at 6:48 pm

    Oh what a great shot! 🙂

     
  5. Doug

    September 26, 2009 at 8:27 am

    If I tried that here I would likely 1) get arrested for night stalking, or 2) get mugged 🙂

    But it would be worth a try.

     
  6. wildstorm

    September 26, 2009 at 8:56 am

    Doug, it helps when the pond is on your own property. However, I am sure there are places you can find that…..well, if I see your story in the news, I’ll know what happened!

     
  7. aisfamilygreen

    October 2, 2009 at 1:04 am

    Wow, its an interested photos… a best shots!

     

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