Stick Around

by Stefan Puffer September. 23, 2019 504 views

Because green tree frogs frighten easy I didn't handle my new found friend for long. He or she was hanging around at work in an area which is not the safest place for an amphibian to be.

After moving to a more frog friendly area out of harms way I was able to snap a few photos using my new Canon 100mm f/2.8 lens. Macro photography is new to me and I'm finding out that it's not all that easy. Shallow depth of field and wind are two of the things I find myself having to contend with. Luckily this little guy held still long enough for me to capture a few photos before hopping off.

When you find little critters like this help them out if they need it. If they don't then grab your camera and share your photos so that we too may enjoy them.

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Antonio Gil 1 year, 8 months ago

Well done

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Camellia Staab 1 year, 8 months ago

Cute, cute guy and I believe you have done a very good job of capturing him with your new lens. I especially like # 4 because of the angle and the fact that your finger is showing, giving an insight of how small this guy really is.

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Berckmans Peter 1 year, 8 months ago

Very good,cute fellow. What aparture you used?

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Stefan Puffer Replied to Berckmans Peter 1 year, 8 months ago


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Berckmans Peter Replied to Stefan Puffer 1 year, 8 months ago

I find the dof just good on this setting

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Stefan Puffer Replied to Berckmans Peter 1 year, 8 months ago

I wanted to stop down further but a storm cloud just covered the sun and I lost a lot of light.  Had the ISO at 400 and didn't want to go too high.

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Jay Boggess 1 year, 8 months ago

What a cutie! Nice camera work!

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Bethany Plonski 1 year, 8 months ago

Fantastic! What a cute little guy, captured with such nice detail.

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