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President Roosevelt's Microphone
Sumba Hornbill
Sailing sport on Balaton Lake
Sailing boat on Lake Balaton
Whimsical abode in Marie Antoinette's Hamlet
Rose window of Notre Dame Cathedral
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Getting dark
Waking up the king and the queen
Piazza de Duomo
Satanic Leaf Tailed Gecko (Uroplatus phantasticus)
sunset cottages, Truro, Cape Cod, MA
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Skinny Dip
Dancing queens
Climatic change in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Golden Hour
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Satanic Leaf Tailed Gecko (Uroplatus phantasticus)

After 2 days walking through the Ranomafana rainforest with my 2 guides and one spotter, we finally found the long waited Uroplatus phantasticus! This was an incredible moment for me as this was one of the stellar specimens in my Madagascar trip wishlist. It was incredible to find it in nature, as this gecko is a truly master of disguise, with a body that superbly mimics a dead leaf.But I was trekking with the best guides, and they have the eye to spot almost EVERYTHING!

TAGS: Camera, Canon, Gecko, Jungle, Madagascar, Rainforest

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© nicolas reusens.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2014
Total Views: 181
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 29, 2014, 8:05 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/59
Aperture: f10
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PHOTO LOCATION Ranomafana, Madagascar