Some photos from South Western Australia

Earlier images, not yet re-categorized. All subject types. Not for new images.

Moderators: rjlittlefield, ChrisR, Chris S., Pau

Marcus
Posts: 3
Joined: Thu Dec 14, 2006 9:20 pm

Some photos from South Western Australia

Post by Marcus »

Here are a two photos I took near Nannup in South Western Australia whilst camping on the weekend.

There were a large number of bees on this particular wildflower
Image

Olympus C5050z, f5, 1/200 sec, ISO 64, 12mm focal length


This tree frog was by the banks of the Blackwood River. It is commonly known as the Motorbike frog because its mating call sounds like a motorbike changing gears. Its scientific name is Litorea Moorei
Image


Nikon Coolpix 5600, f5.4, 1/60 sec, ISO 50, 8mm focal length.

rjlittlefield
Site Admin
Posts: 22449
Joined: Tue Aug 01, 2006 8:34 am
Location: Richland, Washington State, USA
Contact:

Post by rjlittlefield »

Marcus,

Welcome back!

I see the film camera does not yet have you completely in its clutches. :wink:

These are nice shots. I like the arc of bee's wings in the first, and those colors are outrageous on the tree frog. :D

--Rik

crocoite
Posts: 297
Joined: Wed Aug 02, 2006 3:38 am

Re: Some photos from South Western Australia

Post by crocoite »

Marcus wrote:There were a large number of bees on this particular wildflower
Nice shots Marcus. The first looks like a Scottish Thistle so would technically be a "weed" as opposed to a wildflower. We get them here in Tassie too...

Its a while since I've been to Nannup.

cactuspic
Posts: 436
Joined: Tue Dec 26, 2006 8:34 am
Location: Dallas, TX
Contact:

Post by cactuspic »

Great shots Marcus. The frog is unbelievable. Love those eyes.

Irwin

beetleman
Posts: 3578
Joined: Fri Aug 04, 2006 4:19 am
Location: Southern New Hampshire USA

Post by beetleman »

Both photos are great marcus...lots of action in the first one. Looks like he was off to the next flower. What can I say about the frog..beautiful blue eyes, great looking skin....if I were a frog prince...... :wink:
Take Nothing but Pictures--Leave Nothing but Footprints.
Doug Breda

svalley
Posts: 330
Joined: Sun Dec 03, 2006 7:07 pm
Location: Albany, Oregon

Post by svalley »

Nice shots, Marcus! The metallic green and bronze skin on the frog is amazing.
"You can't build a time machine without weird optics"
Steve Valley - Albany, Oregon

Post Reply Previous topicNext topic