Challenge of Challenges 2009

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Welcome to the 2009 'Challenge of Challenges.' This challenge has been compiled from all the year's challenge-winning entries to help select the dpreview.com Picture of the Year. If you've been as impressed as we have by the quality of submissions and the imagination of the challenge hosts, make sure you show it by voting and helping to choose 2009's best challenge-winning image.
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Extincion es por siempre
by rdspear
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The classic red-eye tree frog, captured near La Paz, Costa Rica. With only 0.03% of the world's land area, Costa Rica contains an estimated 4% of the world's total species and is among the top 20 countries in biodiversity. But as El Sapo Dorado reminds us - extinction is forever.
This entry was originally submitted to the Wild Creatures: Amphibians challenge.
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Submitted: Sunday, 1st November, 2009 01:06 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 3rd December, 2006
Focal length: 100 mm
Shutter speed: 1/200 sec
Aperture: F11
ISO: 400
Notes: Handheld, 430EX flash
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