Nature pictures of the summer 2010

Challenge #1 in the Nature Photography series. Hosted by rainer_de.
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Nature pictures of the summer 2010. Including Fauna and Flora pictures. No Human Portraits please.
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Baby Gator Catches Bug
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I was watching this baby Alligator (approx 14" long) learning to be a big gator in the swamp marsh. It tried to catch a small frog but could not get that. Then suddenly it came up with a cicada insect which mad a nice snack.
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Submitted: Tuesday, 10th August, 2010 21:16 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 7th August, 2010
Focal length: 420 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
Aperture: F6.3
ISO: 400
Notes: Image taken as jpeg with minimal post processing.
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