Reptiles

Challenge #3 in the Nature series. Hosted by Valterj.
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Warming up After A Drizzle
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I came across this unidentified desert reptile while hiking a slot canyon. A light rain made the colors stand out on the rocks, and the lower temperatures seemed to make this lizard a little slow, letting me approach as the animal was apparently trying to warm himself.
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Submitted: Monday, 1st June, 2009 21:32 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 6th August, 2008
Focal length: 226 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
Notes: Handheld, no filters or flash. A bit hard on PP I think, but oh well.
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