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Wordless Wednesday (macro edition)

Hooded Warbler

Hooded Warbler

 

Common Flicker

 

Common Flicker (belly)

 

Flicker Wing

 

Common Flicker (wing)

 

frog eye

 

Bull Frog

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19 responses

  1. Corey

    Great shots…especially the frog.

    20 June 2007 at 7:53 pm

  2. Stop!-You’re going to break the camera lens-Seriously though-excellent photos.

    20 June 2007 at 8:07 pm

  3. These are amazing macros Tom!! Does the black part of the frog’s eyes get larger and smaller like our pupils do? I love the gold in its eyes!

    20 June 2007 at 8:09 pm

  4. Oh, my goodness Mon@rch, these are perfectly wonderful! My pick is the flicker belly.

    20 June 2007 at 8:10 pm

  5. Gorgeous! I taught my students about Frogs today. They were MOST impressed by the Poisonous Dart Frog but also liked that frogs don’t blink but just have a membrane that cleans off their eye. Anything gross is greatly appreciated by 2nd graders!

    Those macros are spectacular!

    20 June 2007 at 8:16 pm

  6. Oh, man, those were such cool pictures. I love being able to see the feathers close up. More please!

    20 June 2007 at 9:09 pm

  7. Wonderful images.

    20 June 2007 at 9:51 pm

  8. You need to give me lessons on using macro. I try, but get nothing like your results. Of course, I don’t have birds in hand either!

    20 June 2007 at 9:59 pm

  9. You’re the best, Tom. Even if I had a bird in hand, I’d screw up the photos. These are excellent! Have you ever thought of submitting your photos to a magazine?

    20 June 2007 at 10:06 pm

  10. It’s just amazing to see the perfection of nature up close like that. The colors and the perfect patterns. We are so very small…

    21 June 2007 at 6:59 am

  11. winterwoman

    Wanna put some of these in our next exhibit? Talk to Sarah. She’s working on a wall where you see a closeup, then another shot pulled back… These would be fabulous in the exhibit!

    21 June 2007 at 7:15 am

  12. Marg

    they would be fabulous in an exhibit!
    talk to sarah ;D

    Love them all!

    21 June 2007 at 9:34 am

  13. Beautiful photos highlighting patterns and colors in nature. Especially like the bird eye – how neatly it is surrounded by feathers.

    21 June 2007 at 11:08 am

  14. WOW.

    21 June 2007 at 3:46 pm

  15. Wow, very nice pictures!

    21 June 2007 at 5:21 pm

  16. Amazing details that allow me to really study these subjects you have captured brilliantly.

    21 June 2007 at 8:28 pm

  17. Grace

    I love the flicker belly–one spot per feather. Who would think that a bulgy frog’s eye would be so beautiful?

    22 June 2007 at 6:37 pm

  18. Wow!

    23 June 2007 at 3:09 am

  19. Thanks everyone! I will try to do this again here in the future!

    23 June 2007 at 11:31 pm

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