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Gafanhoto - Gerês Series 15

Posted by
Arco-Íris (Leiria, Portugal) on 29 March 2009 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

A minha viagem pelo Parque Nacional Peneda-Gerês.

Canon EOS 350D 1/250 second F/6.3 ISO 400 55 mm

Linerberry from Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

WOW! I had to look closely but now I see him!!!

29 Mar 2009 5:45am

jamesy from christchurch, New Zealand

Wow what great camouflage. beautifully captured and well spotted

29 Mar 2009 6:41am

EYES WIDE SHUT from The library of my soul, United Kingdom

Marvellous camouflage. A lovely shot

29 Mar 2009 7:41am

Craig from Vacaville, California, United States

Hidden in plain sight! Excellent!

29 Mar 2009 8:23am

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A nice catch !

29 Mar 2009 9:17am

Nilla from Continent: Europe, Sweden

I didn´t see anything at first....
Wonderful green and yellow picture.

29 Mar 2009 9:17am

Jean-François from Les Issambres, France

magnifiques couleurs ! wow

29 Mar 2009 11:21am

Jenny from United Kingdom

He is beautiful! A tiny leaf with legs. :-) Lovely image.

29 Mar 2009 11:57am

Eleftheria from Athens, Greece


29 Mar 2009 1:32pm

marie from perth, Australia

Hi this is a great shot. The little insect is definately well camouflaged, but the flower you have captured is truyl gorgous too. Double whammy....... well done.

29 Mar 2009 1:46pm

Sérgio Aires from Portugal

Muito bonito este "undercover".

29 Mar 2009 2:42pm

don from Spokane, United States

It took me a while to see the real subject of this shot! :-) This is a fine close up of this fellow who blends in with his surroundings so well. Nice one.

29 Mar 2009 2:56pm

alex from Portugal

pequenino e verde... com uma camuflagem impressionante... e um roerdor eximio.. ;) cores bem captadas...

29 Mar 2009 4:08pm

marc battault from clermont ferrand, France

uma boa proxy fotografia, grande nitidez sobre o grilo! e belamente em um composto natural!
beijos Ana Lucia!

29 Mar 2009 4:55pm

@marc battault: merci marc.

Rags from Plano, United States

Isn't nature interesting? Thank you for this neat image.

29 Mar 2009 5:08pm

L.Reis from Portugal

...e que bem disfarçado que ele está :D

29 Mar 2009 5:13pm

kerfendal from Paris, France

great pic which show the magical power of nature

29 Mar 2009 6:04pm

Sepehr from Isfahan, Iran

Wow..Nice Shot!

29 Mar 2009 8:53pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Looks like a critter we called a Katie Did when I was a kid. That's what my grandfather called them and I have ever since. Cool shot with the big yellow flowers in the background.

29 Mar 2009 11:49pm

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

Great camouflage!

30 Mar 2009 12:15am

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

You have found a nice insect which is the exact same color than the leaf.

30 Mar 2009 12:50am

lydia from Paris, France

Great shot!

30 Mar 2009 3:58am

Mirza Ahmad from Thames Ditton, United Kingdom

Nicely tucked away .....

1 Apr 2009 9:16am

Canon EOS 350D
1/250 second
ISO 400
55 mm