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Lens: DA* 60-250 Camera: K5 Photo Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta ISO: 100 Shutter Speed: 1/60s Aperture: F8 
Posted By: daacon, 05-02-2013, 08:43 PM

Frogs eat mosquito larvae and baby mosquitoes, but not adult mosquitoes. This was with the Pentax 1.7 TC attached approx focal length of 425 and a pretty heavy crop.

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Now that is an excellent shot and timing was perfect. I'm jealous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Great timing Dave. JIM
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Great catch of the Frog Rider.

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Now that is an excellent shot and timing was perfect. I'm jealous!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Thanks EM means a lot when you are jelous

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Great timing Dave. JIM
Thanks Jim - ummm was it patience and tracking the mosquitoe for hours while he landed on the frog or blind luck We'll never know haah (but you could guess)

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Great catch of the Frog Rider.
Thanks Bob he appears to have a Ticket to Ride
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Oh my! This is a terrific capture!! Great work Dave... wonderful image.
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Aaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhh... the balance of the wild. The hunter becomes the hunted. Great shot, Dave!
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A very excellent capture Dave.It deserves a lobster tail or two.--charliezap

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Oh my! This is a terrific capture!! Great work Dave... wonderful image.
Thanks Tess appreciate the kind words

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Aaaaaaaaaaaaahhhhh... the balance of the wild. The hunter becomes the hunted. Great shot, Dave!
Thanks Gary - indeed a roll reversal.

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A very excellent capture Dave.It deserves a lobster tail or two.--charliezap
Thanks Charlie - I am soooooooooooooooooo IN !
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