Frog in the bathroom ...

posted on 28th of november, 2011

On a recent work trip I opted to leave the toliet for Sebastian, a Green Tree Frog who I named after it seemed he wasn't hopping away. He spent his time either right in the bowl itself or under the rim. I found moths around the outdoor lights which he gladly ate in exchange for some very natural and capable modeling.

The arrangement meant that I was not able to use my toliet but was a small price to pay for some of the shots I was able to get.

I had with me a flash head and cord as well as an extension tube which meant I could get some close to macro shots.

I had with me a few clips which helped to setup some foliage in his makeshift rainforest and provide a nice backdrop for some shots.

You can get some unexpected opportunities for shots when traveling so it pays to be open minded and prepared...

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Posted by Scottysally2 on December 01, 2011
Great roommate! Made an excellent model, these are beautiful images. :)
Posted by Nero67 on November 30, 2011
Beautiful images!!!
Posted by Bevanward on November 29, 2011
Thanks everyone for the kind comments!!! He was a special little friend that made a work trip more enjoyable. Good luck with your sales Bevan

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I moved to Adelaide, Australia in 1978 from Auckland, New Zealand, as a child. Raised in Townsville, North Queensland, I left home to work in Central Australia where I first became interested in photography as a field geologist. From there I took a role in Johannesburg, South Africa, returned to Australia to marry, moved to Santiago, spent five years there in the capital of Chile and since have moved back to Brisbane, Australia where I am now based. I live with my wife of eight years and our three year old son. I have spent the past 10 years travelling all over the world and as part of my trav... [Read more]

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