davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins

Land Crab

This land crab offered the best chance for a portrait of the animal. The green door is within the grounds of Garden Cottage, high up on Green Mountain, Ascensio...
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This land crab offered the best chance for a portrait of the animal. The green door is within the grounds of Garden Cottage, high up on Green Mountain, Ascension Island up on the only human made cloud forest in the world.
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17 Comments | Report
moremdm PRO+
 
moremdm January 21, 2016
Beautiful shot!
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Thanks, really appreciate the feedback.
ElenaRK
 
ElenaRK January 23, 2016
I like this one better with the vignette and darker colors.
Great job!
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Thanks, really appreciate the feedback. I agree Ive processed this version a little better, wasn't sure at first but it's grown on me.
terrysigns13
 
terrysigns13 January 23, 2016
Agreed! This is TOO GOOD !!!!
Great color and what a face!
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Thanks, really appreciate the feedback.
edandaniphone Premium
 
edandaniphone January 23, 2016
Awesome.
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Thanks.
jeffpudlinski PRO+
 
jeffpudlinski January 23, 2016
Insane shot! was this staged?
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Not staged, just lucky, this is on Green Mountain National Park on Ascension Island where loads of theseland crabs live. The door is in the gardens of an old royal marine barracks. I just happened on this crab stood in the perfect position.
Ccope
 
Ccope January 23, 2016
I love the contrast of colors in this shot!
davidianhiggins
davidianhiggins January 23, 2016
Thanks C.
coranne67
 
coranne67 January 26, 2016
Great shot! Right place, right time, what photography is all about.
deborahschillbach PRO+
 
deborahschillbach January 27, 2016
This is great!!!! Beautiful colors. How did you get him to pose LOL :0
IrinaPopovaPhotography
 
IrinaPopovaPhotography January 27, 2016
Love that contrast !
andrevondeling
 
andrevondeling January 27, 2016
Love the colors and composition!
julie_cavell
 
julie_cavell February 02, 2016
Gteat shot
ovosphotography
 
ovosphotography February 20, 2016
cool!
EdCorrea
 
EdCorrea February 20, 2016
Nice colors, great photo
18ricco PRO+
 
18ricco February 29, 2016
great shoot guarding the door...lol.... great detail!!!
Joanna101
 
Joanna101 March 21, 2016
I've never seen such a good-looking crab! Great color against the door and perfect symmetry.
Jasonboydduncan
 
Jasonboydduncan April 12, 2016
Colour & Composition is brilliant
nikonster24
 
nikonster24 July 13, 2016
Beautiful colors. He's gotta cute face.. :-)
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