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Hatching baby tortoise by Michael Brewer
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We have a turtle garden in our backyard where our Grecian tortoises crawl around a big space filled with strawberries and all the things they like to eat. They usually eggs in the summer and come fall the babies hatch. I caught this one in the act.

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life, baby, new, egg, turtle, birth, shell, tortoise, born, tiny, hatch, hatching, grecian, birthing, break through

Michael Brewer is a world traveling artist who combines his passion for photography, writing, art, history, spirituality, nature and adventure as his explores the wonders of our beautiful planet.
Check out his website at www.michaelbrewerphotos.com

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  • Lolabud
    Lolabudabout 4 years ago

    How very cute!! How many tortoise do you have? I always pick up the Eastern box turtles trying to cross the road before they get creamed and release them in our blackberry patch.

  • Hi Pam,
    We have 4 adult Hermanes Hermanes Grecian tortoises; 2 males, 2 females. One male is 65 years old! Then we have 5 babies from 1-3 years old. We also have in another area, 2 Eastern box turtles (raised in captivity). I love them because they look a lot like those we knew from LI.

    – Michael Brewer

  • peabody00
    peabody00about 4 years ago

    What a great shot. I love turtles.

  • Thanks…me too!

    – Michael Brewer

  • nadinecreates
    nadinecreatesabout 4 years ago

    Amazing moment!

  • Thanks Nadine…helps to have the eggs in an incubator so you can be there at the right moment…

    – Michael Brewer

  • Gene Praag
    Gene Praagabout 4 years ago

  • Lois  Bryan
    Lois Bryanabout 4 years ago

    AWWWWWW!!!!!!!! What an incredible beautiful capture!!!!!!!! LOVE the short dof … so so so pretty!!!!!

  • mttmaliha
    mttmalihaabout 4 years ago

    Michael!! Great moment to see and well done by you!! Wonderful

  • donnamcondida
    donnamcondidaabout 4 years ago

    Adorable, and fantastic capture!!

  • Sharksladie
    Sharksladieabout 4 years ago

    aw- incredible~!! Never seen such a thing, thanks for sharing!

  • Carol and Mike Werner
    Carol and Mike...about 4 years ago

    Great capture and good luck to the little guy.

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