Iguana on the rock in the ruins of Tulum in Mexico. Clearly, an experienced model, he waited for me to get the shot right.

Nikon D5000
Tamron AF 18-270mm VC macro lens

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Valerie Rosen is a social documentary photographer, best recognized for her evocative portraiture from the streets of India and Nepal. She and her camera gear are currently based in her native Montreal, Canada, working as a freelance portrait and events photographer and private photography coach. Please send a bubblemail for inquiries. Thanks for visiting!

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  • JaniceMachado
    JaniceMachadoalmost 4 years ago

  • thank you, janice! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Gary Gurr
    Gary Gurralmost 4 years ago

    I don’t think I would want a hug from Iggy!!! Great shot Val, but these professional models do make work a lot easier!

  • oh come on, he looks friendly! lol! yes, i used a good agency this time! :-)) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 4 years ago

  • thank you, ray! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Kylie  Sheahen
    Kylie Sheahenalmost 4 years ago

    He looks a little scary, great capture Val! :))

  • nah, that’s just a front! he’s cuddly teddy bear inside! lol! :-)) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Abby Deakin
    Abby Deakinalmost 4 years ago

    Stunning :)

  • thank you so much, abby! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

    KOKOPEDALalmost 4 years ago

    Nice one Val

  • thanks, richard! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • heatherfriedman
    heatherfriedmanalmost 4 years ago

    Good capture! I shall name him “Iggy”!! lol!! xoxox

  • lol!

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Normf
    Normfalmost 4 years ago

    He is indeed, gotta love these reptiles!

  • yes! such characters! thanks, norm! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • Danica Radman
    Danica Radmanalmost 4 years ago

    oh my

  • i know! they were everywhere in these ruins! such characters! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • rasim1
    rasim1almost 4 years ago

    Great capture.

  • thank you, rasim! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

  • thank you, rasim! :-) val

    – Valerie Rosen

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