A male Eastern Box Turtle is unsure about proceeding forward, as he faces the camera.
Taken in the Pine Barrens of Southern New Jersey.
July 31, 2008
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Paul is an avid nature enthusiast, bible scholar, astronomer, astrophotographer and has been a planetarium operator/lecturer at The Robert J. Novins Planetarium.
Paul’s nature photography includes Wildlife, Atmospheric Optics , Sunsets, the Pine Barrens and various other objects pertaining to hidden beauty found in nature.

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  • mikrin
    mikrinalmost 6 years ago

    Wonderful capture! what a neat little critter!!

  • Thanks, I was fascinated by his colors that were very bright.

    – Paul Gitto

  • Ginger  Barritt
    Ginger Barrittalmost 6 years ago

    We have some similar interests I see!!!!

  • Paul Gitto
    Paul Gittoalmost 6 years ago

    Yeah! lol

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