There is a strange fascination for me in the markings and textures of crocodiles. I think it stems from the fact that they seem so ugly and have such a terrible reputation, yet up close beauty can be found. I couldn’t resist the amazing textures, colours and patterns on this crocodile.
Abstracted image of the [closed] eye of an
Australian Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus)
Cairns Tropical Zoo
Cairns, Australia. 2008.
Canon EOS 400D
Canon EF 28-80mm f/3.5-5.6 USM
f/5.6, 1/250s, ISO 200
RAW. Moderate saturation increase in PS.
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