Nikon D80, Nikkor AF-S ED DX 18-200mm VR lens at f5.6, Program: AE, ISO 200, 200mm.

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A resident of the Mediation Pond at The Monks of New Skete located in the Taconic Mountains outside the village of Cambridge, NY USA

John has had a camera in front of his face for the better part of 60 years and will continue until he gets it right! Please respect the applicable domestic and international copyrights…. Enjoy, purchase or save if you like, but no publication, any media, without written permission.

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  • Steven  Agius
    Steven Agiusover 3 years ago

    Excellent capture John just spotted the little dude.

  • He had jumped away, so I figured he was gone….. took shot of the lily pads and the rest is history. :). Stuart, thank you so much! – John

    – John Schneider

  • jchanders
    jchandersabout 1 year ago

    Just love it!

  • Thank you so much for your wonderful comment and favorite… Glad that you like it!!

    – John Schneider

  • billfox256
    billfox256about 1 year ago

    Lilly pads always seem magical to me!!!! An excellent capture!!! Bill

  • Bill, thank you so very much for your kind comment, appreciated!!

    – John Schneider

  • jchanders
    jchandersabout 1 year ago

    Green shall win! Just love the colours! My sure fave.

  • Thank you so much for your very kind comment and favorite, appreciated!

    – John Schneider

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