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by SnakeStick
January 23rd, 2015, 5:27 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 6 - Camouflage
Replies: 39
Views: 10022

Re: Theme 6 - Camouflage

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7424/13062558134_7b15e47b6d_b.jpg C. adamanteus - Eastern Diamondback by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8529/8587169183_0efe0401a6_b.jpg C. adamanteus - Eastern Diamondback by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7319/12866727273_...
by SnakeStick
January 22nd, 2015, 11:00 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 6 - Camouflage
Replies: 39
Views: 10022

Re: Theme 6 - Camouflage

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5463/13697885033_8373143d1f_b.jpg Copperhead - A. c. contortrix by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2827/13473293044_0e9a8e8b00_b.jpg Canebrake - C. horridus by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2865/13203235783_8c244ce95e_b.jpg ...
by SnakeStick
December 25th, 2014, 7:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 'Twas the night before herping
Replies: 22
Views: 16629

Re: 'Twas the night before herping

I was hoping someone would post this again. :thumb:
by SnakeStick
December 23rd, 2014, 2:39 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only

https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8594/15775097908_51fe3f45e3_c.jpg C. adamanteus - Eastern Diamondback by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3760/12931229205_3ef74ea403_c.jpg H. platyrhinos - Eastern Hognose by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2919/14047609847_f7...
by SnakeStick
December 22nd, 2014, 8:13 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3845/15373373792_c12a886f61_c.jpg M. f. flagellum - Eastern Coachwhip by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2921/14657537995_831c28f779_c.jpg Bronze Frog - L. c. clamitans by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8253/8635390666_41136a...
by SnakeStick
December 22nd, 2014, 7:50 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only

Stohlgren wrote:Spotted turtle habitat in SC.
Image
Love this shot. What county? Did you find any?
by SnakeStick
December 21st, 2014, 1:31 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only
Replies: 32
Views: 6565

Re: Theme 3 - "Herp-in-habitat" shots, habitat only

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3674/13696373033_e744f6239a_c.jpg Eastern Kingsnake - L. g. getula by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7269/13972376395_01fb4a596f_c.jpg Corn Snake - P. guttatus by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3907/14993627269_352be9e79f_c....
by SnakeStick
December 18th, 2014, 11:34 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.
Replies: 37
Views: 9109

Re: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.

These themed threads have been great. There's a lot of neat observations here! I've got a few more things to add. Here's an eastern hognose that was an unwilling host to some young, engorged mites. You'll probably have to zoom in a little bit. https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2950/15479416422_5447d558...
by SnakeStick
December 15th, 2014, 3:58 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.
Replies: 37
Views: 9109

Re: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.

As most of you know, it's not uncommon to see more than one species of snake under a piece of artificial cover. These shots are of different species sharing a car hood: https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7142/13360107124_b15be2d60c_b.jpg Rat Snake/ Canebrake - P. alleganiensis/ C. horridus by Ian Deery ...
by SnakeStick
December 13th, 2014, 10:17 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.
Replies: 37
Views: 9109

Re: Theme 2 - Interspecies interaction.

This was one of my favorite finds during my trip to ENP in December 2013. The garter snake didn't fare too well in this interspecies interaction. https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3813/11657767605_ae9b18b893_b.jpg Florida Kingsnake - L. g. floridana / Eastern Garter - T. s. sirtalis by Ian Deery , on F...
by SnakeStick
December 13th, 2014, 10:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5561/15268744942_e091bc7a95_b.jpg T. s. sauritus - Ribbon Snake by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5614/15535785731_2a3b053a09_b.jpg H. platirhinos - Eastern Hognose by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5485/13912701897_4e4100ef...
by SnakeStick
December 13th, 2014, 9:36 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3749/14072666517_629cb1b77e_b.jpg Eastern Hognose - H. platirhinos by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5550/14333495033_98c9eac9f0_b.jpg Rat Snake - P. alleghaniensis by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm9.staticflickr.com/8127/10249152595_21d16114...
by SnakeStick
December 12th, 2014, 11:17 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7088/14010417223_fe08c801bb_b.jpg Corn Snake - P. guttatus by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5456/10234916075_11bf551bd0_b.jpg C. horridus - Canebrake by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3722/10009536684_286d7c58d6_b.jpg C. ho...
by SnakeStick
December 11th, 2014, 2:58 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7405/10405378796_c1cfe450f5_b.jpg O. aestivus - Green Snake by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2834/8757629685_d0092f86c7_b.jpg P. melanoleucus - Pine Snake by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3925/14505054810_52f9812666_b.jpg ...
by SnakeStick
December 10th, 2014, 9:41 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5337/8932079569_84313c1667_b.jpg C. horridus - Canebrake by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm3.staticflickr.com/2897/14324924694_0a5ba770a9_b.jpg Pigmy Rattlesnake - S. miliarius by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5311/14031242037_1da339425b_b.jp...
by SnakeStick
December 9th, 2014, 10:12 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

Great stuff, everyone! Berkeley, thanks, that king photo is awesome. I'm drooling over that habitat. Ok, here's a couple more. The last one isn't a snake, but I think it's close enough to fit the bill. https://farm4.staticflickr.com/3710/14089645619_d4b66b6c6a_b.jpg Rat Snake - P. alleghaniensis by ...
by SnakeStick
December 8th, 2014, 1:05 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road
Replies: 56
Views: 18884

Re: Theme #1 - Snakes in the Road

Cool thread. I've taken a lot of herp-on-road shots this year. https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7103/13684610603_1534ef94a6_b.jpg Canebrake - C. horridus by Ian Deery , on Flickr https://farm6.staticflickr.com/5566/15209309111_b4e0a6de69_b.jpg Mud Snake - F. a. abacura by Ian Deery , on Flickr https:/...
by SnakeStick
October 15th, 2014, 4:32 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Just a few things from the last week.
Replies: 4
Views: 1362

Re: Just a few things from the last week.

Nice post. Congrats on the little diamondback!
by SnakeStick
September 8th, 2014, 7:17 am
Forum: Fish Forum
Topic: A bass that took and hour and change to bring to hand...
Replies: 4
Views: 10790

Re: A bass that took and hour and change to bring to hand...

I'd seen the photo, but I hadnt heard the story. Excellent! Congrats to both of you!
by SnakeStick
November 12th, 2013, 10:00 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Spring Emergence to Fall Ingress 2013
Replies: 17
Views: 5242

Re: Spring Emergence to Fall Ingress 2013

Wow. What a great post, Nick! Excellent photos!
by SnakeStick
October 23rd, 2013, 5:44 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part V
Replies: 11
Views: 2374

Re: 2013-Part V

Thanks for the replies, everyone. I'm glad you enjoyed it!
by SnakeStick
October 11th, 2013, 4:28 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: I've been busy.......(same as main)
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Re: I've been busy.......(same as main)

Good stuff, Noah!
by SnakeStick
October 10th, 2013, 9:07 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part V
Replies: 11
Views: 2374

2013-Part V

I wanted to share some of the critters I’ve seen since my last post. Sorry, to those of you I’m friends with on FB and/or Flickr, this won’t have any new photos. Also, there won’t be any commentary, but hopefully the photos will speak for themselves. If you have any questions, feel free to ask… http...
by SnakeStick
August 18th, 2013, 6:25 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013 in Georgia and North Carolina (same as main forum)
Replies: 6
Views: 1668

Re: 2013 in Georgia and North Carolina (same as main forum)

You've taken some outstanding photos, Kevin. Every shot is top-notch! Thanks for sharing this...
by SnakeStick
August 18th, 2013, 6:17 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Some of the Salamanders from 2013
Replies: 18
Views: 3639

Re: Some of the Salamanders from 2013

Great post, Jake. The many-lined shots are VERY nice. Good stuff...
by SnakeStick
August 8th, 2013, 10:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Summer in the Southeast
Replies: 9
Views: 2428

Re: Summer in the Southeast

Good stuff, Noah. Too bad about the pigmy. Go back and find a live one!
by SnakeStick
August 2nd, 2013, 11:39 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013 - Part IX
Replies: 19
Views: 3250

Re: 2013 - Part IV

Man your photography and finds improve with each post, fantastic job on the rainbow! Also, the scarlet king shot is sick! Superb photography and some Class 'A' animals too! Love the rainbow snake. Mud snake looks cool too, though sorry about the gravid DOR one. Breaks my heart. Keeps getiing better...
by SnakeStick
July 26th, 2013, 10:31 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013 - Part IX
Replies: 19
Views: 3250

Re: 2013 - Part IX

Thanks, Tamara. I'll PM you about the scarlet shot.
by SnakeStick
July 26th, 2013, 8:54 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013 - Part IX
Replies: 19
Views: 3250

2013 - Part IX

Since my camera broke recently and I won't be taking any photos for a while, I thought I'd go ahead and share what I've seen since my last post. My recent outings haven't been great in terms of numbers, but I have seen some cool herps. I'll start with a big canebrake from early June, http://farm6.st...
by SnakeStick
June 3rd, 2013, 7:59 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part III
Replies: 17
Views: 2687

Re: 2013-Part III

I'm somewhat partial to Stereochilus, so you won me over with that. Fantastic finds. -Jake They're intriguing animals. We were able to turn up quite a few adults that day. I'll have to go back with an aquarium to get some better, naturalistic photos. Holy cow, your photos are amazing! Just exquisit...
by SnakeStick
May 30th, 2013, 11:14 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part III
Replies: 17
Views: 2687

2013-Part III

Sorry, folks, Part III isn't going to have any commentary, but hopefully you will enjoy the post nonetheless. The following represents some of my field herping finds in SC and GA over the past few months... http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8101/8515132651_38b06c7cbf_c.jpg C. adamateus - Eastern Diamond...
by SnakeStick
April 16th, 2013, 6:34 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Columbia, SC
Replies: 3
Views: 1155

Re: Columbia, SC

I'm in Hilton Head...
by SnakeStick
April 16th, 2013, 6:24 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Moon phases and herping
Replies: 46
Views: 6879

Re: Moon phases and herping

chris_mcmartin wrote:What if herps are generally just as active on a moonlit night, but get predated before we encounter them?
Or maybe they refrain from moving through areas with little cover (i.e roads) to avoid predation?
by SnakeStick
April 10th, 2013, 7:21 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Lowcountry herping (my first post!)
Replies: 5
Views: 1359

Re: Lowcountry herping (my first post!)

Pig frog is correct... Good stuff, Hannah. I always enjoy posts from my neck of the woods. I look forward to seeing more of your finds.
by SnakeStick
March 31st, 2013, 5:45 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Sprinter in Georgia(same as main)
Replies: 4
Views: 1715

Re: Sprinter in Georgia(same as main)

Good post, Noah. Love the owl shots!
by SnakeStick
March 31st, 2013, 4:12 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: old friend
Replies: 4
Views: 992

Re: old friend

I'm curious, did your friend set up any artificial cover? I found some very recently laid boards yesterday at a fairly well know site in that area...
by SnakeStick
March 31st, 2013, 4:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: .
Replies: 3
Views: 818

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by SnakeStick
March 12th, 2013, 10:30 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Southeast Chapter Member Biographies
Replies: 110
Views: 50034

Re: Southeast Chapter Member Biographies

http://www.fieldherpforum.com/forum/vie ... =2&t=13987, that should help. Welcome to the forum.
by SnakeStick
March 7th, 2013, 9:05 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Okefenokee 2013 (DUW) Same as Main Forum
Replies: 11
Views: 1830

Re: Okefenokee 2013 (DUW) Same as Main Forum

Good post, Noah. Seems like y'all did well given the conditions. The canebrake is awesome! Walking up crotes is always exciting. I really like the sock idea, Jimi. I'll have to remember that if I'm ever in a similar situation... Socks also make for good rags and even toilet paper if you're desperate...
by SnakeStick
March 3rd, 2013, 9:04 am
Forum: FHF Image Lab
Topic: Best diffuser for (treefrog) photography at night.
Replies: 20
Views: 9871

Re: Best diffuser for (treefrog) photography at night.

Thanks, Chrish. The carabiner is for clipping it to my camera bag since it doesn't quite fit on the inside. I totally agree that a translucent cutting board would be a better option. I wanted to use that, but the stores I looked in only carried colored ones. The material I used is rather brittle and...
by SnakeStick
March 2nd, 2013, 9:32 am
Forum: FHF Image Lab
Topic: Best diffuser for (treefrog) photography at night.
Replies: 20
Views: 9871

Re: Best diffuser for (treefrog) photography at night.

I recently made a diffuser out of some materials I had laying around the house. Basically, it's just a dome from a lamp covered with a piece of acrilic lighting cover (commonly used in commercial buildings). I used tape to secure the plastic and to cover the holes at the back of the dome. Using tin ...
by SnakeStick
February 18th, 2013, 2:25 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

Re: 2013-Part II

Thanks, Nate. It was nice meeting you, man. I hope you enjoyed your birthday weekend!
by SnakeStick
February 17th, 2013, 4:19 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

Re: 2013-Part II

Haha. Looking forward to the results, Josh. I've never spent much time photographing calling frogs, so I might focus on that this year.

Thanks. Indigos are impressive animals. It's always nice to go out and find your target.
by SnakeStick
February 16th, 2013, 5:02 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

Re: 2013-Part II

Spineback, I haven't seen a green phase ornata. Unfortunately, the green ones are exceedingly rare in the population where I've observed them.

Thanks a lot, Tim. :thumb:
by SnakeStick
February 13th, 2013, 8:26 am
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

Re: 2013-Part II

Thanks. The ocularis were probably the hardest to find and photograph, despite there being 50+ individuals calling from a small area. I might try to get some better pictures later today, assuming they're calling.
by SnakeStick
February 12th, 2013, 8:22 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

Re: 2013-Part II

Thanks a lot, Berkeley. Yeah, ocularis adults are usually a little less than 1/2 of an inch. I'll edit that. :thumb:

Thanks, Tamara!
by SnakeStick
February 12th, 2013, 6:51 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: 2013-Part II
Replies: 15
Views: 3190

2013-Part II

I've done a decent amount of herping the past few weeks. The recent rains have me spending most of my time wading through puddles, ponds and ditches in search of amphibians. With a little effort, I've managed to photograph all members of the genus Pseudacris present in my area. Searching for chorus ...
by SnakeStick
January 30th, 2013, 1:56 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Heterodons found in 2012.
Replies: 9
Views: 1745

Re: Heterodons found in 2012.

Nice assortment of hogs, Daniel. 2012 was a good year for hognose!
by SnakeStick
January 23rd, 2013, 6:55 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: A good start to 2013
Replies: 20
Views: 3042

Re: A good start to 2013

Bill, thanks for the advice. I do use Photoshop Elements for any post-processing. I would have asked that question in the Image Lab had everyone here not been so helpful. I do enjoy looking at the threads there. Mike, you've convinced me to switch to Flickr. I just did the free version for now but w...