Cape Coral Cobra

Posted by Gavin Falck on Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:58 pm

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Taken with a Pentax K7 and Pentax 18-55 lens.  This small snake is found through most of the dry, western and central parts of South Africa.  It spends much time underground, coming out to hunt after dark.  It is venomous.

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by Mike in O on Thu Aug 01, 2019 3:56 pm
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That is one handsome cobra...nice shot with that little lens.

by Carol Clarke on Fri Aug 02, 2019 5:35 am
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A lovely view of this very striking and beautiful cobra, Gavin!

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by Ron Day on Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:07 pm
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Well done, Gavin. Excellent color and head detail.

by Swissblad on Sun Aug 04, 2019 9:54 am
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Very brave shot - using such a small lens...... I'd rather opt for a 500mm with extender......;)

Nice work, Gavin - congrats.

by clement on Wed Aug 07, 2019 12:52 am
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WOW what a beautiful species and picture

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