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post #166 of 176 (permalink) Old 10-24-2010, 10:54 PM
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You really should have a snapping turtle "petting" event.

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You really should have a snapping turtle "petting" event.

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We did grab one a few weeks ago. I could barely lift him up he was to heavy and slime covered with algae.
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post #169 of 176 (permalink) Old 10-27-2010, 09:31 PM
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Ah, reminds me of my trip to Silver Springs in Ocala...wonderful tourist trap! Can't wait to go back!
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You should try Juniper and Sante Fe next time. No tourist there Plus you will have a dozen springs all in one trip.
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post #171 of 176 (permalink) Old 10-28-2010, 05:19 AM
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Hey Orlando
In your second picture posted above. What is that just to the right of the large tree trunk on left side of the picture?
Looks like some twisted colored thing!
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post #172 of 176 (permalink) Old 10-28-2010, 06:35 AM
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is that the predator?
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post #173 of 176 (permalink) Old 10-28-2010, 06:40 AM
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I thoroughly enjoyed looking through this thread. Always nice to see the real thing. Thank you for posting.
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is that the predator?
haha...exactly what I thought

Maybe a small drop of water on the lens?
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post #174 of 176 (permalink) Old 11-18-2012, 11:50 AM
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Hello everybody,

my name is Chris Lukhaup i am in Florida at the moment to do some underwater photography esp. water plants.With me is Stefan Hummel from the german Aquarium Plant Company DENNERLE
I have set up s schedule of different Springs i want to visit ..any suggestions what could be nice to see ??
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ps. attached some pics from Plantahunter Tours we already did...
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Wow Chris, amazing work. I would love to see some updated stuff from Orlando too
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post #176 of 176 (permalink) Old 11-18-2012, 05:19 PM
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Those habitat photos are awesome!
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