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Animals A to Z. The Letter B

Animals A to Z. The Letter B

Marty’s photo of the day #2613: It’s “Animals A thru Z Month.” Each day in August, I will post an animal I’ve photographed—somewhere in the world—in alphabetical order. B is for Boyd’s Forest Dragon. If Boyd’s forest dragons could sing, every punk rock band would want one for its lead singer. I photographed this lizard […]

The Punk Rocker of the Rainforest

The Punk Rocker of the Rainforest

Marty’s photo of the day #2077: When I’m performing my college show, I always introduce the Boyd’s forest dragon as “the punk rocker of the rainforest.” Photographed in Australia, and featured in my first book, “Cool Creatures, Hot Planet.”

Australia has dragons!

Australia has dragons!

Marty’s photo of the day #1757: It’s “CC, HP: ESC Month,” featuring photos and excerpts from my first book, Cool Creatures, Hot Planet: Exploring the Seven Continents. Today’s photo is from Australia, and the below excerpt from my book tells the story of the shot: I had paid for a two-and-a-half-hour night walk, but neither […]

B is for Boyd’s Forest Dragon

B is for Boyd’s Forest Dragon

Marty’s photo of the day #1453: It’s “Animals A thru Z Month.” Each day in June, I will post an animal I’ve photographed—somewhere in the world—in alphabetical order. Special thanks to my wife, Deb, and the multiple glasses of wine we drank as we mapped out this month. B is for Boyd’s Forest Dragon. If […]

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