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Eastern Cottonmouth Water Moccassin

Posted by
shroom (DFW, United States) on 3 October 2009 in Animal & Insect.

Poisonous as heck. I almost stepped on its snout as I ambled along the Greenbelt hiking trail. SNAKE!!
It's a shame it was in the shade. I tried to convince my brother to pick it up and carry it over into the sunlight but he wouldn't do it.
"For art's sake!!" I begged. Alas, no joy.

Canon EOS REBEL XT 1/500 second F/7.1 ISO 1600 205 mm

Canon EOS REBEL XT
1/500 second
F/7.1
ISO 1600
205 mm