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Photo Info

Dimensions5616 x 3744
Original file size6.64 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken23-Apr-10 08:36
Date modified23-Apr-10 08:36
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal length420 mm
Exposure1/400 at f/5.6
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Aperture priority
ISO speedISO 400
Metering modePattern
Florida Softshell Turtle - Everglades

Florida Softshell Turtle - Everglades

The most distinct aspect of the Florida softshell turtle (Apalone ferox) is its snorkel-like nose which you can see prominently in this photo. It's also recognized by its flat leathery carapace (shell).