Nature Photo of the Week: Snail on a Leaf

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Published on August 28th, 2009  |  Discuss This Article  

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I’m generally not a big fan of snails in the slinky slimy flesh (or with garlic and butter, for that matter) — but the delicate lighting on this guy’s whorling shell as shot by KoolPix/Flickr is tres magnifique, no?  Check out all The Nature Conservancy’s featured daily nature images, submitted to the Conservancy’s Flickr group by people like you — at my.nature.org. And don’t forget to enter your best nature images in our 2009 Nature Photo Contest!

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Comments: Nature Photo of the Week: Snail on a Leaf

  •  Comment from Donna

    Great picture and nice closeup of this snail. Wonderful catch.

  •  Comment from Joanne

    Amazing photographs! I look forward to seeing more. Thanks for the heads-up on Flickr. I opened an account today.

  •  Comment from the pilatesbiz

    Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wished to say that Ive truly enjoyed browsing your blog posts. In any case I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon!

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