Photo of the Day

A gecko poking its head out between ridges of a palm leaf
July 16, 2011

Gecko and Palm Frond

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

A small gecko pokes his head out from between the ridges of a palm leaf. How I ever saw him I will never know.

(This photo and caption were submitted to Your Shot.)

Photograph by Lorenzo Menendez, Your Shot

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