Fashion Lizard at Desert Harbor

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The perfect show lizard pose

We also came across a couple of Collared Lizards while on our hike in the canyon at Desert Harbor Retreat (see earlier posts, starting with Off The Grid for the full series on Desert Harbor Retreat). The first we lizard saw was shy and wary of us, but the second lizard was a real show lizard who made a reptilian fashion statement by moving from one rock to another striking poses, then striking the perfect show lizard pose on a weathered log. I simply followed her around capturing her poses and cute expressions.

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Looking good

 

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Fashionable spots and collar
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This is the shy lizard, not too sure about the guy with the camera
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Keeping on weary eye on the paparazzi
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Ha! You can’t get to me under this tree (notice the change in color to better blend in with the darker soil under the tree)
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What are you doing on that side of the sticks?

 

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The sultry look
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Sketching the lizard

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¡Hasta la vista! Thanks for the photo session!