An overhead view reveals a bullfrog lounging on a large patch of lily pads in Algonquin Provincial Park, Ontario, Canada. The bullfrog blends in perfectly with the green foliage, its brown and green mottled skin providing camouflage as it basks in the sun. The lily pads, which range in size from small to large, create a natural floating raft that the bullfrog uses as a platform to rest and watch for prey.
The bullfrog appears at ease, and its body relaxed as it takes in its surroundings. The water, which is partially obscured by the lily pads, is calm and still, adding to the peaceful atmosphere of the scene. The natural setting of the Algonquin Provincial Park provides the perfect habitat for the bullfrog, where it can thrive among the lush greenery and clean water.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2013