Free high resolution close up photo of lentils. Lentils are pulses, beans or legumes, and this photograph features brown lentils. They are native to areas of India and Pakistan, and are a popular part of many vegetarian cuisines. Lentils are often thought of as quick beans because they can be thoroughly cooked in about 30 minutes. This picture would make a great background image for a web page or blog, desktop wallpaper, or texture for Photoshop, and is free for any use.