Cicada Killer

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Uploaded 26 Sep 2009 — 1 favorite
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© Laurie Brown
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Photo Info
UploadedSeptember 26, 2009
TakenAugust 29, 2008
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D200
Exposure1/125 sec at f/6.3
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length500 mm
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I know it's not the best composition but thought it was in interesting subject.

I saw something fall from the air and went to investigate.
Turned out that this Cicada Killer had caught it's prey in midair and they fell to the ground. By the time I got there the Killer was already well into it's meal. I went back to the car for my Macro lens and found only the cicada's dead body.

5 responses


    JOE FAILK gave props (26 Sep 2009):

    Excellent Macro

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (26 Sep 2009):

    Great shot!!!!!!

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (2 Oct 2009):

    Wow! Super cool shot! I love your insect and spider shots!!

  • Charles

    Charles (Deleted) gave props (12 Oct 2009):

    A great find well captured. Amazing.

  • Ken McElroy

    Ken McElroy gave props (13 Oct 2009):

    Great capture and a perfect fit for the category - very sinister aura about the image

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