Pennsylvania Leatherwing Beetle

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© Andrea Petersen
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Photo Info
UploadedAugust 25, 2019
TakenAugust 25, 2019
Exposure1/500 sec at f/4
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length22.3 mm
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insects are a fascinating part of nature when they are busy pollinating, especially if they allow me to get close to them for a macro shot...This beetle was getting its vitamins from a bull thistle weed in the woods today.

Best View in Light Box! Thank you!!!

3 responses

  • Tiia Vissak

    Tiia Vissak gave props (25 Aug 2019):

    a cool close-up!

  • teresa B

    teresa B   gave props (26 Aug 2019):

    double wow! Great job!

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon   gave props (26 Aug 2019):

    A gorgeous macro! I love the tones and exceptional detail in this masterful capture!

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