Tiny hopper on Pulsatilla flower

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MacroLuv
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Tiny hopper on Pulsatilla flower

Post by MacroLuv »

Hi folks! :D

Image

Model Canon EOS 450D
Date/time original 5.4.2009 11:41:17
Shutter speed value 1/256 s
Aperture value f/7
ISO speed ratings ISO 200
Focal length 100 mm
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Post by Planapo »

Hi there Nikola!
:D A warm and hearty welcome back! :D

And what a stunning picture you have chosen on the occasion of your reappearance after such a long time!
Very nice, so many beautiful things to look at and great colours in this photo.

Hope you will have time to post more regularly again from now on.

Cheers,
--Betty

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Agree completely on all counts. Welcome back! :D

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Post by Bruce Williams »

Hi Nikola - A very pleasing composition, contrasting the delicate and colourful beauty of the flower (really great job there!) with the almost monochrome, armoured exoskeleton of your hopper (is it a bush cricket?).

Bruce :D :D

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Post by MarkB1 »

Great shot, lots of interesting detail.

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Post by Harold Gough »

Lovely shot!

However, "plant hopper"? This looks like a male bush cricket (katydid) to me.

Harold
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