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Checkered beetle with 8 spots

Checkered beetle with 8 spots
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Copyright: Geoffrey Summers (summers) (705)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2014-07-03
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D7000, Tokina AF 100mm F/2.8 AT-X PRO D Macro
Exposure: f/18.0, 1/160 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-07-24 1:39
Viewed: 1197
Points: 12
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Trichodes octopuncatus on the Metu campus feeding on grass pollen
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nice shot
very good bug..
wonderful color

Hello Geofrey

Very nice picture, splendid sharpness with very fine details, nice and vivid colors nice composition and a very nice BG. Thanks for sharing.



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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2014-07-24 10:41]

Hi Geoffrey,
Very beautiful close-up of this nice beetle in gorgeous colors and perfect sharpness details. Composition and background nice too.
Regards Jiri.

Bravo!!!good work!

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-07-24 16:32]

Hi Geoffrey,very good capture of this interesting specie,i like a lot the composition and the perspective,very good detail and colors as usual too.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano.

Nice composition, sharp and the red colour emphasised against the blurred background. An excellent macro.

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