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Leafhopper


Leafhopper
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Copyright: John Denk (jpdenk) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 307 W: 3 N: 74] (333)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-07-25
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D90, 60mm f/2.8D AF Micro Nikkor
Exposure: f/22, 1/60 seconds
Details: (Fill) Flash: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-07-26 7:32
Viewed: 1905
Points: 10
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
This is a little Leafhopper, Coelidia olitoria, I think, that I photographed in my yard yesterday afternoon. There are roughly 2,500 species of Leafhoppers in North America, so ID'ing them to the species level can be virtually impossible for an amateur like me. :-)

The camera was hand-held, using the pop-up flash which was diffused using a Puffer flash diffuser.

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Hello John
Excellent photo of this interesting and nicely marked insect. Perfectly focused with good detail in a nice setting. Interesting use of a light diffuser
regards yiannis

Hello John,
Attractive specie.I like its appearance against the green BG.Details of Leafhopper is really beautiful with natural colour.I like its eye too.Well captured.
Thanks for sharing,
Kind regards,
Srikumar

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2013-07-26 14:40]

Hello John,
Another wonderful presentation from you. The natural colors really shows off this pretty little Leafhopper. I can't say I've seen this particular species before, as the ones around here are usually green or a light greenish blue color.
Again you captured exceptional detail and white balance looks great.
Ron

hallo John
super good sharpness picture with great details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-07-27 16:18]

Hi John,beautiful capture of this specie in an very professional macro and whit a great quality of details and colors,i like it! Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano

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