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Garden Chafer (Phyllopertha horticola)

Garden Chafer (Phyllopertha horticola)
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Copyright: Pawel Chmur (cloud) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 497 W: 111 N: 1535] (9539)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-06-29
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon 30D
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/160 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-07-10 13:36
Viewed: 2383
Points: 18
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The most common turf grub species is the Garden Chafer (Phyllopertha horticola). Garden Chafer undergo complete metamorphosis passing through distinct egg, larvae, pupae and adult stages.dult garden chafer beetles are 9 to 11 mm long. They have a metallic green head and thorax with light brown wing cases

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2013-07-10 14:02]

Hallo Pawel.
Super naprawde fantastyczne - kolorystyka jest idealna,ostrosc wspaniala.Bardzo udane makro.Pozdrawiam Siggi

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  • tuslaw Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2754 W: 282 N: 4931] (19883)
  • [2013-07-10 20:05]

Hello Pawel,
A superb image of this Garden Chafer beetle shwoing exceptional detail. Love the composition and beautiful natural coloration. The beetle looks so real I feel as though I could actually reach out and touch it from my computer. Great work!!

Ciao Pawel, great macro of lovely beetle on beautiful blurry BG, excellent sharpness, fine details, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

wonderful macro. nicely angled. good lighting. tfs.

hallo Pawel
great sharpness composition with beautiful colours and great details
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)
  • [2013-07-11 15:35]

Hi Pawel,very common in my country too but taken in the best of quality,great capture whitout light reflections on the wings and perfect details and colors too.Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Hallo Pawel.
照的很美也很清晰 背景美麗 謝謝分享 STONE

Wow, that's a perfect catch of a very interesting insect. Outstanding soft colors and amazing details of this very nice insect.I am impressed by the magnificent sharpness and details of this image. The composition is wonderful.

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  • Alex99 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 4072 W: 133 N: 7096] (23735)
  • [2013-08-27 23:30]

Hi Pawel.
I have missed this stunning in all respects close-up. Subject and quality of the image are perfect. I love wonderful colour palette of the picture> amazing BG and ultimate details of the insect. Great job. My compliments and TFS.

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