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A couple of Soldier Beetles today.


Thanks to Isabel for her Award yesterday

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K-30 Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:TAMRON SP AF 90mm F2.8 Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Date Taken:27 Jul 2013 - 2:18 PM
Focal Length:90mm
Aperture:f/8.0
Shutter Speed:1/200sec
Exposure Comp:0.0
ISO:250
Exposure Mode:Not Defined
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:Auto
Title:Togetherness 2
Username:Alan_Baseley Alan_Baseley
Uploaded:5 Oct 2013 - 8:35 AM
Tags:Beetle, Bug, Close-up / macro, Common red soldier beetle, Insect, Rhagonycha fulva, Wildlife / nature
Votes:59

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 8141 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 8:40 AM

I very rarely see these beetles doing anything else but making the next generation, AlanWinkBlush A great capture. Carol

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mashwood10
mashwood10 e2 Member 2mashwood10 vcard United Kingdom
5 Oct 2013 - 8:48 AM


Quote: I very rarely see these beetles doing anything else but making the next generation, AlanWinkBlush A great capture. Carol

Love this comment.

Great shot Alan.

Pam

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 8:57 AM

Great close-up of this pair. Well captured with lovely detail.

Lavina

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 43500 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom104 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 9:08 AM

Great title and a great image Alan...

Nathan

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achieverswales
5 Oct 2013 - 10:06 AM

Crisp image Alan.

Regards

Trev.

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2201 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 11:17 AM

A superb capture Alan, excellent detail

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4673 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom64 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 11:35 AM

Cracking shot !!.....impressive quality !!

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 11:44 AM

Great close-up, Alan.
Tony

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 12:42 PM

There'll soon be a whole army of baby ones Alan!Wink A marvellous pin sharp macro

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 1:26 PM

Excellent macro.

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Maiwand
Maiwand e2 Member 7Maiwand vcard England69 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 2:21 PM

Superb detail Alan. Well spotted.GrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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AlexAppleby
5 Oct 2013 - 5:17 PM

Great shot.

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jasonrwl
jasonrwl e2 Member 4257 forum postsjasonrwl vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 5:53 PM

Super sharp Alan - well done
Jason

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netta1234
netta1234 e2 Member 2209 forum postsnetta1234 vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 6:23 PM

Brilliant MacroSmile
NettaSmile

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ChristineD
ChristineD e2 Member 8ChristineD vcard England
5 Oct 2013 - 6:39 PM

Great close-up and light

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capto
capto e2 Member 21323 forum postscapto vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
5 Oct 2013 - 6:43 PM

Great quality.Smile

ivor

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
5 Oct 2013 - 7:31 PM

Great captureSmile

Eileen

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jovanovic
jovanovic e2 Member 3jovanovic vcard France
5 Oct 2013 - 8:01 PM

I would call this a risky business. SmileSmileSmile
A superb close-up, Alan.
THANK YOU for UA!!! Grin
Z

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Holmewood
Holmewood e2 Member 2Holmewood vcard United Kingdom
5 Oct 2013 - 10:49 PM

Really great close up Alan. Cathy

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2013 - 2:33 AM

great, your two gymnasts Blush are stars!

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
6 Oct 2013 - 7:55 AM

Also known as Bonking Beetles Smile A fine macro capture.


Albert

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom74 Constructive Critique Points
9 Oct 2013 - 11:05 PM

This seems to be all these insects ever do!
Brilliant close up.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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stub197
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14 Jan 2014 - 9:18 PM

Lovely Shot !!

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