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Captured yesterday on a walk along the River Rhymney.

Brand:Pentax
Camera:Pentax K20D Check out PENTAXPORTAL!
Lens:smc Pentax-D FA 100mm F2.8 Macro
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:9 Jun 2014 - 3:26 PM
Focal Length:100mm
Aperture:f/11.0
Shutter Speed:1/125sec
Exposure Comp:-1/2
ISO:200
Exposure Mode:Aperture-priority AE
Metering Mode:Spot
Flash:On, Fired
White Balance:Auto
Title:Shield Bug.
Username:Badgerfred Badgerfred
Uploaded:10 Jun 2014 - 7:27 AM
Tags:Bug, FJE1212, IMGP0967, IMGP0972, Natural history, Wildlife / nature
Votes:41
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33129 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom102 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 7:29 AM

Quite amazing, the iridescent colour is especially appealing. Great macro work Fred.

regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84271 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 7:31 AM

I hadn't realised just how colourful they were! Smile

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CarolG
CarolG e2 Member 7128 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece16 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 7:47 AM

He's a beauty, Fred, lovely markings, two fine capture. Carol

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 153 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 8:33 AM

Great images. Ted. GrinGrin

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Danny1970
Danny1970 e2 Member 1Danny1970 vcard United Kingdom
10 Jun 2014 - 9:11 AM

Two excellent macro captures Fred, I like the comp in V1Smile

Danny

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 9:38 AM

V1 for me Fred
Lillian

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Richsr
Richsr e2 Member 790 forum postsRichsr vcard England209 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 10:39 AM

Version 1 for me too Fred, good details and timing
Regards Richard

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
10 Jun 2014 - 11:02 AM

Very well spotted Fred! She has a fabulous design and a great shade of green! Grin
It's very very pretty! Grin
IB

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
10 Jun 2014 - 11:42 AM

Great shots, Fred.
Tony

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jadus
jadus e2 Member 21003 forum postsjadus vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 1:36 PM

I love Shield Bugs. They're a bit like a scrunched up version of an armadillo. Those markings are quite something.
Well done!

Jade

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GeorgePlatis
GeorgePlatis e2 Member 1GeorgePlatis vcard Greece1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 1:47 PM

Superb, Fred!
George

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Herge88
Herge88 e2 Member 740 forum postsHerge88 vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 1:59 PM

The colour and detail in this is amazing Fred.

Best Matt

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A Booth
A Booth e2 Member 12A Booth vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 2:02 PM

lovely colours, excellent detail.

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leontari
leontari e2 Member 1leontari vcard Greece
10 Jun 2014 - 4:43 PM

Two stunning close ups, Fred!
Effrossini

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Mollycat
Mollycat e2 Member 1Mollycat vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 5:04 PM

Thats one colourful critter Fred. V2 for me please.
Peter.

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 9473 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 5:25 PM

Have an RC on me Fred.

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JuBarney
JuBarney e2 Member 3JuBarney vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 5:32 PM

Amazing close ups, well captured Fred.
Ju

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 11:05 PM

Cracking bug Fred, great detail.
Brian.

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Brilane
Brilane e2 Member 8Brilane vcard Wales12 Constructive Critique Points
10 Jun 2014 - 11:25 PM

Colourful macro, Fred.
Brian

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
12 Jun 2014 - 11:59 PM

Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,
Fred.

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