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First Lady (Coccinella septempunctata)

By Paul_Iddon  
Two ladybirds arrived in the garden today and this is one of them, a 7-spot lady. On the twiggy part of the apple tree here, looks like she is washing her antennae. Despite the sunlight the shutter speed was slow due to using extension tubes and a bit of DoF.

Came out quite well though I think.

C&C as always.


Camera Maker: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 550D
Lens: 105mm
Image Date: 2011-03-06 15:18:57 +0000
Focal Length: 105mm
Aperture: f/11.0
Exposure Time: 0.017 s (1/60)
ISO equiv: 200
Exposure Bias: none
Metering Mode: Matrix
Exposure: aperture priority (semi-auto)
White Balance: Auto
Flash Fired: No (enforced)
Orientation: Normal
Color Space: sRGB
GPS Coordinate: undefined, undefined
Photographer: Paul Iddon


Tags: Canon Nature Macro Eos Ladybird Close-up and macro 550d Iddon

Voters: PatriciaWilson, Robyn2012, saeidNL and 6 more

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Robyn2012 8 1 Australia
6 Mar 2011 4:05PM
luvvvvlady birds excellent clear sharp shot

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saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
6 Mar 2011 4:42PM
Excellent and lovely macro shot,very well done,

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