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Little green jumper

By RipleyExile
Cricket, Grasshopper, haven't got a clue. Patient little fellow though. Hung around for a bit and then a bit longer once I fished it out the grass. It did get bored after a while though ( or was it the fact it had 5 lenses pointing at it?) and made a jump for it.

This has been cropped quite a bit as it was a sharper image than my Sigma 70-300 APO (macro) could manage. Only other manipulation was a slight curves adjustment and running it through Smart Sharpen (cheers Caleb).

Comments and critique welcomed.

Tags: Cricket Grasshopper Green Wildlife and nature

Voters: carlyn, Pogs, Attwellr and 16 more


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Pogs 14 13 England
22 Aug 2006 7:25PM
Great colour and detail.
C_Daniels 16 399 10 England
22 Aug 2006 7:28PM
Ahh - so it was a grasshopper :O)

Fantastic detail, the filter works well doesn't it - nice colour too...

This was at the YSP then...?
Ajack 15
22 Aug 2006 7:30PM
Excellent capture with super detail,

Alan
daffydill56 17 190 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2006 7:36PM
A cracking image with lovely detail.

Fran
RipleyExile 18 1.6k 17 England
22 Aug 2006 7:37PM
Yep, YSP on a rotten tree stump after returning from the Longside gallery. This is a result of 2 passes of the filter at 0.4 (72ppi).
RipleyExile 18 1.6k 17 England
22 Aug 2006 7:39PM
Cheers for the mod Fran. Don't mind at all. Think it's worked quite well.
bumbleb3 15 358 United Kingdom
22 Aug 2006 7:41PM
brilliant colours.nice image
sandy
shortski 15 3 1 England
22 Aug 2006 8:22PM
cracking shot very crisp, he is lovely.......jojo
Billlee 14 5.5k England
22 Aug 2006 8:41PM
Well done Alex, under the circumstances this is cracking image, I didn't even get a good frog picture!!! Bill.
TelStar 16 116 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2006 10:07AM
Impressive close-up. I love the detail and camouflage colours.

I was also impressed by your insect handling skills!
T:0)
User_Removed 15 4.9k England
23 Aug 2006 5:29PM
Nicely detailed.
Col
JohnH37 14 1 United Kingdom
23 Aug 2006 6:18PM
Very well captured.Great detail.Thanks for your comment on mine.
MalcolmS Plus
15 1.2k 13 England
23 Aug 2006 7:57PM
If you want to see the attention this thing was getting have a looks at Norma's PF.

Far better than mine Alex, couldn't get that close. Great colours and detail, spot on with the DOF

Malcolm
iajacks 15 24 England
24 Aug 2006 11:23AM
great detale and sharpnes, it was one of the most challanging shots of the day and you have done well with it.

spot on IAJACKS

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