Shield Bug 02.

By Badgerfred
Captured recently on a walk along the River Rhymney.

Tags: Bug Wildlife and nature FJE1213 IMGP0855 IMGP0836

Readers' Choice Awards are given to photos that get over 30 votes

Take your photography to the next level and beyond...

  • NEWS

Why not join for free today?

Join for Free

Your total photography experience starts here


PattiW 11 24 2 United States
11 Jun 2014 12:21AM
Super macro! PattiSmile

Join ePHOTOzine for free and remove these adverts.

Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 12:23AM
Understand how they got their name. This is a superb example Fred.
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
11 Jun 2014 12:44AM
Nice little markings and colours Fred.
Good shots.
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
11 Jun 2014 1:06AM
Well captured little critter Fred.
11 Jun 2014 5:25AM
Superb macro work here, Fred.
You captured some very good detail.
It's a well named little critter, too..!

6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 5:48AM
Another two top quality images of this beautiful looking Shield Book the colours of which are something quite special.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
11 Jun 2014 5:52AM
Two more excellent captures of this little fella, Fred. Carol
andylea 8 37 1 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 7:07AM
wonderful detail super colours and tones fred two belters nice ones Wink
11 Jun 2014 7:20AM
Gorgeous colours
Coast 8 1.6k 292 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 8:30AM
It must be the season for them. The one I captured (on camera) on Sunday was the first one I ever recall seeing. Fascinating little creatures and the colours are very vivid.

jdinne 13 16 England
11 Jun 2014 8:32AM
Great detail Fred love V2

stuart1963 4 272 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 9:00AM
Great macro FredSmile
Superb detailed macro. George.
11 Jun 2014 9:44AM
You have captured the detail superbly, Fred!
Two great macro shots.

jadus 5 1.2k 3 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 9:58AM
Well done fred. How are your knees?

11 Jun 2014 10:01AM
Knees fine Jade, these were on a bramble, just the right height,
danbrann Plus
12 624 17
11 Jun 2014 10:40AM
Excellent detail Fred.
11 Jun 2014 11:07AM
Excellent detail
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 11:26AM
Your insect shots are getting better and better Fred!
This two images are splendid! Grin
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
11 Jun 2014 11:31AM
Again good details and colours Fred
11 Jun 2014 11:45AM
Thanks Isabel, probably down to having my first cataract removed,
11 Jun 2014 12:37PM
The detail and colours in V2 are superb FredSmile

What a good macro Fred,you could not have bettered this,like it a lot.
ali63 Plus
4 756 1 United Kingdom
11 Jun 2014 7:48PM
A fine specimen.

14 Jun 2014 7:57AM
Thanks everyone for all comments and clicks,

Sign In

You must be a member to leave a comment.

ePHOTOzine, the web's friendliest photography community.

Join For Free

Upload photos, chat with photographers, win prizes and much more.