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Ladybird on bluebell

By carbonbianchi      
This was one of the first photos taken with my newly acquired Canon 5D and I've been amazed by the image quality which beats my 7D.

It took me ages to find a ladybird to add to this bluebell. I searched under leaves, along twigs, in logs and on tree trunks. After half an hour of searching I went back to my camera and found one inches from my camera bag! I used the black material from my camera bag to get the black background to provide a real focus on the flower and ladybird.

Tags: Close-up and macro Wildlife and nature

Voters: viscostatic, sherring, Andysnapper and 16 more

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viscostatic 14 48 9 United Kingdom
16 Apr 2011 8:48AM
Beautiful deep colours - a delightful image.

AshTree 11 1.7k 6 England
16 Apr 2011 10:38AM
Beautiful! And I love the story of the ladybird search, really made me smile Smile.
Niknut Plus
10 2.8k 82 United Kingdom
16 Apr 2011 6:34PM
Cracking image ! the colours & detail....1st class !

Enjoy your 5D, & just wallow in the quality..Wink

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