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Mar 17, 2010 09:18 |  #1

1. a fluorescent blue ant with a larva(?)..or food?

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2. the same ant..different bg
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3. spiny black ant
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4. queen ant
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6. whatever she was eating, it wasn't tasty. She took only one bite.
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7. two weaver ants attacking a black ant
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Mar 17, 2010 10:11 |  #2

Ants are not boring, esp the ones you have. Vn series, esp like the blue one.


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Mar 17, 2010 11:10 |  #3

sw2001 wrote in post #9814375 (external link)
Ants are not boring, esp the ones you have. Vn series, esp like the blue one.

Thanks Werner. I like the blue one too :)


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Mar 17, 2010 12:29 as a reply to  @ orionmystery's post |  #4

Awesome captures!


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Mar 17, 2010 12:40 |  #5

Nice! Of course ants aren't boring! :D ( I want that queen! :D )


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Mar 17, 2010 20:40 |  #6

mpke wrote in post #9815472 (external link)
Nice! Of course ants aren't boring! :D ( I want that queen! :D )

Thanks, mpke :D

Dave.H wrote in post #9815413 (external link)
Awesome captures!

Thanks, Dave!


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Mar 17, 2010 21:51 |  #7

Very nice. Really like #4 & #5.

Are any of those stacked?




  
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Mar 18, 2010 01:23 |  #8

Wonderful shots Kurt - well the wonderful ants you get are certainly not boring !
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Mar 18, 2010 05:16 |  #9

BKATX wrote in post #9818904 (external link)
Very nice. Really like #4 & #5.

Are any of those stacked?

LordV wrote in post #9819940 (external link)
Wonderful shots Kurt - well the wonderful ants you get are certainly not boring !
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Thanks, Brian and BKATX.

BKATX, all single exposure...none stacked:)


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Mar 18, 2010 05:32 |  #10

very nicely done... definitely convincing me to get that mpe65... after my 70-200 arrives


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Mar 18, 2010 10:26 as a reply to  @ golf88's post |  #11

Bravo!! Very nice, thanks for sharing




  
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Mar 18, 2010 10:53 |  #12

Neat shots. I'm no insect expert so I had no idea there were such interesting variations of ants. I just new of "red ants" and "black ants" lol.


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Mar 18, 2010 16:36 |  #13

These blow me away! Such great shots and some odd/strange looking ants for me. Thanks for sharing.


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Mar 18, 2010 20:47 |  #14

very nice!


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Mar 19, 2010 00:14 |  #15

wow! i would love to shoot macro sometime.


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