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Don ­ Komarechka
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Oct 27, 2010 17:16 |  #1

Here's a set of insect shots from the past few months... tell me what you think!

1. Not really sure what this guy is...

IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0357.jpg

2. A close-up of the above critter:
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0357-2.jpg

3. A Long-Legged Fly
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0477.jpg

4. Fiery Skipper
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0590-2.jpg

5. I woke this little guy up with my flash, it was quite startled!
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0811.jpg

6.
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_0931.jpg

7. This wasp seems to have captured a leaf hopper
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/_MG_1006-2.jpg

8.
IMAGE: http://don.komarechka.com/images/potn/insects/bee-tongue.jpg

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Oct 27, 2010 17:25 |  #2

Those are excellent Don. First one looks like a cross between a grasshopper and a Thorny Devil (lizard). Love the first fly shot!


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Oct 27, 2010 18:00 |  #3

First one is an Ambush Bug, nice close up.


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Oct 27, 2010 19:19 |  #4

very nice series, Don




  
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Oct 27, 2010 22:52 |  #5

Very nice captures.


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Oct 27, 2010 23:20 |  #6

Very nice set. Esp like the ambush bug and the LL fly.


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Oct 28, 2010 00:44 |  #7

Wonderful series of shots !
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Oct 28, 2010 02:46 |  #8

excellent set of shots Don




  
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Oct 28, 2010 04:12 |  #9

Great series, I like No8
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Don ­ Komarechka
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Oct 28, 2010 06:07 |  #10

Thanks so much everyone! Its great to hear positive feedback. Any constructive criticism about the series?


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Oct 28, 2010 06:28 |  #11

Really nice set of shots, especially that little green guy. :)


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