Li’l Buggers

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I’ve had a long fascination with order Insectae. I’m not entirely certain what specifically makes them interesting, other than their seeming randomness of motion, and variety of forms and colours.polkaDotLep1

Note the eggs upper right.

I especially find order Lepidopterae interesting – the moth family being a predominant focus of my photo opportunities.

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The mummy.

Tarantula(?)

I was fortunate to catch a small tarantula: 

This one looks as though it’s out of a bookplate:

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Aerodynamic looking

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Photos like these are difficult to shoot close-up with an auto-focus camera. I have an older camera with manual focus, but its resolution isn’t as good. I only use the older camera when my tripod is at hand. I’m pleased to have succeeded as well as I have.

 

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