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著作權:laurens van der Linde (euroblinkie) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3059 W: 56 N: 6323] (63890)
Exposure:f/4, 1/60 seconds
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Photo Version:Original Version
提交日期:2009-02-26 7:27
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Family Passalidae 50 Species

size from 15-50mm
habits-larvae and adults live in family groups, inside rotten trunks galleries
it is known that adults care for and help to feed the larvae,supplying them with crumbled wood.
Both larvae and adults are able to produce sounds or stridulations (screeches) to communicate or when they are disturbed

i hope you like this one
greeting lou

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To PeterZ: beetleeuroblinkie 1 02-26 11:28

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Hello Lou,
a very beautiful macro shot of this Passalidae family taken from a good POV with great details, bright colours, well composed.
Best regards.

Hello Laurens,
There are only a few pictures of Pausalidae in TN gallery, I do not remember any from Costa Rica. Very nice documentary picture with good DOF and details.
Greetings from Poland,

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  • eng55 Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1256 W: 42 N: 1976] (5892)
  • [2009-02-26 9:39]

Hi Laurens,
Very nice close up.Exposure is spot on,details are crisp clear.Well caught and composed.
Thanks for posting.

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2009-02-26 9:55]

Hello Laurens,
Very interesting spieces to shoot,
Perfect details,composition and exposure,
Superb shot,Welldone.
Best regards Siggi

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5099 W: 166 N: 13042] (48618)
  • [2009-02-26 10:58]
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Hello Lou,
Om hem helemaal goed scherp te krijgen was f 4 wat aan de lage kant, maar waar de focus op ligt is scherp. Mooie natuurlijke kleuren en een goede compositie.

Ciao Laurens, fantastic bug with amazing details and splendid sharpness, superb macro, very well done, ciao Silvio

Hello Laurens
very good macro shot of this black beetle with pine sharp details, great contrast with the green BG
very well done

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  • nglen Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2883 W: 30 N: 9683] (36145)
  • [2009-02-26 11:38]

Hi Laurens. A good over head view of this large looking beetle . Your close up shows fine detail and rich colours. You have used the light so well. TFS.

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  • demeve Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 586 W: 12 N: 1682] (6165)
  • [2009-02-26 14:39]

Hello Laurens,
Great macro and very nice composition.. Well done


A fine capture of a difficult subject Laurens, structural details are nicely reproduced in this well exposed image my friend.

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  • jaycee Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 2454 W: 10 N: 8044] (25460)
  • [2009-02-26 15:55]

Hi Lou,

An excellent macro of this shiny black beetle. Excellent blacks and fine detail of the head and body. I love the extended right arm.


Hi Lou, excellent macro of a beetle. TFS.

Hi Laurens,
A nice capture of this beautiful beetle. Superb sharp details and a lovely composition. Thanks a lot for sharing.

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3050 W: 3 N: 8714] (40568)
  • [2009-03-02 4:33]

Hello Laurens,
Excellent sharpness to present this metallic shining beetle. Always interesting to see rarely shown species. The insect almost looks 3-dimensional, amzing the details we can see.
Thanks and best regards

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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2800 W: 0 N: 6695] (25837)
  • [2009-04-18 1:27]

Hi Lou,
great shot of this large beetle.
Beautiful shiny back and great clarity of the insect.
Very exciting depth of field employed here.
Brilliant presentation.


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