Ladybug headshot

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Charles Krebs
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Ladybug headshot

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Most of the time when you look at a ladybug (family Coccinellidae) we focus on the brightly colored elytra. Here I have concentrated only on the head and pronotum.

3X objective, 2.5X photo-eyepiece. Canon 10D. Multiple image stack combined with Helicon Focus.

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Wow, nice :D The head really stands out on that blue background. Love the details in this. 8)
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