Horse of the Devil
- cobra112 (43366)
- [2011-04-30 11:11]
Ciao Ana. The perfect colour/light's management for the flower. Godo details fopr the strange insect. Well done.
- fragman (43778)
- [2011-04-30 11:17]
what a monster :) TFS Ori
- Silvio2006 (102073)
- [2011-04-30 11:50]
Ciao Ana, fantastic monster on a lovely rose, beautiful natural colors, excellent sharpness, perfect focus and fine details, very well done, my friend, have a good Sunday, ciao Silvio
- maaciejka (27117)
- [2011-04-30 12:11]
what an interesting species on this really beautiful flower. Colours as usually - excellent.
Yes, You are a very brave woman!!!
Congratulations from Poland,
Yes Ana quite a large Beetle and indeed you should be a little afraid, you don't mention your choice of lens used?,
To give us an idea of how close you where to the subject, (my choice of lens would have been a 500mm or longer) Hmmm :-),
Fabulous sharpness and awesome natural colours, great composition and very well done,
Congratulations Ana and TFS,
Hi Ana,this time the colors are perfects.....for a magic composition! How is nice this pink and how is perfect the sharpness everywhere,great details of this strange insect too.Thanks for share,have a nice Sunday,Luciano
- maurydv (36428)
- [2011-04-30 15:17]
a very beautiful macro shot, very good sharpness and splendid colours.
- CeltickRanger (37400)
- [2011-04-30 18:58]
Excellent macro photo of this insect over its flower,
with fine POV and the way it is framed,
excellent focus sharpness and details,
excellent contrast between the 3 main color tones,
- dmark11 (2633)
- [2011-04-30 20:19]
That is a pretty scarey beetle. In Canada we have something similiar to this beetle but here they are called Bees :-) Good joke, I was killing myself looking for the beetle. Amazing pink color of this flower with wonderful green contrasing leaves. Well done as always.
- jignasi (27917)
- [2011-05-01 1:46]
Interersante especie y bonitas tonlidades del conjunto.
Me gusta especialmente el control de la luz, sobre todo
en la rosa, aunque lógicamente penaliza el cuerpo del insecto.
Una imagen interesante para el fotógrafo y como enfrentarse
a las difíciles situaciones de luz que a menudo se nos presentan.
Saludos Ana: Josep Ignasi.
- Argus (50626)
- [2011-05-01 9:49]
A very very fine capture of a species of Carpenter Bee taken from a nice POV with good sharpness, colours and contrast against the pink flower in a pleasing composition.
Thanks and kind regards,
- pablominto (14563)
- [2011-05-01 23:43]
An impressive insect indeed, here seen busy collecting nectar!
A fine close-up with good details, and it looks like a large guy...
Exposure is well done, difficult situation with the black insect on the bright flower!
- chrimakris (26007)
- [2011-05-02 1:05]
Beautiful photo with excellent composition and good sharpness. The lighting and the colours are fantastic.
Two things struck me here first - the beautiful soft colours of the flower and the composition, which includes the bug. Then comes the rest and what also really impresses me is that you got enough DOF to render the whole flower in focus...even from the insect in the front to the leaves in the background. Congratulations on a fabulous image.
- Adanac (21378)
- [2011-05-03 18:24]
A fine image of this large insect, you are brave to get so close. You have provided an excellent view with your camera work here aNa, thank you for sharing with us.
- ge-fleur (531)
- [2011-05-04 19:21]
ah! linda aNa , mi vois que tes fotos on beaucoup de succès.
- PeterZ (49139)
- [2011-05-05 7:31]
Very beautiful photo of this terrifying insect. The colours and sharpness of the flower and wasp are both splendid. Great POV and composition.
- foozi (25839)
- [2011-06-20 7:34]
very lively bee well seen on this pretty pink rose. the contrast is so good.
i like the details of the bee, well seen and featured.
- Cobo (5799)
- [2011-06-23 10:31]
Una foto con una luz y colores muy suaves que contrastan con el color negro del abejorro, está muy bien equilibrada. Enhorabuena.