A spotted beetle I found on a eucalypt flower while taking a wander on Christmas Day.

View all photos taken: Thursday, 25th December 2008, This photo: 12:20pm

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  • dbt2008 said:
    Nice capture!
  • [ Rodelicious ] said:
    great focusing david. love the dof. never had this close encounter before.
  • Ananda Niyogi said:
    wonderful DoF control!
    Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)
  • Aussie.501 said:
    What a brilliant capture very vivid shot.
  • Wes Cooper said:
    Beautiful shot, great colour and dof.
  • AlexandraPhotos said:
    Wow, beautiful macro shot. Wonderful
    Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)
    This is a Spectacular Photo of an Insect!
    You are invited to post this image to "Spectacular Insects, invite only!
  • suburbanvoodoo said:
    Razor sharp Dave - super cool :-)
  • Richard.Fisher said:
    Nice work.
  • -Gadabout- said:
    wow, that's a superb macro :D
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :)
    Turned out quite well eh ? Interesting leopard spotted beetles too.
    I figured it was somewhat Christmassy-ish. ;-)
    Thanks Alexandra :)
    Neat beetle eh ?
    Thanks :) 'twas a good little macro session.
  • Marcio Fernnando said:
    Great Macro!!! Congratulations!
  • weesen said:
    Wow wow wow. Thanks for sharing this wonderful macro!
  • razik said:

    Well done!!
    This masterpiece will be a great addition to our group.
    Please join us and don't forget to tag your photo: Vivid
  • saxdivona said:

    Great shot...
    Please add this photo to:
  • David de Groot said:
    Thanks :)
    Thanks - 'twas a good day for macro ;-)
    Thanks, but I don't do award or comment groups.