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Chrysolina Americana (Rosmary Beatle)

Chrysolina Americana (Rosmary Beatle)

First one of these i have ever seen ;o)


Rachel Scott-Renouf

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Date: Sat May 16, 2009
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Keywords: chrysolina americana rosmary beatle

i think I saw one last summer but was never able to capture the colors the way you did... really pops out of the photo here... it's wonderful
"The poetry of photography will always be more important than the mechanics of the camera..." - J-H. Lartigue
#1 Sat May 16, 2009 7:40pm

He's a handsome little fella clean and sharp....super capture!...SmileAlan
#2 Sat May 16, 2009 8:03pm

The colors are beautiful... what a find Rachel Smile!
I agree about the clarity too... Wonderful capture!
#3 Sat May 16, 2009 8:20pm

SUch a metallic feel as oposed to the softness of the flower, nice contrast....wonderful shot.
~In His Love~ Maggi D
For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.
Romans 1:16
#4 Sat May 16, 2009 8:23pm

He is beautiful! A really lovely capture! Viv
#5 Sat May 16, 2009 10:23pm

A little piece of magic. What a gorgeous wee beastie. Jan
#6 Sun May 17, 2009 3:56am

You have captured that beautiful iridescence so well. Wonderful. Cat
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see ~ Henry David Thoreau
#7 Sun May 17, 2009 5:27am

Rachel Scott-Renouf
thank you all so much for your kind comments ;o)
#8 Sun May 17, 2009 2:51pm

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