Theo Bosboom - Hey you!

 

I was taking extreme close ups of a beautiful Astrantia flower in the Austrian Alps near Bürserberg, when to my surprise I saw something moving in the frame. When I slowly shifted the focus ring, this little fellow (I guess a springtail) came into sight. It seemed to be very interested in what I was doing. Picture is taken with the Canon MP-E 65 macro lens, which allows magnification up to 5 times life size.


Location: Austrian Alps

Tags: alps, astrantia, bug, close-up, flower, mountain flowers, nature, small, springtail, surprise, Theo Bosboom



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Comments

  1. João Petronilho said:

    26/05/2014 09:53

    A wonderful photo ... beautiful ... behind a flower there is always an insect waiting for us ... an unexpected meeting ... a proof that that we are not alone on this planet

  2. Stefan Gerrits said:

    07/06/2014 15:20

    Prachtig Theo... Kijk uit naar je volgende plaat.