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A Visitor to the Water Lilies.
Armenian Monk
Terns on stilts
Wintery beach
Sunset over Stockholm
Behind the looking glass
Downpour
Just run
Chucky Griffin the Berserker
red cards for the police
Someone's trash, somebody's toy.
Portrait of a Green Scarab Beetle
 A duck swims on a pond covered with poplar down.
A redtail hawk leaving nest with babies watching
The Ruins of Ayutthaya, Thailand
Screech-owl in the night sky
Western screech-owl
vedic education
Beauty in the mysteries of everyday life..
A Boy
Yawning Mitten Kitten
Some Sun and Sand
I need to swim and play
17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Portrait of a Green Scarab Beetle

I've always been terrified with these green scarab beetles as a kid, primarily due to how feisty and strong they are. I can't say for sure if that fear still lingers after having shot it this intimately. But I sure respect these beetles more than ever.

TAGS: Beetle, Bug, Closeup, Green, Insect, Macro, Philippines

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Iba, Zambales, Philippines
Member since 2019
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Copyright:
© Reynante Martinez.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2019
Total Views: 16
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: June 1, 2019, 9:03 a.m.
Camera Model: ILCE-7RM2
Focal Length: 90mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO500
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