Friendly Alien

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  1. greyhoundman

    greyhoundman TPF Noob!

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    Very cooperative model.
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    ist DS, 90/2.5, 2X converter, iso 400
     
  2. Artograph

    Artograph TPF Noob!

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    Eeeek!! LOL!! That's the (first) reaction you got from both me, and my 7 year old daughter! :O)

    Very cool photo!!! (Both of us think so!! LOL!!)
     
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    Overread has a hat around here somewhere Staff Member Supporting Member

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    haha I love it!
    Great pose from him (mantis right?)
    I love being able to see the jaws in detail in this shot
     
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    Sorry for the fright Artograph.

    Yep, a mantis. It was about 6 inches long.
    It ended up jumping down on my shirt.
     
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    Artograph TPF Noob!

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    You are forgiven!! LOL!!

    ....If it had jumped on me....I'd have died, right there and then! :mrgreen:
     
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    now that would make me more than jump!
     
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    Love it! This is one bug I don't mind crawling one me, unless it is P.O'd.. They are great in the garden. Super Shot! -Shea
     
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    they look so cool.. ive probably only seen one once or twice in my life
     
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    that is just really great
     
  10. Dmitri

    Dmitri No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaah! I'm not usually a fan of the bug shots, but this one goes beyond macro into "crazy poster on someones wall". Well done! :thumbsup:
     

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