Baby Lady Beetles playing inside an Aneome. I really enjoyed watching these two little guys playing, almost forgot the objective was to take photos.

Photo Information:
14th September 2007

EF-S 60mm f/2.8 Macro USM
Focal Length: 60.0mm
Extension Tube: EF25 II

Aperture: 11.0
Shutter: 1/100
ISO: 200
Flash: 430EX (diffuser)



beetle, macro


  • Polly x
    Polly xover 6 years ago

    Wow Wow Wow, this is superb.

  • greenpeg
    greenpegover 6 years ago

    great shot …fantastic

  • Sensiworld
    Sensiworldover 6 years ago

    Great macro !

  • Rita  H. Ireland
    Rita H. Irelandover 6 years ago

    Just breath taking images you have!

  • Janine  Hewlett
    Janine Hewlettover 6 years ago

    This is fantastic!! I have NEVER seen a baby ladybeetle! Thanks Darren! Great detail!

    CATNIPMEOWover 6 years ago

    Very beautiful ! Perfect Macro !

  • Pauline
    Paulineover 6 years ago

    woah!!! so beautiful! you have great macro’s.

  • susantrigg
    susantriggover 6 years ago

    Wonderful work – an extremely difficult shot, and you’ve even managed to get a lovely comp!

  • Carla Wick/Jandelle Petters
    Carla Wick/Jan...over 6 years ago

    i could ALMOST learn to hate u for the amazing detail of this image! (waiting to get a camera again….as i dropped my ‘baby’ and it didn’t bounce)…..this is gorgeous!

  • Michael Gray
    Michael Grayover 6 years ago

    Incredible macro…. and the colours! how fantastic. this one here is a definate favourite.

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