Grashopper-larva(Anacridium aegyticum)on a Convolvulus-flower..N-Spain.Photographed in our backyard.This picture was published on billboards up to 3 × 4 m. for a new advertising campaign for Micropolis in France(2012).
Micropolis is a theme park entirely devoted to the world of insects and best known of the famous cinema film Microcosmos.


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  • ashpipedevil
    ashpipedevilalmost 5 years ago

    Brilliant Jim…a shot in a million…well done.

  • Thanks Phil!Much appreciated.Yes,I was very lucky…

    – jimmy hoffman

    JUSTARTalmost 5 years ago

    great shot

  • Thanks for commenting!:))

    – jimmy hoffman

  • aMOONy
    aMOONyalmost 4 years ago

    Lovely macro!

  • Thanks for the favs and your nice comments.Much appreciated!

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Yool
    Yoolover 1 year ago

  • Much appreciated!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • laruecherie
    laruecherieover 1 year ago

  • Thanks a lot!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • TREVOR34
    TREVOR34over 1 year ago

    Pure magic……….

  • Thanks!I appreciate it.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Wendy Brusca
    Wendy Bruscaover 1 year ago

    Absolutely adorable!

  • Thanks Wendy.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Chet  King
    Chet Kingover 1 year ago

    Nice macro and caption.

  • Thanks Chet.I appreciate it.

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Helena Bolle
    Helena Bolleabout 1 year ago

    Love it!

  • Thanks again!

    – jimmy hoffman

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