Hoplia coerulea,photographed in N-Spain


beetle, hoplia coerulea, hanging, n spain, jimmyhoffman, lathyrus, stems


Thanks for viewing my pictures and taking the time to comment.Much appreciated!

I’m a dutch artist and nature-photographer(especially macro)currently based in N-Spain.

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  • Renee Blake
    Renee Blakeabout 2 years ago

    Fabulous capture !

  • Thanks again.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Russell Couch
    Russell Couchabout 2 years ago

    Wonderful capture !!!!

  • Thanks Russell.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • LindaR
    LindaRabout 2 years ago

    seriously ~ how did this happen?? brilliant capture, perfect title :) xx

  • First it flew off and landed in this situation on a wild Lathyrus.Thanks!:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Carol Knudsen
    Carol Knudsenabout 2 years ago

    Very clever! Great shot!

  • Thanks Carol.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Yvonne Emerson
    Yvonne Emersonabout 2 years ago

    WOW! What a great shot!

  • Thanks.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • jesika
    jesikaabout 2 years ago

    Ouch, hang on, Snoopy! Daft insect, but gorgeous with it and a tremendous image

  • Haha,thanks for your great and funny comment,Jesika.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • KatMagic Photography
    KatMagic Photo...about 2 years ago

    That’s hilarious….looks like he is working out…fabulous color and, of course, fabulous macro work!

  • Thanks.Much appreciated.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Larry Llewellyn
    Larry Llewellynabout 2 years ago


  • Thanks Larry.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • Joanne  Bradley
    Joanne Bradleyabout 2 years ago

    Excellent shot, love the color of the beetle! You bokeh is great too as well as the composition with the diagonal lines!

  • Thanks Joanne.Much appreciated.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

  • davvi
    davviabout 2 years ago

    lovely.well done.

  • Much appreciated.mate.:)

    – jimmy hoffman

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