Taken with Canon G6 camera eons ago.The large ant is the Australian Bulldog ant, which is an" old world" species of ant that can grow to a couple of inches in length, is totally fearless and aggressive if disturbed.


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Hi,Bubblers,i’m retired and live in Nairne,in the Adelaide Hills,South Australia,with wife Barb, and daughter, Belinda (also Bubblers).My main photographic subject interest is nature,but anything that looks like it has potential is of interest to me,The cameras i use are,Panasonic FZ100,FZ28,FZ20,Canon G6 and Canon 20D.

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  • charitygrace
    charitygracealmost 5 years ago

    Incredible detail!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Lisa G. Putman
    Lisa G. Putmanalmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic image, great comparison! I love the light and incredible clarity and detail.

  • jesika
    jesikaalmost 5 years ago

    You wouldn’t want to mess with those jaws!

  • voltaireview
    voltaireviewalmost 5 years ago

    Brilliant Shot!

  • HG. QualityPhotography
    HG. QualityPho...almost 5 years ago

    Brilliant Shot! Lance.
    Nasty bastards if you been bitten by one you will remember for the rest of your live… I hate them !!!

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsalmost 5 years ago

    Wonderful shot, i would not like them in my kitchen cupboards.

  • brirose55
    brirose55almost 5 years ago

    stunning macro lance

  • robmac
    robmacalmost 5 years ago

    Great shot Lance , and they pack a punch in their tail too

  • Kerry  Hill
    Kerry Hillalmost 5 years ago

    Fantastic shot…excellent details, Lance!!

  • FallingHorse
    FallingHorsealmost 5 years ago

    Great capture – looks like what we used to cal “inch-men” when we were kids. Nasty, nasty bite

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