Konica Minolta Maxxum 5D
Quantaray 70-300mm Lens

ISO 800
Focal Length: 300mm Macro
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: F5.6

This was taken in my backyard in October 2012.

“Top Ten” in the Insects, Bugs and Creepy Crawlies Group for Avatar Voucher January Challenge 1/18/2013

“Featured” in the Tiny Creatures In Macro Group 8/24/2013

“Top Ten” in the Tiny Creatures In Macro Group for Your Favorite Image (Tiny Macro Creatures Of Course) Challenge 9/5/2013


nature, insects, plants, leaves, macro

I am an artist who represents what surrounds my world. My inspiration for my artwork and photography comes from my feelings, beauty of nature, people and places that intrigue me.

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  • Ray Clarke
    Ray Clarkealmost 2 years ago

  • Thank you very much Ray!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • rasim1
    rasim1almost 2 years ago

    Very beautiful.

  • Thank you Rasim!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • Sue Ballyn
    Sue Ballynalmost 2 years ago

    So beautiful. The Colours the texture. Superb

  • I greatly appreciate it. Thank you very much Sue!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • Kathy Baccari
    Kathy Baccarialmost 2 years ago

    Nice macro Lorelle with great detail and short focal point. Gotta love the Wooly Bear Caterpillar. Well seen and captured. Fave. :)

  • Thank you very much Kathy! I’m glad you like it! I had them crawling all over my yard this past fall. They are lovely creatures to watch.

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • linfranca
    linfrancaover 1 year ago

    Delightful image.
    Nature’s fashion show on a sloping green catwalk, ever ready for your lens …

  • Thank you for your kind comment! It’s very much appreciated!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • Jo Nijenhuis
    Jo Nijenhuisover 1 year ago

    January 18/2013
    Congratulations Lorelle being placed in the Top Ten of the
    Fantastic image of an Insect.
    For more news please visit the Group Message!!!
    Cheers, Jo ;)

  • Thank you very much Jo!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • KUJO-Photo
    KUJO-Photoover 1 year ago

    Brilliant capture, Lorelle!! Love the textures :-))

  • Thank you very much!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • Ann Warrenton
    Ann Warrentonabout 1 year ago

    August 24,2013 Wonderful!

  • Thank you very much Ann!

    – Lorelle Gromus

  • walela
    walela12 months ago

    Nice shot!

  • Thank you kindly.

    – Lorelle Gromus

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