Haven’t see this color before. This guy had just got his new wings hard and dry.
Do you know what species?

Taken with a Canon 40D, EF 100m f2.8, @ 1/20, 16ap, spot metering, ISO 400.


insect, bug, cicada


    MICKSPIXPHOTOSalmost 6 years ago
    WOW !! Very good, Norm. Excellent capture.
  • Thank you Mick, he flew of on the camera shutter.

    – Normf

  • margotk
    margotkalmost 6 years ago

    Wow again! I have never seen a cicada, though have heard them on hot summer days (love that sound!) Great macro.

  • Thanks Margot, they are definately a part of the hot Australian summers hey?

    – Normf

  • whittsatwoopi
    whittsatwoopialmost 6 years ago

    Great work Norm, excellent capture.

  • Thank you Simon, My kids know Santa is on the way when they hear the cicda song

    – Normf

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