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Today my young son saved this lady bug from certain death. I was outside with him while he swam, trying to force myself to be creative when the 911 emergency happened. I quick made a nice golden environment with my bag of tricks and shot as she recovered, and dried her wings. It was very exciting and joyous to watch her fly away.
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macro, insect, ladybug, ladybird, golden, bug

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light playing off objects and nature in interesting and wonderful ways. The simplicity and complexity of the beauty that is all around us everyday.

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  • Laurie Search
    Laurie Searchover 2 years ago

    How beautiful this is!! Love the tones and bokeh!!!

  • Aw thank you Laurie :). I fell in love with her

    – Melinda Potter

  • © Karin  Taylor
    © Karin Taylorover 2 years ago

    gorgeous composition and I love the story in your description….. I am so taken with these images ;)

  • Thank you so much Karin, more than pleased you like them :)

    – Melinda Potter

  • Maxwell Campbell
    Maxwell Campbellover 2 years ago

    Love it ……. very nice work. Great story also :-)

  • Chazagirl
    Chazagirlover 2 years ago

    Stunning!!

  • Maxwell Campbell
    Maxwell Campbellover 2 years ago


    Such a great image, well deserved feature :-)

  • ruth  jolly
    ruth jollyover 2 years ago

    love all around the Brokeh is amazing

  • Sandra Fortier
    Sandra Fortierover 2 years ago

    So very sweet… and a lovely story too… bet your young son thinks you’re a hero!

  • Melissa Dickson
    Melissa Dicksonover 2 years ago

    Congratulations! this powerful image has been

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    13/09/12

  • withsun
    withsunover 2 years ago

    Super magic shot ! Great work !

  • Fiona Christensen
    Fiona Christensenabout 2 years ago

    23 September 2012

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