Lady Beetles by SD Smart

Ladybirds, ladybugs or ladybeetles?
Depends where you are from I guess…

Thanks again to Stephen Chapple for his help with my recent images.

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  • reflexio
    reflexioalmost 7 years ago

    Brilliant subject and DOF.

  • Jacqueline Stephens
    Jacqueline Ste...almost 7 years ago

    Wow, where did you find so many??

  • Jacqueline – I was blindfolded and sworn to secrecy before going to a little spot where they breed!

    – SD Smart

  • Ashley Ng
    Ashley Ngalmost 7 years ago

    Ah, the secret beetle breeding ground of legend! Very nice.

  • Lisa G. Putman
    Lisa G. Putmanalmost 7 years ago

    Wow, that’s a handful! Awesome shot, love the dof.

  • Franklin Lindsey
    Franklin Lindseyalmost 7 years ago

    Nice job Shane. I think I would have flinched some though.

  • pixie3
    pixie3almost 7 years ago

    Wow look at all of those little lady bugs!! Holy cows awesome shot!!

  • Joseph Darmenia
    Joseph Darmeniaalmost 7 years ago

    Interesting image.

  • Lee Kerr
    Lee Kerralmost 7 years ago

    That’s fantastic!!

  • Vedran Arnautovic
    Vedran Arnautovicalmost 7 years ago

    What is it about a large grouping of even such gentle creatures that makes them look scary? Great shot – I like the focusing

  • Sophie Watson
    Sophie Watsonalmost 7 years ago


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