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Ladybug on Leaf

Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 15 August 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Taken at a butterfly house.
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SONY NEX-C3 1/160 second F/4.0 ISO 500 30 mm

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Jeremy from Ridgedale, United States

I really like the reflection on the back of the ladybug. Beautiful macro

15 Aug 2013 5:10am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Great macro. Great colours, details and light.

15 Aug 2013 5:21am

Emma G from Auckland, New Zealand

wow Ruthie that is a fantastic macro - well done...5***** from me!

15 Aug 2013 5:25am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Top of the World.

15 Aug 2013 5:38am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

The familiar-looking bug.

15 Aug 2013 5:40am

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

great close up - amazing macro. Love the green background to accent the red ladybug.

15 Aug 2013 5:45am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Fantastic macro capture Ruthie

15 Aug 2013 6:30am

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Pretty gutsy ladybug!

15 Aug 2013 6:32am

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Wonderful image, I love the framing!

15 Aug 2013 7:33am

rem_la from Villiers, France

belle prise

15 Aug 2013 7:48am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Nicely captured.

15 Aug 2013 8:45am

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Une très belle macro avec les reflets sur cette belle coccinelle ! Un manque de netteté sur celle-ci

15 Aug 2013 9:50am

El pare from Catalonia, new state in Europe, Andorra

Great macro with fine reflections.

15 Aug 2013 10:29am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

looks edible :)

15 Aug 2013 10:34am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Lovely contrast of color but i would prefer focus on the ladybug, here it is on the leaf. :-)

15 Aug 2013 10:52am

MEC from Setúbal, Portugal


15 Aug 2013 11:02am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld (Old West Wales Boy), Germany

Super macro shot,good colours.

15 Aug 2013 11:24am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Love the vibrant red on the hard shell.

15 Aug 2013 11:40am

Luc from Belgium

Très joli en couleurs vives

15 Aug 2013 1:30pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

perfect focus
well done

15 Aug 2013 1:58pm

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

EXtra..... Belle macro et couleurs.)

15 Aug 2013 2:28pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A very nice close up of this helpful creature. I even like the sheen on its back. Nice one.

15 Aug 2013 2:32pm

jeffrey from Haydenville, United States

excellent capture! very nice detail and colors!

15 Aug 2013 2:33pm

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Excellent composition, the light is beautiful. I like the reflections on the ladybug, they are superb. Very good DOF, I like a lot.
Have a nice day.

15 Aug 2013 2:44pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

beau cadrage et fondu de vert. Un beau focus sur la feuille qui rend plein de détails.

15 Aug 2013 2:45pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

I am in top...:-) nice capture.

15 Aug 2013 3:16pm (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Nice macro.

15 Aug 2013 3:22pm

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful macro of the lovely ladybug. I like the beautiful color contrast of the red and the green.

15 Aug 2013 3:40pm

Catherine from France

Waouh ! the reflect upon his back is splendid ! I do like your series and your love of nature.
Have a nice evening.

15 Aug 2013 3:54pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

This is a superb shot Ruthie !!! I even love the reflection off of the lady bug.

15 Aug 2013 4:05pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

A very nice macro, with these vivid colors

15 Aug 2013 4:52pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A super macro!

15 Aug 2013 5:11pm

BiLL from Belfast, United Kingdom

The red ladybird (as we call them in the UK) works well against the green background :)

15 Aug 2013 5:36pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

Beautiful macro with lovely colours! Nature friendly!

15 Aug 2013 5:44pm

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

The light on this ladybird is wonderful! Excellent macro!*****

15 Aug 2013 5:46pm

CreatednotFound from Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Lovely macro!!

15 Aug 2013 5:59pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Looks like this ladybug has just taken a colorful and shiny!! And what incredible detail you've captured in the leaf!!

15 Aug 2013 6:32pm

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is lovely - I love her shiny back.

15 Aug 2013 8:17pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Excellent detail and nice clean background.

15 Aug 2013 8:34pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

wonderful close up, ruthiebear!!!

the two of you are at the top, the ladybug and you! :-))

15 Aug 2013 8:53pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!
so beautiful compositin, focus, colors, lights & reflections!
Amazing & lovely!

15 Aug 2013 9:02pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Cho-Kawaii a really cute frame:)

15 Aug 2013 9:47pm

Aly from Annen, Netherlands

Wow to the top!
Lovely colors !

15 Aug 2013 10:14pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That is lovely.

16 Aug 2013 12:07am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

excellent macro

16 Aug 2013 12:14am

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Fantastic macro! Gorgeous bright colors! I like how he is out there on the end of the leaf!

16 Aug 2013 12:29am

Etsu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful close-up shot of the cute bug. Fabulous colors. I haven't seen such bugs as this around me for long times. I often used to see them in my childhood, though.

16 Aug 2013 1:40am

L'angevine from Angers, France

des belles couleurs vives

16 Aug 2013 6:28am

Oiva from Turku, Finland

Beautiful Ladybug!:-))Haleja.

Happy day to you ,my friend Ruthie!

16 Aug 2013 3:54pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic Macro !!! She's right on top !!! Great capture :-)

17 Aug 2013 12:11am

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

Beautiful capture Ruthiebear ! Wonderful to see in such fine detail ! The reflection is superb too !!!

17 Aug 2013 2:47am

kevin from summerside, Canada

nice and crisp

19 Aug 2013 12:03am

PHILIPPE from Montreal, Canada

Pretty! Nice focus. I have one a bit similar on my portfolio. On a rose.

30 Jun 2015 3:57pm