April 11, 2011-This is a six spotted tiger beetle (Cicendela sexguttata). I found him flying low to the ground; while the sun was hitting him the colors were dazzling. (Day 101:365 @sharkbayte)
Chapel Hill Orange County North Carolinaprime lensEF 100mm f2.8L IS USM MACROCanonCanon_5DMKIICicendela_sexguttataHandheld_MacroSix spotted tiger beetleanimalbeetlebugfaunaflorahandheldinsectsmacroprime_lenssixspotted_tigerbeetlespringspring_2011wildlife
Cool colored bettle.
Excellent! Beautiful image and beetle.
Wow! Awesome composition and exposure!
*super cool* great picture - subject and composition =)
thought this would "bug" me but it doesnt lol
Ditto Woodsman! Love this one a lot!
Wow, this looks like a selective color treatment... but it isn't. Very cool!
Fantastic! Nature is so amazing, and you've captured it here so well!
The colours ARE electric!
Neat catch, great color!