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Old 08-19-2012, 06:12 AM   #1
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ant receiving a drop of honeydew from an aphid (photo)


Hi all,

My latest blog is about photographing ants...which are everything that a macro photographer looks for: they are small (pretty much a prerequisite for macro), attractive (some of them at least) and best of all, they do interesting things. The photo below is a western thatching ant (Formica obscuripes) receiving a drop of honeydew from an aphid.

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ant with nectar tight crop filtered by ernie.cooper, on Flickr
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Old 08-19-2012, 06:35 AM   #2
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WOW! That is hecka sick. Wish I had a powerful enough camera. Awesome picture
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Old 08-19-2012, 03:40 PM   #3
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WOW! That is hecka sick. Wish I had a powerful enough camera. Awesome picture

LOL! Thanks very much!!

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