An insider’s view of an ant colony


A worker cradles a freshly-laid egg in the brood nest of a laboratory colony of the Argentine Ant Linepithema humile.

photo details: Canon EOS 7D camera
Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x macro lens
ISO 100, f/13, 1/250sec


  1. #1 Marc
    July 3, 2010


    What a picture! Hope the ants doing well!

    You can visit my antblog at My antblog

The site is currently under maintenance. New comments have been disabled during this time, please check back soon.