Photo Synthesis

Portrait of a Grasshopper

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Trimerotropis pallidipennis – Pallid-Winged Grasshopper – Arizona

Technical details:

Lens: Canon MP-E 1-5x macro lens
Body: Canon EOS 20D
Flash: Canon MT-24EX twin-flash, diffused through tracing paper
Settings: ISO 100, f/14, 1/250 sec

Comments

  1. #1 liudvikas
    April 27, 2009

    This is beautiful :)

  2. #2 Adrian Thysse, FCD
    April 27, 2009

    Wow. Even the eyes are camouflaged!

  3. wow! very professional..this is really great! :-)I like also the green grasshopper ;-)

  4. #4 Kurt
    April 27, 2009

    Thanks for the links to all that great info on your other blog. But that still leaves me with one other question: How do you get the little buggers to pose so nicely for you?

  5. #5 goldnsilver
    April 28, 2009

    This is such an amazing photo. I had no idea that a grasshopper looks like a disgruntled old man close up!

  6. #6 metin2
    May 16, 2010

    Thanks for the links to all that great info on your other blog. But that still leaves me with one other question: How do you get the little buggers to pose so nicely for you?
    thnaks..