Superzoom compacts with 20X or higher optical zoom

Challenge #37 in the Verbs , action, and misc topics series. Hosted by barb_s.
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Showcase the long reach on a compact superzoom camera with optical zoom able to reach 20X or more. My sample image captured a tiny ant on a flower ~15 feet away, at 150 mm focal distance. I'm interested in what you can capture at a high focal distance like that.
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Snowberry Clearwing Moth
DSCF1124
Squirrel
20x optical on H9V
Andromeda Galaxy
Heron
100_0857
Canon SX10IS    20x
Moon
Hawaii Sun
IMG_5864
30x
Olympus SP800UZ X30 zoom
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