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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jumping spider i shot this about 6" far from the subject, with my cam fully extended to 20x using my makeshift macro filter
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Submitted: Thursday, 23rd August, 2012 07:10 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 18th July, 2010
Focal length: 52.76 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 80
Notes: SX20-IS, 20x, macro filter, using built-in flash with makeshift diffuser
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