Best time to shoot insects?

Started Jun 8, 2013 | Discussions thread
Gpruitt54
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Re: Best time to shoot insects?
In reply to bgD300, Jun 22, 2013

bgD300 wrote:

Wow, only 5 days to get a reply editor to come up.

Here are the original full frame shots from the images above resized for compactness,=.

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I am impressed at the detail you are capturing. The cropped images are great.  I just started trying insect macro photography. I was out for the first time other day and every time I got low to photograph something, the insect(s) would fly off.  Are there colors that insects don't like? Because they all seemed to see me coming.

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