Insects

Challenge #2 in the Nature series. Hosted by Valterj.
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Food glorious food !
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Took this after taking to the yard shortly after a rainstorm. The garden comes alive after rain and this is always one of my favorite times to look for bugs. This is probably my best ant picture.
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Submitted: Sunday, 24th May, 2009 04:51 (GMT)
Taken: Saturday, 3rd June, 2006
Focal length: 55 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 100
Notes: 2x 580 EX Flash heads either side of subject held on a double "left-right" bracket and positioned right next to lens just out of shot. 25-105 pre-focused mid range, and zoomed to middle zoom for best sharpness. Focused by rocking body back and forth !
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