Carnivorous Plants

Challenge #38 in the Life in the Natural World series. Hosted by RuthC.
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This challenge is for you to showcase your photos of those strange and unusual plants, such as sundews, snaptraps, pitcher plants etc. which derive their nutrients from trapped insects, spiders or even tiny animals. Capture your photos in the natural environment if you can, though some of these carnivorous plants may be in pots or baskets, because that is the only way we can see and experience them. Macro shots welcome. More information at SIZE: 1,600px MAXIMUM ON LONGER SIDE.
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Snap Traps
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Snap traps or Venus Fly traps.
Submitted: Monday, 28th January, 2013 11:01 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 20th January, 2013
Focal length: 4.3 mm
Shutter speed: 1/60 sec
Aperture: F2.8
ISO: 100
Notes: Hand-held, lit by filtered late afternoon sun.
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