after the love is gone....

Posted by
Thea (Leeuwarden, Netherlands) on 28 August 2010 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

The official name of this beatle is polydrusus prasinus.
It was really stunning to watch this DNA excange from só close!

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Nance E from Cary, United States

That's a stunning shot!

28 Aug 2010 5:31am

@Nance E: Thank you Nance!

larans from Lund, Sweden

Coool capture!

28 Aug 2010 6:33am

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

What an interesting find. Beautifully captured.

28 Aug 2010 6:51am

Farnaaz from Iran, Iran

Oh my god ! just look at the title !!! and look at the pure life !

28 Aug 2010 7:34am

@Farnaaz: Thank you! :)

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Fantastic title, fabulous shot and great treatment

28 Aug 2010 7:44am

mayoline from Hoorn, Netherlands

Whahah wat een heftige titel :-)) Purmerbos??? Joh, was je zo dichtbij Hoorn???? De volgende keer wel ff een seintje geven hoor, kunnen we een koppie doen (Westfries)

Een heel bijzondere foto van deze 2 'kezende' snuitkevers! Goed gezien!!!
Fijne (zater)dag Thea, greetzz.

28 Aug 2010 7:59am

@mayoline: Dank je:) Afgesproken..volgende keer koffieleuten!

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Stunning insect reportage :)

28 Aug 2010 9:51am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Complicated issue in every living creature but in this particular ... hard work! Best regards, Adela

28 Aug 2010 11:27am

Loner from Wörgl, Austria

Nice and interesting shot !

28 Aug 2010 11:49am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

A great capture. Like also the palette of greens and your title... perfect... :-))

28 Aug 2010 12:06pm

@Evelyne Dubos: Thank you! but let's say álmost perfect:)

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Beautifully done ! Great texture !

28 Aug 2010 12:12pm

chen from manila, Afghanistan

great macro, = )

28 Aug 2010 1:36pm

Sunder from Chennai, India

Great macro of the origin of a new life !!!

28 Aug 2010 1:53pm

@Sunder: Thank you!

Phil Morris from Canada

This really is superb Thea. Totally amazing photograph and I am sure
the best of insects out there today. I have never seen anything like it
and I am sure most people have not. A real award winning photograph.
Amazing, Amazing, Amazing, Beautiful work !!!!!

28 Aug 2010 4:52pm

@Phil Morris: Thank you so much Phil!

Becky from los angeles, United States

This is amazing (and the title perfect)!! wow - fantastic!!!

28 Aug 2010 5:34pm

Michael from Chester, United Kingdom

This shot deserves to be in print, National Geographic...?

29 Aug 2010 2:05am

Dutçh from Chicagoland, United States

Very well done. I love the color on their outer shells. Your description 'after the love is gone' sends a chill down my spine. This looks a lot like.. someone's innards are being pulled out after.. amor.

29 Aug 2010 2:24am

@Dutçh: Thanks!..mabey it looks nasty,but it was not,afterwards they just walked away
from eigother as if nothing happened:)

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

LOL! Great title. A wonderful shot indeed. A great find. Beautiful colours.

29 Aug 2010 9:53am

Barbara from Oakland, United States


29 Aug 2010 11:52am

Magrat from Nordhausen, Germany

Oh. Uhm... yes. Well... it IS a strange thing with all these ... DNA things, isn't it? Whether you are a bug or another species... on some reflection... ;)
Great capture, Thea, love the almost-symmetry!

30 Aug 2010 4:50pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Thank you! For me it is not strange..more amazing:)

30 Aug 2010 5:20pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Amazing shot! Great composition.

2 Sep 2010 12:10pm