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Giraffe

Giraffe weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa). A fascinating insect, endemic to Madagascar. Its extended neck is an adaptation that assists in nest building and fight...
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Giraffe weevil (Trachelophorus giraffa). A fascinating insect, endemic to Madagascar. Its extended neck is an adaptation that assists in nest building and fighting.
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Contest Finalist in Miniature Worlds Photo Contest
Contest Finalist in Close Up Art Photo Contest
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AylinKalan
 
AylinKalan March 28, 2016
oh my god , looks like an alien from space... is it a big bug ? amazing capture thank you
Macrero
Macrero March 28, 2016
Thank you :) Nope, about 1cm long.
AylinKalan
 
AylinKalan March 28, 2016
wow , perfect macro !!!
paleblue
 
paleblue June 03, 2016
Superb macro. Amazing subject, composition, and focus. Was this focus stacked? Were you using a rail? How many images?
cmsimon Premium
 
cmsimon June 03, 2016
wow, that's awesome!!
Troy-Hess
 
Troy-Hess June 05, 2016
Bizarre!
esconore
 
esconore June 05, 2016
Wow !! It s a Star Wars capture !!! Brilliant shot, a specie I have to learn more about !
WendyLibby
 
WendyLibby June 05, 2016
This is such a great macro, but I have to say I am SO glad this creature is in Madagascar and not where I live LOL
JasonTrikes
 
JasonTrikes June 05, 2016
Esconore said Star Wars capture and I was thinking the same thing when I saw it. Fantastic Shot!
kezza7
 
kezza7 June 07, 2016
This little guy is awsome
fernandoamato
 
fernandoamato June 16, 2016
Beyond words.
Congrats on your win.
littleredncryby
 
littleredncryby June 18, 2016
This is awesome!
kezza7
 
kezza7 June 19, 2016
Congrates on you win :}
vickitidball
 
vickitidball June 19, 2016
OH MY that looks like something out of a movie WOW
Deboodle
 
Deboodle June 19, 2016
Congratulations Nadia on your win, he's so unique! Debbie Bray
anitaselvog
 
anitaselvog June 19, 2016
Wow! This is an eye opening photograph! Thank goodness it is just a small bug! Nice capture!
Shiulimukherji
 
Shiulimukherji June 20, 2016
congrats, Superb detailing.
andreigrigore
 
andreigrigore June 20, 2016
His head looks like SEBULBA from Star Wars :D
edandaniphone PRO+
 
edandaniphone September 11, 2016
Amazing.
FredNelta
 
FredNelta September 12, 2016
Very strange insect. Never since that before.
FredNelta
 
FredNelta September 12, 2016
Nice macro of course.
RyanStratePhoto PRO+
 
RyanStratePhoto September 14, 2016
That is very strange and very cool!
FredBlundell
 
FredBlundell December 01, 2016
Superb artistry!
Kollogov
 
Kollogov March 12, 2017
OMG!
Amazing
Mspradlin
 
Mspradlin June 09, 2017
Very unusual Beatle, great composition
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