"My Stomach Hurts"

© Ken Slade

"My Stomach Hurts"

Brenda c. McFarland 6/20/2007 10:25:31 PM

Very colorful little guy isn't he. Great photo! #677415

Marthese A. Cassar 6/21/2007 2:20:28 AM

Beautiful shot nice colours too #4418766

Kathy Reeves 6/23/2007 9:29:55 AM

Stunning Ken!! I see you are doing some beautiful macro work!! #4428074

maria Warren 6/27/2007 6:10:02 PM

this is so beautiful #4450802

Steven E. Ray 7/17/2007 2:07:11 PM

Excellent macro and exceptionally colorful specimen. It's as if he stopped long enough to turn and pose for you :) #4519498

Mick Burkey 7/25/2007 9:30:48 AM

Awesome macro, Ken! Congrats on the finals. Wonderful details and color. #4555586

Kay E. Mahoney 7/25/2007 11:23:33 AM

Ken, Congratulations on your fantastic finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4556198

eileen bedford 7/25/2007 4:35:38 PM

Congratulations Ken on this awesome capture, well done... #4557897

Sam Britt 7/25/2007 8:12:18 PM

Congratulations, Ken! #4559245

Dot K. 7/25/2007 8:17:15 PM

What a great image! Congrats on your finalist! #4559258

Kathy Reeves 7/26/2007 5:26:54 AM

Outstanding finalist Ken!! Congratulations!! #4560888

Derek D. Dafoe 7/26/2007 5:41:32 AM

Congrats on you Finalist!! #4560966

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Description


This is a Black Swallowtail caterpillar I photographed at local botanical garden on 06/02/07.
Note that it has extended it's orange osmeterium, or scent gland.
It gives off a citrus odor intended to ward off danger.

Aperture = f5.0
Shutter = 1/80s
ISO = 400
Focal Length = 225mm
Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6 IS USM lens


Uploaded on 6/20/2007 7:33:16 PM


BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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