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Longhorn beetle by orionmystery Longhorn beetle by orionmystery
Longhorn beetle. This image was the cover image of "Photographer" magazine, Ukrainian version:

orionmystery.blogspot.com/2010…

More amazing beetles of Malaysia: orionmystery.blogspot.com/2010…

Possibly Niphona (s. str.) vicina Gahan, 1895

ID credit: www.cerambycoidea.com/forum/to…
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Given 2013-08-12
~orionmystery's Longhorn beetle is a magnificent portrait of a beetle captured with immense detail and clarity. The saturation of the colours is just right and the framing interesting, especially with the angle the subject is in. An awesome macro shot overall. ( Featured by 3wyl )
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Mar 13, 2014
Beautiful work! Congratulations on the DD! :iconflowerheartplz:

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orionmystery Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks :)
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Angie-Pictures Featured By Owner Mar 15, 2014
It's my pleasure! :)

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OutbackReality Featured By Owner Aug 31, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi! :wave:
Your beautiful image has been featured here : m-h-photography.deviantart.com… :aww:
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s-kmp Featured By Owner Aug 25, 2013
:w00t: This lovely piece has been featured here Raw-Nature Feature 29 at :iconraw-nature:
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s-kmp Featured By Owner Aug 23, 2013
:w00t: This lovely piece has been featured here in Donation Feature + News of Art Theft
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orionmystery Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for faving and commenting. Much appreciated! :)
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harlia Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
wow
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StephGabler Featured By Owner Aug 15, 2013  Professional Photographer
Amazing shot!
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transparent-soul Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2013
Absolutely terrifying in a magnificent way!
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orionmystery Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for all your wonderful comments!
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artiethief Featured By Owner Aug 13, 2013
a macro like it should be, perfect in details, with nice blury colourfull background!!! Very nice!
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R0-oChan Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
and ma' said monsters ain't real!
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Strudel--Cutie4427 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013   Writer
It's so fluffy!
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Savaliste Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
:devart:Congratulations on your DD feature! Great work, great details! :highfive:
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TheGalleryOfEve Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Congratulations on your well-deserved DD!!! :iconflyingheartsplz::iconlainloveplz::iconflyingheartsplz: :clap::clap::clap:
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Owl-Flight Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
everyone's talking about how ugly it is and I just find it adorable <3 XD which is weird because I dont particularly like bugs.
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Amjad-Miandad Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
wow, my love

great capture
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carbint Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
a great photo!! Shame it's of something so revolting!!!! :P
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ToneDawg Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
crazy! what lens are you using?
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skeegoedhart Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Traditional Artist
Wow, what an incredibly strange and beautiful creature! Love it!
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PagesofAngels Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
That's okay...I didn't need to sleep tonight. O.o
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Karinta Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Student General Artist
What a fascinating and extremely sharp and clear photo of an interesting animal. :hug: You have my respect.
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Nela23235 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Great shot! :)
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olivebirdish Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Student General Artist
incredible !!!!!!!Love 
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Koyukuk Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Longhorns have the coolest faces.
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montygm Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
Love the colours. Great detail.
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Melanthriel Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
B-But... IN ANIMAL CROSSING THEY'RE BLUE!!!
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StuKarver Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Very nice detail and contrast. I really like this capture.
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Kennyt2011 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
Welcome to my leaf brotha" (in Owen Wilson vioce).
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Bryd013 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Looks scary D: Awesome shot though :)
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Yeoman2b Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Congrats ! 

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mishkuu Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
insanely awesome :wow:
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Myly14 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
wow o3o
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Shi86 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
This picture is totally awesome!
Did you use a special objective, like some kind of macro objective?
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orionmystery Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi, I used MPE65 for this shot.
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Aarrd Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
Wow! What a great shot! :clap:
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LordSinrath Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
Cool
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T-RexArms Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Student Photographer
Beautiful photo :)
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Birdie121 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Nature is so amazing. Great shot!
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Babou-Shka Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
Gorgeous!
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NSSanchez Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Love your work, this is a very exquisite picture.
 
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RosieRoseWeather Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013   Digital Artist
....Can I pet it...? and Congrats on the DD!
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SeaWhisper Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013
oh gosh how on earth did you get this stunning colours? amazing! :)
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maaltay Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Professional Interface Designer
very orginal :)

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Schneefuechsin Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
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GodSaveTheEmoz Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Student Photographer
this doesn't need compliments, it speaks for itself. sweet jesus :love:
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Redshift000 Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
If they were actually this big I'd never go outside
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JellyBN Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Wow this is amazing!

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Canon EOS 40D
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Apr 12, 2009, 12:27:02 PM
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