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Fancy a quick tickle?

Farmer Ant goes to work.
He doesn't seem to notice the Aphidius wasps 'impregnating' his 'crop'.



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Re: Fancy a quick tickle?

Amazing macro shots Andrew. It's all happening down there.

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[CENTER]Farmer Ant goes to work.
He doesn't seem to notice the parasitic wasps 'impregnating' his 'crop'.
The second image shows an Aphidius wasp laying an egg. Something I have never seen.

"Impregnating " is still appropriate, as mummies will result.

Excellent images.

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Re: Fancy a quick tickle?

Excellent macro shots. Amazing.
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Re: Fancy a quick tickle?

Some great shots Andrew.

Thanks for the many recent ones too.

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Amazing macros......better than 1:1 which I suppose true macro can be,,,,,,,,,
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Amazing macros......better than 1:1 which I suppose true macro can be,,,,,,,,,
I thought technically speaking 'macro' refers to magnifications greater than 1:1, where as upto 1:1 is actually "micro".
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I thought technically speaking 'macro' refers to magnifications greater than 1:1, where as upto 1:1 is actually "micro".
That has slipped into disuse.

OK, if you have an object of real life size 35mm long, filling the frame of a FF sensor, what is its macro status when blown up on a monitor after an upload?

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