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Male Stag Beetle (Neolucanus sp., Lucanidae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 1 September 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

This large male adopts a defensive stance in response to my presence.
Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/200 second F/8.0 ISO 160 60 mm

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daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

hands up! Cracker!

1 Sep 2013 1:21pm

christine from schoten, Belgium

wow, great shot! seems dangereous!

1 Sep 2013 6:55pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

impressionnante sa position

2 Sep 2013 2:01pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Congratulations on your SPOTLIGHT!

2 Sep 2013 6:33pm

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5***** congratulations for the spotlight

2 Sep 2013 6:34pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations! :)

2 Sep 2013 6:34pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Stunning macro ... the details are spectacular !!!
A well deserved Spotlight ... Congratulations !!!

2 Sep 2013 6:38pm

Babzy from Besançon, France

congrat ! :)

2 Sep 2013 6:47pm

Mohammad/Navvab from shiraz, Iran

crazy insect :))
so great macro
congrats a lot

2 Sep 2013 7:30pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

Congratulations on the spotlight. Well deserved

2 Sep 2013 8:23pm

tce76 from saint Laurent de Brèvedent, France

Tous mes applaudissements !

2 Sep 2013 9:58pm

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Congratulations on the spotlight.

3 Sep 2013 6:10am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

3 Sep 2013 12:51pm

RonnyVee from Tielt, Belgium

Starship Troopers... but real! Great macro.

3 Sep 2013 3:14pm

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

congrats ont he spotlight ;)

3 Sep 2013 3:19pm

farideh from rasht, Iran

Very nice.Congratulations!

3 Sep 2013 4:05pm

destani from mashhad, Iran

Congratulations on the Spotlight!

3 Sep 2013 5:48pm

Andy from Birmingham, United Kingdom

Great macro. Congratulations !

3 Sep 2013 6:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Wow! An amazing image! Congratulations on the Spotlight!

4 Sep 2013 1:12am

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Congrats on the Spotlight!!

4 Sep 2013 10:17pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Fantastic macro! Congratulations!

5 Sep 2013 6:54pm

This image has been featured in 2 Remix collections.

Macro Nature by Baldwin VW

Fooled by macrology by Josep

1/200 second
ISO 160
60 mm