I’ve had some great response from my earlier two textures posted (thank you very much for the emails) , so capping off a real bad evening I saw this wonderful sky outside. I post it in 12mp high-resolution (4288×2848 pixels) – free for all to use (and I’d be happy to see the final results).
A common European frog.
Today when I got home from work I found out that my 16 year old daughter had dabbled with my photo gear - trying out different lenses and settings. Far from getting angry I am happy she’s showing interest in photography – and even better . the result was pretty damn good . So here it is ; Ida’s flower:
OK after a few weeks of trial-and-error shooting - I now surrender to the fantastic world of macro-photography – It’s tricky but rewarding.
I take a wild stab in the dark and guess that this insect is of the Pentatomidae family (further help would be appreciated).