5/16/14

up close and personal

I found this one taking a rest on my strawberry plant a while back. I love all the details on him/her.




26 comments:

Roan said...

That is certainly up close. I'm hoping to go pick strawberries this weekend. Hope not to find bugs like this on on my berries. Beautiful shot!

Jocee said...

Great shot, they are such odd looking insects up close. The strawberry looks amazing zoomed up on. :-)

Linda W. said...

Nice macro shot.

Margaret Adamson said...

You have made my mouth water!! great shot.

Pieni Lintu said...

Beautiful photo!! And welcome to Communal global family. <3 Greetings from far far away north, Finland. :)

McGuffy Ann Morris said...

I love berries. This is an amazing shot!

Unexpected Farm Girl said...

I am so jealous that you have strawberries. I am still waiting for it to warm up enough to plant my suckers. :) Great Pic. :)

Hanna said...

Yummy, strawberries...! Soon it's strawberry season here in Sweden, I enjoy it every year. Beautiful shot :-)

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

My what big eye(s) you have Mr Insect. Neat picture. Are strawberries in season there now? (it seems late for them.)

Ela said...

What a great photo !

orchid Miyako said...

Wow; what a great picture of strawberry with grasshopper♡♡♡ Lovely eye♪ Sending you Lots of Love and Hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

EG CameraGirl said...

I love the contrast of the green with the red! Super!

Wandering Wren said...

My, what a great shot especially those googly eyes. I'm glad you have him/her on full zoom so we can see all the details, although I'd be saying OK you win the strawberry is all yours!
Wren x

Snap said...

Great shot. I hope he left some of that delicious looking strawberry for you! ;) Happy Critter Day!

Judith said...

I love Strawberries!!

Phil Slade said...

The strawberry looks luscious. Who or what couldn't resist a taste of that? Lovely close-up picture.

TexWisGirl said...

very cute!

tradgardssurr said...

Beautiful! At first I didn´t see him. I just saw the gourgous strawberry. Love the colors!

Karen said...

Lovely shot, Yum strawberries.

Lisa Gordon said...

Mmmmmm, I'm thinking strawberry shortcake!

This is a really fantastic close-up.

Karen said...

Great shot! A strawberry eating grasshopper, cool!

Gunilla B├Ąck said...

Awesome shot! They look quite strange up close.

K Ville said...

I was looking at the picture for ages but didn't see it, my daughter was with me and I was all 'oh wow look at that' and she's 'have you only just seen it LOL'

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Gary Phillips said...

Looks good!! Boom, Bobbi and Gary.

Shey Wicklund said...

Wow, great find and awesome macro shot.

eileeninmd said...

This is an awesome shot, love the yummy red strawberry and the grasshopper! Thank you for sharing your post with my critter party! Have a happy day!