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Hey humans!  We are doing our part,  how about you?
2nd PlaceHey humans! We are doing our part, how about you?

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Challenge: Earth-Friendly (Standard Editing)
Collection: Portfolio
Camera: Nikon D810
Location: Singapore
Date: May 3, 2018
Aperture: 20.0
ISO: 400
Shutter: 1/200
Date Uploaded: May 3, 2018

I have seen images of Leaf-cutter Ants carrying leafs to their burrows, but unfortunately these ants do not occur in Asia. So I went out to find their counterpart. These Red Weaver Ants are fearsome warriors and will defend their nest aggressively, so I have to be extra careful when photographing them. I am so happy to be able to photogrqph this pair of ant carrying a green leaf. I hope the image carries the message of Earth-Friendly appropriately.
In post process, I tweaked contrast, highlights, saturation, cropped and rotated image, and finally resize.

Place: 2 out of 40
Avg (all users): 6.7222
Avg (commenters): 9.0000
Avg (participants): 6.6000
Avg (non-participants): 6.7692
Views since voting: 370
Views during voting: 82
Votes: 36
Comments: 8
Favorites: 3 (view)

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05/17/2018 02:47:36 AM
Thanks all for the kind comments and votes!
05/16/2018 08:53:14 AM
Congratulations on the Red,
What a wonderful image, the ants are perfect
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05/16/2018 05:29:12 AM
Absolutely incredible image - I am in awe, both of photographer and ants!
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05/16/2018 04:35:56 AM
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05/16/2018 01:16:44 AM
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05/16/2018 12:53:59 AM
Congratulations Chris! Well done!
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 Comments Made During the Challenge
05/15/2018 11:10:53 PM
Great capture. 10
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05/09/2018 07:24:13 PM
In my top 4.
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