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Symmetry, "A Bush-Cricket Behind a Blade of Grass"
Symmetry, "A Bush-Cricket Behind a Blade of Grass"

Photograph Information Photographer's Comments
Challenge: Centered Composition III (Basic Editing)
Camera: Canon EOS-1D Mark II
Lens: Canon EF 180mm f/3.5L Macro USM
Location: UP Diliman Campus
Date: Apr 7, 2008
Aperture: f/10
ISO: 100
Shutter: 1/80 sec.
Galleries: Nature, Macro
Date Uploaded: Apr 7, 2008

Found this bush-cricket while she is hiding on a leaf as i shoot her against the early morning sunlight.

Place: 5 out of 380
Avg (all users): 6.9231
Avg (commenters): 8.2941
Avg (participants): 6.6186
Avg (non-participants): 7.1613
Views since voting: 2474
Views during voting: 328
Votes: 221
Comments: 28
Favorites: 2 (view)

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11/11/2009 06:46:15 PM
11/11/2009 11:30:35 AM
Ohmy. This is macro art at its best! Flawless perfection!
04/17/2008 01:33:31 AM
amazing capture :)

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04/16/2008 10:42:04 AM
Great simplicity here, tones work well and what a great eye to have captured this little guy!
04/16/2008 10:39:35 AM
very original. Grats on 5th place
04/16/2008 02:55:52 AM
I'm glad to see this in the Top 5!
Fantastic seen! Love the symmetry.
Really nice idea for this challenge!
04/16/2008 12:09:21 AM
This is pure symmetry, i love this.
04/16/2008 12:06:45 AM
that's what I was thinking.
Originally posted by gfied:

omg coooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool.
04/16/2008 12:03:56 AM
omg coooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooool.

i wish i saw this earlier i wouldve voted. sorry.

 Comments Made During the Challenge
04/15/2008 09:51:25 PM
Had to pause and take a closer look. Way more interesting (unless you happen to be an entomologist) not seeing the entire insect.
04/14/2008 07:22:29 PM
very different, very cool, 8
04/13/2008 11:57:52 AM
good timing and nice lighting
04/13/2008 06:34:20 AM
very interesting shot
04/13/2008 03:14:27 AM
great shot! I hope this is doing well for you...I will give it a push along with a 9
04/12/2008 10:34:34 PM
04/12/2008 05:44:11 PM
04/12/2008 03:36:37 AM
04/12/2008 02:19:14 AM
This is way cool...
04/11/2008 05:40:41 PM
really incredable shot. Great thinking to take it from the back side instead of the usual top shot.
04/11/2008 11:41:15 AM
This is very original and well done. Perfect for this challenge.
04/10/2008 05:31:34 PM
a nice treat to see a different perspective of the bug macro. hope the voters like it too!
04/10/2008 03:10:05 PM
Wow! Great shot and lighting!!
04/10/2008 08:44:04 AM
Pure brilliance 10
04/09/2008 05:59:27 PM
VEry unique perspective and the symmetry is superb.
04/09/2008 03:38:38 PM
Excellent shot! Love the symmetry of the cricket's legs + eyes on either side of the stem!
04/09/2008 11:52:07 AM
fantastic :D
04/09/2008 09:58:52 AM
Good symmetry. I like how his yes poke out from each side of the grass.
04/09/2008 12:18:35 AM
love this backlighting. lots of character.

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