Macro Lens Photos
Copyright: Keith Lightbody 2011

Samphire plant
amphire growing on the boundary of a salt lake
(Sarcocornia quinqueflora, plants ranged from approx 100-200 mm tall)
Christmas spider
live australian christmas spider
(Austracantha minax, approx 10mm across, recycles its web if damaged)
Female and male Christmas spiders
female and male christmas spiders get festive together

live dragonfly hovering in joffre gorge

Macro leaf - upper surface
live leaf - upper surface
(illuminated from below with LED torch)

spider on spider orchid at tenterden
Macro leaf underneath
live leaf - lower surface
(illuminated from below with LED torch)

beetles at jandakot


close up photo of 5 cents
5 cent coin (180mm Macro)

Photos mostly taken with a 100mm 2.8 L IS USM Macro lens.

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