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Comatricha nigra #7

Posted by
Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 31 December 2010 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Comatricha nigra (Langstelig kroeskopje (BE) / no other common names found ) is a species of slime mold.

Nature provides its own christmas ornaments....
For everyone a Merry Christmas and a Happy Newyear !

Image taken with 150mm macro + 2x TC + 1.4x TC in natural sunlight.
Image: Schilde (BE) - 29/10/2010

Canon EOS 400D 1/2 second F/36.0 ISO 100 300 mm

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Marilla from Turku, Finland

Happy New Year, Johan!

31 Dec 2010 5:50pm

¨‘°ºO Dutçh Oº°‘¨ from Neverwhere, United States

Happy New Year Johan, I hope you have a wonderful 2011!

31 Dec 2010 6:37pm

Julie Brown from Indianapolis, United States

Beautiful and luminous. Happy New Year Johan!

31 Dec 2010 6:54pm

Skyriani from Nelson, New Zealand

nature's lights! Happy new year, my friend

31 Dec 2010 11:57pm

Canon EOS 400D
1/2 second
ISO 100
300 mm