Even the wishes of a small ant reach heaven...

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 19 October 2012 in Plant & Nature and Portfolio.

Even the wishes of a small ant reach heaven... (Japanese proverb)

Centaurea cyanus (NL: Korenbloem / EN: Cornflower, Bachelors button, Bluebottle, Boutonniere flower, Hurtsickle, Cyani flower / DE: Kornblume / FR: Zyane) in the foreground
and
Papaver rhoeas (NL: Grote klaproos / EN: Corn poppy, Corn rose, Field poppy, Flanders poppy, Red poppy, Red weed, Coquelicot / DE: Klatschmohn, Mohnblume, Klatschrose / FR: Coquelicot, Ponceau, Pavot coquelicot, Pavot rouge) in the background


although ...
did you look close enough???

the main subject in the image is an unidentified ant-species ...
I'm sure you'll notice it now ...


Image: Viroinval (BE) – 11/08/2012

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marceline from tournai, Belgium

waouhh..

19 Oct 2012 6:26am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

wow.. superb.. love the colours..

19 Oct 2012 7:33am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

superb, bravo*

19 Oct 2012 9:49am

Christine from Le Gosier, Guadeloupe, France

superbe bravo ! Les couleurs sont magnifiques !

19 Oct 2012 1:24pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Beautiful color and detail in this image.

19 Oct 2012 6:43pm

christine from schoten, Belgium

de gustibus et coloribus non est disputandum ... *****

19 Oct 2012 6:55pm

Vert Pomme from Montreuil Sous Bois, France

Couleurs somptueuses. Magnifique vite un Spotlight......

19 Oct 2012 7:45pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Fantastic!!!!

19 Oct 2012 10:20pm

This image has been featured in 3 Remix collections.

Fabulous Flora by Ruthiebear

Macro by Arco-Íris

Nature... by Judy aka L@dybug

Canon EOS 400D
1/640 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
150 mm

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magnoliophyta
magnoliopsida
asterales
asteraceae
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