The purpose of macrophotography is to capture in the images the less visible world and if it is possible to fit it into a photographic composition.
By the original definition, a macro photograph is one in which the size of the subject on the image sensor is life size or greater.
This little insects is about 5 mm long with dark-blue wing with greenish reflections, and red legs. Cereal leaf beetle is not as harmless as it seems. It is one of the most important pests of barley, oats and wheat. This bug presents a generation a year and adults spread to the exterior of fields during their overwinter. Sharing this photo with Macro Monday Challenge.
Lens: Sigma 105mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM
Settings: f/10, 1/125sec, ISO 200
Are you interested in the wonderful world of insects?