Posts Tagged ‘cockroaches’

Blatta orientalis
Oriental Cockroach

The key to this image is the soft lighting. A strobe fired into a white box produces an even white light, allowing us to see the subtler tones and textures on the surface of this common pest insect. You could almost sell this roach on ebay.

Photo details: Canon 100mm f2.8 macro lens on a Canon EOS 50D
ISO 200, f10, 1/160 sec

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Sunday Night Movie: Ha!

This is what happens when society teaches people to hate and fear insects:

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