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My favorite macro pictures from 2007 taken in Northern Norway part 2

February 15th, 2008 · 19 Comments

When I made the first post with my favorite pictures from 2007 I realized that I had more faves than I could fit into one post. So here is the next batch of my favorite macro photos taken in Northern Norway 2007. Click on the pictures to see a larger version and if you click […]

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Tags: Ant · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Sawfly · Spider

Macro photo of Wolf spider on birch bark

October 8th, 2007 · 6 Comments

Taken with Olympus E500 digital camera April 19th 2007. Click image for larger view. In this macro photo you can see a wolf spider (Lycosidae). The wolf spiders got their name from the way they hunt as they run down their prey much like wolves do. It is usually very hard to get close to […]

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Tags: Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Spider

Macro photo of ant dragging a spider

May 9th, 2007 · 9 Comments

Taken 6th May, 2007. Click image for larger view. As I have said before, macro photography is so much fun and a real challenge when you try to capture moving insects. I believe the ant is some kind of wood ant (Formica rufa), but I have no idea what species the spider is. I bet […]

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Tags: Ant · Insect · Macro · Nature · Norway Norwegen Norge · Spider