Day 313: Longhorn beetle

…Or Agapanthea villosoviridescens to give him his Sunday name. They’re quite striking insects, with very distinctive antennae. I used an extension tube to get in a bit closer, deciding that a softer backdrop was more important than a comprehensive depth-of-field.

Nikon D300; Tamron 18-270mm PZD @ 270mm; ISO 320; F/8; 1/100s. VC on

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