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Christmas Beetle

Christmas Beetle

A Christmas beetle on my carpet.

It's a shame the camera flash washed out the blue-green iridescence. You can see some of it in the photo - it looks like artifacts from over-processing the image. In fact, the only processing I did was to crop out the carpet.

This is the first of some photos I took over the Christmas/New Years period. More to come.

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