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Suggester Says: "The detail and the moment captured here are both just amazing. How often do you capture an insect biting a person, let alone the photographer...

Giant ant biting me - ouch! by orionmystery
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Giant ant biting me - ouch!

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Insects love (to bite) me!!! A Camponotus sp. ant with her mandibles locking onto my flesh. Ouch. Selangor, Malaysia. I was photographing another Carpenter ant when I felt sharp pain on my left wrist! It was this ant!

More tropical ants: orionmystery.blogspot.com/2012…
Image details
Image size
1024x683px 145.5 KB
Make
Canon
Model
Canon EOS 40D
Shutter Speed
1/200 second
Aperture
F/11.0
Focal Length
60 mm
ISO Speed
200
Date Taken
May 17, 2014, 12:03:12 AM
Sensor Size
5mm
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Steelwing-Prime's avatar

Incredible how you held still for that shot ^^;