A flash of light

ANIMAL PORTRAIT

There are more than 1250 species of longicorn beetle in Australia, most with elaborate antennae. The antennae of these species are usually dull brown; however, if light is flashed from behind, they become a stunning bright orange.

Bensville, New South Wales

Canon EOS 1DX, Tamron 90mm 1:1, 1, f/16, ISO 200, two flashes, tripod

by Alan Kwok, New South Wales