Ready to Jump

6 January 2015 13 Comments Home » Insects etc.

No chance to lure her back to the civilized world,
ready to jump off the cliff of gravity.

An ant ready to jump

Eastern black carpenter ant | Camponotus pennsylvanicus


  • Len on Facebook said:

    Great shot Rick! So this was taken with the Tamron macro?

  • Kathe Koja said:


  • Li Ku on G+ said:

    Beautiful shot

  • Margaret on G+ said:

    Great grassy shot!! Thanks for sharing with +Grass Tuesday !!

  • Carmen on Flickr said:


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  • Pete on Facebook said:

    Poised, confident, a seeker and devourer of all things cellulose.

  • Connie on G+ said:

    Great sharing! Thank you!

  • Terrie on G+ said:

    Wonderful shot and clever title! I like the backlighting on the ant.

  • Eileen on G+ said:

    Sublime this spectacular photography, such powerful details and what nature and our tiny creatures will do in everyday life. Powerful close up.

  • Donlope said:

    Excellent shot, love the colours and the ant attitude

  • Nina on G+ said:


  • Diane said:

    Leap of faith……this black beauty shows off her great legs!…
    crisp capture…R.L.!

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