Aliens have landed on Earth. Check out these colorful super macro photographs that reveal the beauty and struggle of the micro world. This stuff goes on in your garden.
By Thomas Shahan (http://thomasshahan.com)
Uploaded with permission of @teguh santosa
Uploaded with permission of Xavi Heredia: http://xaviheredia.com/
In my very own garden!
Fantastic sideview of a Damselfly giving a good look at its lengthy body.
Horsefly on a pink flower.
Two hover flies mating.
Macro capture of a red ant in attack position.
Dragonfly devouring a damselfly.
A Bumble Bee performing his duties collecting nectar and pollen from a blue flower.
Ever wondered what 'Cuckoo Spit' insect is like? Well here it is - it comes in many different colours & shapes. This one is barely 1cm long!
Small Red-eyed Damselfly fascinated by the photographer.
Banded demoiselle (Calopteryx splendens) doing an interesting pose.