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Mite discovered by Mardon (#2876)

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Observed: July 21, 2014 @ 8:00 PM
Posted on: July 23, 2014 @ 8:59 PM (diff: 2 days)
Many of these were crawling on the block wall next to our driveway.

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By Tclenche on 7/23/2014 10:25:02 PM

great photo of such a tiny creature!

By Mardon on 7/24/2014 7:22:42 PM

Thanks Thomas, Yes. The mites are very small. I think if they weren't red nobody would even notice them. I've seen your photos here and on 500px and ababa. Very nice images! Mardon

By Tclenche on 7/24/2014 8:43:13 PM

amazing detail in those photos. what kind of camera did you use to get such detail?

By Tclenche on 7/24/2014 8:44:25 PM

what is ababa?

By Mardon on 7/24/2014 10:50:59 PM

I use a Canon 1D Mark IV camera, an MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5x Macro lens and a Canon Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX flash. "ababa" was a reference to your photos here:

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