A couple of local (true bug) shots of the native kihikihi

For both shots I’m using the Tamron 90/2.8 macro-lens with a 6x Raynox microscope adapter, the Sigma EM-140 ringflash with a 4:1 output ratio for more definition. Photo’s processed in Silkypix.

The first shot had severe purple fringing on the wings (highly reflective surfaces can do this), so I masked the area outside the wings and used PSE to fix that by de-saturating/lightning the purple