Facebook cover photo: ladybug hatched

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I took this photo in my backyard garden. In the foreground, the empty pupa skin begins to wither as the freshly hatched ladybug explores the world in her new form.

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Here’s another photo I took in my garden. It makes a good ladybug profile picture to go with the cover photo.

Ladybug closeup macro shot

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* All images copyright © 2013 Teddi Deppner. All rights reserved. Free download for personal, unmodified, non-commercial use only.