TQ8399 : Glow-worm

near to Stow Maries, Essex, Great Britain

This is the glow from a glow worm TQ8399 : Lampyris noctiluca unfortunately the beetle was hiding behind the foliage. I suspect I visited TQ8399 : Stow Maries Halt Nature Reserve too late in the season as I only saw two and only one was in a photographable position. The flash was enough to cause the Glow-worm to give up. This photo is one of only two exposures I managed to get. See the 2012 crop at LinkExternal link The technical info is as follows ISO 200, 200mm lens at F8, 5.6 seconds exposure, manually triggered bounce flash
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Friday, 21 July, 2006   (more nearby)
Saturday, 22 July, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 834 990 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:39.5913N 0:39.0116E
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