Photo review: The Killer by Ankan Das

Review by Korry Benneth

By Ankan Das. "When the Cotton stainer bugs (Pyrrhocoridae) killed the ladybug I took this shot." Barishal, Bangladesh. Nikon D7200 + 50mm 1.8D + 20mm ET f/22, ss 1/250, ISO 1100

First Impressions


Wow! I love this photo. Nature can be so cruel and beautiful at the same time. I sure hope conditions were good long enough for you to make a whole series of images, it would be amazing to see the whole process from start to end.


What This Photo Does Well & How It Could Be Improved

Technically this photo is very well done. The shallow DOF you achieved is amazing. You also did a great job in blurring the background to a lovely green with just a hint of leaves that tell us the photo is not staged.

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