December 2011

Journal

Chestnut Discoveries

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30 December 2011
Was supposed to go to Dairy Farm but made a mistake with the dates and ended up at Chestnut Avenue instead. A number of interesting finds left us with…
Feature Journal

Why do Scorpions Glow Under UV light?

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17 December 2011
Many macro shooters have come to know that the scorpion’s exoskeleton glows a bright cyan under Ultra Violet (UV) light. But few know why or how.Why the need to…
Journal

Bringing Folks from Malaysia on a Mantidfly Hunt

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17 December 2011
Liew WK was in town over the weekend and had been an admirer of the Mantidfly which we could find quite easily in Singapore. Apparently not as common in…
Feature Journal

Eunuch Spiders

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13 December 2011
We all heard of eunuchs. But what about eunuch spiders? Impotent males? Castrated males?? How did they reach such a state?Had a day off from reservist and found myself…
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Kitchen Table Macro Photography

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3 December 2011
A night trip to Ubin with high expectations but drenched by the wet weather. The sky opened right after our dinner and we stood around the restaurant waiting for…