July 27, 2011
Stag Beetle, Sumatra
Photograph by John Seamons, My Shot
This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures
I found this stag beetle (Cyclommatus elaphus) as the sun was setting over Gunung Leuser National Park in Sumatra. I captured it almost in silhouette, to accentuate its incredible horns.
(This photo and caption were submitted to My Shot.)
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