Glow worm, by Mike
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It's the first of the month and we start August's batch of Pictures of the Day with this rare shot of a glow worm taken by mike_j. Mike is lucky enough to find these remarkable and quite rare beatles (not worms) in his English garden. Once you have found one - if they are there it's easy enough with that glowing abdomen - how do you photograph them? Mike explains all in the forum discussion thread you can find here.
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