Longhorn Beetles

blog_2014-05-23_bockkaefer-2.jpg

The family of longhorn beetles counts more than 20000 sub-species, of which I am most intrigued by those with beautiful sculptural details. Their shapes and colors cannot be imitated faithfully — one can only attempt to create an abstraction with the hope that it might find its own place amongst Nature’s incredible inventions.

blog_2014-05-23_bockkaefer-1.jpg blog_2014-05-23_bockkaefer-5.jpg blog_2014-05-23_bockkaefer-4.jpg blog_2014-05-23_bockkaefer-3.jpg