Trichia varia a Common Slime Mould
e6filmuser Registered Users Posts: 3,309 Major grins
in Holy Macro
This species is recognisable, easiest in the white stage, by its resemblance to a tiny domestic bayonet light bulb.
The images show the white stage on 15 October and the yellow stage on 4 November. It has yet to release spores form most of the fruiting bodies (sporocarps), which are about 1mm high.
Stereos will be uploaded separately.
The first 2 images:
Olympus EM-1, (aperture priority), Olympus m4/3 30mm f3.5 ED macro, hand-held. the firs was daylight, the second flash.
The other images
Olympus EM-1 (manual mode), Laowa 25mm f2.8 2.5x-5x ultra-macro at f8, twin TTL flash hand-held. they have been cropped moderately.