How to Photograph Army Ants

The frenetic action of the army ant lifestyle invites spectacular photography. There’s the rush of the raid, the evisceration of prey, the bravado of flanking soldiers, and the entourage of flies, beetles, and antbirds. But shooting these subjects- here I refer explicitly to Eciton– is different than general insect photography. The problems are four-fold: Army … Continue reading How to Photograph Army Ants