Covered in the Morning Dew

Ladybug covered in dew – Poolesville, Maryland

I was taking photos of local crop fields – wheat, maybe? – early one day, when I spotted this tiny ladybug covered in morning dew. It was completely still and unmoving, possibly asleep or trying to keep warm. I wonder how many hours it can take for them to dry out and be able to fly again, after they have been so saturated with water like that.

Photo info:
Ladybug covered in dew
Local crop field
Poolesville, Maryland
June 2012
Leica Summilux 50/1.4 ASPH lens
Sony NEX-5N digital camera

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