Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates/Metura Elongatus

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Bag of Metura Elongatus[edit]

Voting period is over. Please don't add any new votes. Voting period ends on 24 Feb 2011 at 12:54:41 (UTC)

Original - The Psychidae (bagworm moths) are a family of the Lepidoptera. The names refer to the habits of caterpillar of this family which build small protective cases in which they can hide and metamorphose.
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metura, bagworm
Creator
Benjamint 12:54, 15 February 2011 (UTC)
  • Support as nominator --Benjamint 12:54, 15 February 2011 (UTC)
  • Oppose Just looks odd... The stark white background looks un-natural, and there is no way of knowing what is wood, what is the bag etc... It all looks the same (which may be the idea but it doesn't make for a very clear picture)... My main issue is the crop though - I'd rather see this with a natural background to enhance it's EV... gazhiley.co.uk 11:03, 17 February 2011 (UTC)
  • I think this pic would be better with the original background (or a better cut of the background). Nergaal (talk) 16:33, 17 February 2011 (UTC)
  • This is the original, it was taken in studio. I'll See what I can do about an outside shot, I'd prefer to find one that is crawling as well. Benjamint 21:07, 17 February 2011 (UTC)
    • Fair enough, thought it was a pretty tidy crop! gazhiley.co.uk 12:06, 18 February 2011 (UTC)
  • Something funky going on at the edges, glare/overexposure/something??? but what the hell, it's a cool insect. Support! Aaadddaaammm (talk) 21:32, 22 February 2011 (UTC)

Not Promoted --Makeemlighter (talk) 22:02, 24 February 2011 (UTC)