Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Snapping something spectacular can be tricky in the wet, but these stunning photos are an exception to the rule.

Amateur macro-photographer František Dulík, 35, from Slovakia works as a technical engineer for medical devices when he is not capturing insects.

To get these unique photos of the bright and alien-looking mini beasts, Dulík will get up at 3 a.m. to spend five hours out with his camera over sunrise. (Caters News)

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Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Snapping something spectacular can be tricky in the wet, but these stunning photos are an exception to the rule. (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Amateur macro-photographer František Dulík, 35, from Slovakia works as a technical engineer for medical devices when he is not capturing insects. (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

To get these unique photos of the bright and alien-looking mini beasts… (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

František will get up at 3 a.m. to spend five hours out with his camera over sunrise. (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Dulík said: “Most of them I took near fishpond, nearby Markusovce village, where I usually go early morning on Sundays.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“Most of insects is easiest to see very early in the morning, when ambient temperature is very low, insect mobility is limited and insect is covered by dew.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“Fishpond nearby Markušovce is rich for lot of species of insect.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

I don’t need to walk far away to find another damselfly or dragonfly, as I have all the species on one place. (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“My favorite photo is the ladybird covered by dew, which took a lot of work but was worth it for the awards I’ve received.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“I use natural and artificial backgrounds.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“But I prefer it to be natural background in autumn with the colors putting the finishing touch to beautiful pictures.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“I am just an amateur macro-photographer, and projects and plans are for professionals.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“So all I’m doing is photographing what I love — nature and especially insects.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

“Now I am using special macro lens Canon MP-E 65/2.8 with macro flash MT-24EX.” (Photo: František Dulík/Caters News)

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Photo: František Dulík/Caters News

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Photo: František Dulík/Caters News

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Photo: František Dulík/Caters News

Fantastic photography of insects and water droplets

Photo: František Dulík/Caters News

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