These bugs were spotted at a nature preserve in Lewisville.
With some careful sleuthing online I was able to confirm they are Large Milkweed Bugs.
Whether you’re squeamish or not – I think most can appreciate their beauty – at least from the comfort of viewing them online!
Camera: Big Bertha (Canon EOS 5D Mark II)
Lens: 50 mm
Date: May 2014
Tips: Slow down, take your time and quietly observe nature with your camera.