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More antics from my little friends, this time they were having a rough and tumble on a frond of fern. After a good play, and a chance for me to take some piccies, they decided that there were better things to do than just play Wink

Brand:Olympus
Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:crazy clangers!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:10 May 2011 - 6:12 AM
Tags:Clanger, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Humour / fun, Macro, Sports / action, Weevil, Wildlife / nature
Votes:84
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rpba18205
rpba18205 e2 Member 4rpba18205 vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 6:24 AM

Superb close close-ups.
Rob

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cjl47
cjl47  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 6:37 AM

You could have looked the other what. What about privacy. lol.
Great close up.
chris

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 699 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England18 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 6:40 AM

Morning Carol. I love clangers they always seem to be having fun. Another brilliant series of shots.

Andy

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paddyman
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10 May 2011 - 6:56 AM

Super close up work Carol....
Alec.

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 7:15 AM

An excellent and enjoyable set

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 7:17 AM

Lovely shots and I see they got it right in v5SmileSmileAhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

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VIKI
VIKI  8 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 7:42 AM

I have so missed your piccies. I have had such a load of trouble with my laptop and still have some way to go before I'm up and running again! But I can see your lovely images at least.

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 7:48 AM

hope you didn't dsturb the soup dragon!! great shots as always

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 8:39 AM

V4 here today Carol, what a set, you can even see that hair on their legs...Grin
so close, great macros
Lillian

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DanielD
DanielD  4 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 8:42 AM

V4 &V5 for me today (did you use a flash?)The subjects and the details are fantastic, but the DOF is fabulous for all 5 - very nice presented

Regards Daniel

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 8:48 AM

Excellent set of images,very well done,
saeid

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 8:56 AM

Well they're having a fun time !
Great shots of these wonderful bugs.
Well done Carol.

B.

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ChrisWallace
10 May 2011 - 9:10 AM

Well captured Carol, lovely detail and BG
Chris

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viscostatic
10 May 2011 - 9:29 AM

Great images Carol - these are such funny looking creatures and you have photographed them so well.

Phil.

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 9:44 AM

They really are weird looking critters

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 9:48 AM

Took them a while to get things sussed out, it seems, CarolWink
Great shots of all the play and 'activity'. Very well captured set, the detail as always to crisp.
Ronnie.

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achieverswales
10 May 2011 - 9:54 AM

Morning Carol
Awsome set again, V4 is my choice very sharp.

Regards

Trev.

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danbrann
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10 May 2011 - 10:27 AM

Not much movement there Carol.

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digital_boi
10 May 2011 - 10:40 AM

Must admit i enjoy the clangers all good Carol it has to be 1 vote each again Grin

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64340 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 10:44 AM

Great clanger shots. Mind you, they look quite horrid upside down, they're all furry underneath. Their faces are cute though so I'll skip the acrobatics. Smile

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franfoto
franfoto  6 England32 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 10:55 AM

Another very enjoyable set to view Carol, v.4 is my choice today.

Fran

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lesarnott
lesarnott  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 11:50 AM

Enjoyed the foreplay, but we got there in the end! Lovely series, spot on as usual!
Les

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Len1950
Len1950 e2 Member 4Len1950 vcard England
10 May 2011 - 12:05 PM

Brilliant Carol with superb close up detail.

Len

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gingerdelight
10 May 2011 - 12:24 PM

Maybe some more little Clangers soon then?
Superb images Carol, and the first thing that came into my mind was that old song "Hitching a Ride"!! Love V4!
Carol

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WindowonWildlife
WindowonWildlife e2 Member 5WindowonWildlife vcard United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 1:37 PM

Wonderful detail Carol and a cracking set.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 1:49 PM

Such funny little things. Very athletic little creatures. All superb images Carol. Really like them all.......Sandy

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JustDucky
JustDucky  3 Canada
10 May 2011 - 2:19 PM

great set, nicely detailed....V4 my fav
Tammy

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 2:32 PM

looks like they're haing good fun CAROL, good set.
regards
Yung

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dasher
dasher  4 United Kingdom
10 May 2011 - 4:33 PM

Soixant neuf not sex in the city Carol

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 5:17 PM

Well, they're certainly having a good time, whatever they're up to Wink Brilliant set, Carol Smile
Trev Smile

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 5:25 PM

Great detail, wonderful acrobatics very well taken.
jon

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Rock
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10 May 2011 - 5:59 PM

Never underestimate Insects !

Well Yes !

Rock

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LynneJoyce
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10 May 2011 - 6:24 PM

More baby clangers soon it seems. Great series.

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Silverzone
10 May 2011 - 6:47 PM

Super series V4 and V5 for me today. sylvia

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pluckyfilly
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10 May 2011 - 7:06 PM

thats SOME great detail Carol

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jabe
jabe  3 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 7:07 PM

Grin They certainly know how to have fun in the bug world, great shot,Grin i have been looking for foals all day, haven,t found one yet.

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moiral
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10 May 2011 - 8:15 PM

Funny looking little critters, but quite endearing. Lovely set of captures and love V4, amazing detail. Moira

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Bodiewil
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10 May 2011 - 8:52 PM

Amazing work Carol again... such amazing detail

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bricurtis
bricurtis e2 Member 91899 forum postsbricurtis vcard England48 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 8:55 PM

Got to be V4 Carol - great selection.
Brian.

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Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
10 May 2011 - 11:30 PM

Carol, this is a superb set. Fantastic detail in every one. V4 & V5 for me as well Grin
Take care,
Pauline

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dawnmichelle
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11 May 2011 - 2:59 AM

outstanding as always Carol

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gabriel_flr
11 May 2011 - 6:02 AM

Wow, these are happy bugs Carol Wink people have to learn a lot from mother Nature...Excellent set!
many thanks for your support,

Gabriel

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Adderwatcher
11 May 2011 - 7:44 AM

Wonderful set of captures Carol!
Scott

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
11 May 2011 - 12:42 PM

A masterpiece your collection of "hit and miss" moments... to get to the outstanding "Finale" !!!
Bravo Carol!
IB

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Val Prowse
Val Prowse e2 Member 11Val Prowse vcard England
11 May 2011 - 2:55 PM

WOW just amazing! I don't know how you even spotted them let alone take such outstanding photos of them.

Val

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evelen
evelen  9 England
11 May 2011 - 3:40 PM

wonderful set of images carol.
eve.

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TerryMcK
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11 May 2011 - 4:46 PM

Wonderfully entertaining, Carol. And good macro photography, too.
Terry

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11 May 2011 - 7:18 PM

stunning images carol,well done indeed.ray

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
11 May 2011 - 8:58 PM

v4 is 'my top pick' of these five superb macro captures of these interesting insects, Carol. Nice work with the Oly FE-210.

Ciao...Peter Wink

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Anjantoo
Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
11 May 2011 - 9:25 PM

Brilliant captures Carol, these little bugs really make me smile!
Jann
xxx

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11 May 2011 - 9:53 PM

Another great Nature Study set Carol ...Bill

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Gemma9
Gemma9  5 United Kingdom
11 May 2011 - 10:23 PM

Excellent, detailed shots Carol. V4 and V5 are my favourites today.
Gemma

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bunbeam
bunbeam  8 United Kingdom
12 May 2011 - 7:24 PM

cracking clambering clanger captures
bunSmile

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12 May 2011 - 9:23 PM

A super set Carol, I see that you have been hanging wiv da clangers again. Great alliteration from Bunny G, she's cooking on gas tonight!

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pamelajean
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12 May 2011 - 11:12 PM

Clinging clangers hanging and banging (?). Couldn't resist.

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14 May 2011 - 9:23 AM

Whole lot of clanging going on! outstanding set. A

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brownsilent
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15 May 2011 - 4:58 PM

Ugly as can be, but your pictures are once more spot on!
Johanna

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