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As you all know, I can't resist photographing my clanger friends, the weevils, so here is a selection of images of these rather cute fellas having a bit of fun.

Brand:Olympus
Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:cute clanger capers
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:25 Mar 2011 - 5:24 AM
Tags:Clanger, Close-up / macro, General, Humour / fun, Weevil, Wildlife / nature
Votes:79
Voters:Daisymaye · CherryMartin · pronabk · jabe · chappo1 · Rock · Andysnapper · Alan_Coles · Len1950 · Jekaro · Ray42 · sparrowhawk · saeidNL · Buffalo_Tom · KarenFB · Lillian · moiral · franken · barbarahirst · jennialexander · TheRiverRat · EAS · digital_boi · User_Removed · JackAllTog · Gray_ina · Badgerfred · prabhusinha · LynneJoyce · Alan_Baseley · PattiW · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · wolfy · andylea · TonyDy · diamondgeaser · EMJAYCEE · SlowSong · bayleaf1 · Alvar · danbrann · tomcat · mex · jonwebber · achieverswales · franfoto · cabbie · Niknut · crookymonsta · Silverzone · FeatherFriend · TrevBatWCC · cjl47 · DanielD · dasher · helenlinda · bricurtis · Norfolkboy · nickyv32 · Peagreen · LexEquine · SteveMoulding · goso · KBan · Arty · HuntedDragon · madbilly · GlenD · pamelajean · JJamree · James_C · unicorn17 · Patricia Fenn · jaktis · RonnieAG · SandraKay · AlanWillis · Glostopcat · viscostatic ·
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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 5:29 AM

A great set Carol. Good detail in all..................Sandy

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oyanborneo
25 Mar 2011 - 5:33 AM

Great image...
Regards.

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CherryMartin
25 Mar 2011 - 5:37 AM

5 great captures, he looks like he's hanging on for his life.

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jabe
jabe  4 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 6:12 AM

Grin Good fun, which is the lesser of two weavels?Grin

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chappo1
chappo1  7 Australia6 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 6:13 AM

Lovely shot- nice lighting, nice separation from the background...john

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper Plus Member 7109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 6:37 AM

When you see them this close they are quite cute. Lovely shots and excellent lighting carol.

Andy

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Alan_Coles
25 Mar 2011 - 6:48 AM

Excellent set Carol.

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Len1950
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25 Mar 2011 - 7:01 AM

Cracking set carol, nice detail and lighting.

Len

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Jekaro
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25 Mar 2011 - 7:02 AM

Another five fabulous shots, Carol, all very well captured and presented as always.
Roy

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Ray42
Ray42  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 7:06 AM

A great set Carol

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 7:19 AM

Cracking set of images Carol,very well taken and presented,
saeid

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Lillian
Lillian Plus Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 7:38 AM

JUST has to be V3 all legs and eyes what a shot Carol, have you thought about doing a book with all these different 'critter's'?Grin
Lillian

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moiral
moiral  5 Scotland
25 Mar 2011 - 7:50 AM

Lovely set of shots Carol. That is some little sets of hooks on the feet for hanging on to the stems. I like V2 best today. Moira

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franken
franken Plus Member 123471 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 7:56 AM

Really impressive set - especially ver 2.

Ken

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst Plus Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 8:07 AM

This set really made me smile .... What an actor he is.

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TheRiverRat
25 Mar 2011 - 8:23 AM

great shot just got a macro myself and hope to get shots like this soon

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 8:58 AM

Super set.

Ann

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digital_boi
25 Mar 2011 - 9:00 AM

5 shots today Carol you spoil us...this one made me smile comical little critters they are great detail in all one vote each have a good weekendTongueTongueGrinGrin

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JackAllTog
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25 Mar 2011 - 9:17 AM

Excellent series - very impressive.

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
25 Mar 2011 - 9:19 AM

Hi Carol great set, didnt there used to be clangers on a childrens program , gray.

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Badgerfred
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25 Mar 2011 - 9:30 AM

Superb set of images Carol,
Fred.

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prabhusinha
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25 Mar 2011 - 9:44 AM

Look it has nails too.Great SET

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LynneJoyce
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25 Mar 2011 - 10:11 AM

Another super series but this time a particularly endearing and cooperative model.

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TonyDy
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25 Mar 2011 - 11:40 AM

They do look like the clangers, don't they?
Lovely set again, Carol.
Tony

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EMJAYCEE
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25 Mar 2011 - 11:43 AM

Super set - love them all.
Joan.

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diamondgeaser
25 Mar 2011 - 11:45 AM

Excellent set of images, so sharp with great detail, very well done....JIM.Smile

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SlowSong
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25 Mar 2011 - 12:42 PM

Grin Clinging on for dear life.
Chris

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bayleaf1
bayleaf1  5 United Kingdom
25 Mar 2011 - 12:46 PM

A nice set.
John.

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Alvar
Alvar  8 France2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 12:58 PM

Superb series Carol
Alvar

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danbrann
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25 Mar 2011 - 1:14 PM

A tremendous set Carol.

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 2:15 PM

Wonderful set. A real sense of purpose shines from the weevil in V1.
jon

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achieverswales
25 Mar 2011 - 2:54 PM

Hi Carol
Once more excellent photography, but V3 for me so funny to see holding on for grim death.

Regards

Trev.

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franfoto
franfoto  7 England32 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 2:58 PM

I always enjoy looking at your bugs Carol, they are so different to the ones we get here, nice that you show us them at varying angles. No.1 for me today.

Fran

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cabbie
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25 Mar 2011 - 4:00 PM

Splendid set of bugs again Carol well done

Bob

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Silverzone
25 Mar 2011 - 5:00 PM

Allow me to be no 50. sylvia

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FeatherFriend
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25 Mar 2011 - 5:02 PM

Always fabulous creature's from 'out of space' from you Carol,
Great set again and what a nose Wink
Geoff.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC Plus Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 5:29 PM

Looks like he's performing some gymnastics for you, Carol! Grin Excellent stuff Smile
Trev Smile

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cjl47
cjl47  7 England3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 6:03 PM

Excellent Carol.
chris

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DanielD
DanielD  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 6:21 PM

Excellent set, Carol - superb details

Regards Daniel

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helenlinda
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25 Mar 2011 - 7:57 PM

V1 for me Carol - such comical characters
Helen

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bricurtis
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25 Mar 2011 - 8:27 PM

Particularly like the way its gripping the stalk in V2 Carol. Great little bug.
Brian.

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Norfolkboy
25 Mar 2011 - 9:00 PM

Great set of images, v1 my favorite.

Colin

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Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 10:06 PM

A fantastic set of images, Carol. brilliant detail., very interesting litle weavel. Beautifully captured and presentedGrin V2 my favourite.
Take care, have a good weekend.
Pauline

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LexEquine
LexEquine  9 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
25 Mar 2011 - 10:13 PM

v1 & v2 are my 'top favorites,' today, Carol, of this superb set of macro images of 'this intriguing insect,'...performing a rendition of 'bug acrobatics.' LOL. Have a wonderful Weekend in Crete.
Ciao...Peter GrinWink

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25 Mar 2011 - 10:58 PM

A top set Carol - this fella looks "all thumbs" ...Bill

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madbilly
madbilly  6 England4 Constructive Critique Points
26 Mar 2011 - 4:04 PM

Whenever I see your bug pictures like these, I always imagine the bug thinking "duh, I'm at the top, what do I do now". Another great set Carol

Bill

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GlenD
GlenD  8 United States
26 Mar 2011 - 4:36 PM

% brilliant images Carol, I love your clangers
Glen

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2 Apr 2011 - 6:42 PM

Marvellous macrowork Carol, anybody who has failed to give these their vote after viewing them has definitely dropped a clanger!

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