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Judging by the fluffy appearance of this fella, and his size, he must be a baby.
Have a wonderful Easter, everyone Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:baby lygaeus equestris
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:19 Apr 2014 - 5:36 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Lygaeus equestris, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:66
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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2194 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 6:04 AM

What a great find Carol. He is so cute. Great photography

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 6:29 AM

Lovely colours - good series!

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bobpaige1
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19 Apr 2014 - 7:18 AM

Great macro shot,lovely detail.
Bob.

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 7:21 AM

brilliant set carol wonderful colour and detail v1 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
andy

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janlea
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19 Apr 2014 - 7:35 AM

Lovely set Carol, wonderful colours and detail Smile
Jan

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 7:35 AM

Top class macro work again Carol.

Albert

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Danny1970
Danny1970 e2 Member 1Danny1970 vcard United Kingdom
19 Apr 2014 - 7:44 AM

First class macro photography Carol, I was out yesterday on Whixhall Fen looking for bugs and insects, didn't have as much luck as you, three great imagesSmile

Danny

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 7:45 AM

3 beauties
Cute critter....but feel sorry for him that he has such a stooooopid name.

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Ted447
Ted447 e2 Member 157 forum postsTed447 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 7:56 AM

Great set of images. Ted. GrinGrin

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viscostatic
19 Apr 2014 - 8:16 AM

Beautifully detailed images Carol. Love the big bug eyes.

Phil.

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
19 Apr 2014 - 8:36 AM

Another super set Carol,
Fred.

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Mollycat
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19 Apr 2014 - 8:37 AM

Superlative work Carol, incredible pictures.
Peter.

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95916 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 8:46 AM

Mornin' Carol,
V1 for me 'cus it shows the detail well

Hope you enjoyed your Easter surprise this morningWink

Overcast this morning, but hopefully will fair up this pm, so I can have another bat at the BF's, if it warms up enough for them


Adrian

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 9:53 AM

Excellent, I am looking forward to capturing some of these guys in Spain in a couple of weeks.

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 10:29 AM

Three beauties here Carol SmileSmile
Helen

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rontear
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19 Apr 2014 - 10:30 AM

Detailed, Carol. Have a great Easter too !!!
Ron

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 10:35 AM

Three fine shots of this critter, each deserving of prime slot, but for me V 2 stands out as the insect is facing you and there's a good catch of light in both eyes: detail as ever fantastic.
R.

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digital_boi
19 Apr 2014 - 10:39 AM

special again Carol fine wok

Happy Easter

Graham

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SlowSong
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19 Apr 2014 - 11:00 AM

V2 for me today. I love that cute face. Smile

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 11:08 AM

A wee little critter here Carol, 3 excellent captures, like all 3, a happy Easter to youSmileSmile

Cliff

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 4Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 11:41 AM

Once again well spotted and captured. I do like the composition in V3.
Have a lovely Easter Carol.
Kate GrinGrinGrin

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 12:23 PM

All excellent but V2 is the cutest with those bulgy eyes looking at me. Great detail in all 3.

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Glostopcat
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19 Apr 2014 - 12:32 PM

Fantastic detail and clarity in these Carol, he certainly is a cute little critter

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Joline
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19 Apr 2014 - 12:58 PM

Out exploring his new found world....delightful.

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Brian65
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19 Apr 2014 - 1:27 PM

First class Macro shots Carol, love them all.
Brian

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TonyDy
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19 Apr 2014 - 1:34 PM

Excellent shots, Carol.
Tony

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BarbaraR
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19 Apr 2014 - 1:54 PM

Super captures Carol.
I especially love his little face in V2.

B.

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ChristineD
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19 Apr 2014 - 2:44 PM

Three fine shots of this little fella

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capto
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19 Apr 2014 - 3:02 PM

Exquisite detail, great shots.Smile

ivor

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 4:12 PM

Cracking set as always, Carol...love how he's eyeing you up in V2! Wink
Trev Smile

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myrab
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19 Apr 2014 - 4:20 PM

A brilllll trio of images Carol.

Myra

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kuvailija
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19 Apr 2014 - 5:13 PM


Quote: What a great find Carol. He is so cute. Great photography

--- I agree with Colleen !+ A very beautiful green C. bokeh in them --- Jukka.

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Niknut
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19 Apr 2014 - 5:38 PM

Great set !!.....V2's a beaut. !......talk about 'bug-eyed', now I know what they mean !Smile

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HarrietH
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19 Apr 2014 - 5:49 PM

He's got hairy legs but cute eyes.

Harriet

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evelen
evelen  9 England
19 Apr 2014 - 5:55 PM

great shots Carol happy easter.
eve.Smile

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prabhusinha
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19 Apr 2014 - 6:19 PM

Great macro s

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 7:09 PM

Superb work Carol,

Ali GrinGrin

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Mike_Smith
Mike_Smith e2 Member 7124 forum postsMike_Smith vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Apr 2014 - 11:23 PM

Three cracking Macro shots Carol, top class

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Jocelia
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20 Apr 2014 - 12:50 AM

What fun you must have on your bug hunts.
This is one I have never seen before and what colour.
Superb macro on all three. V1 would be my best pick.
Happy Easter Carolů...WinkWinkWink

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SimonFletch
SimonFletch e2 Member SimonFletch vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Apr 2014 - 4:30 AM

Crikey, Carol, if that's a baby, then I'd hate to meet its Mum or Dad on a dark night...
it's a whopper, on my screen...!!! Wink
A seriously good set of images, the detail of which is fantastic.
He / She has some very interesting markings, too...
I wonder if all this species have exactly the same markings, or they differ slightly,
as they do with many animals. It's often the way to distinguish between each animal...
and that's how folk end up giving them individual names.
Another set of superb macros, Carol.

Simon
PS: Thought of you, yesterday, when taking a "macro" of a butterfly, nectaring, with 700mm lens...! Don't laugh...!!!

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