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Silly Sunday again! Caught this tiny ant seemingly fascinated with his bum!

Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:bum-biter!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:19 Dec 2010 - 6:00 AM
Tags:Ant, Bug, Bum, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Humour / fun, Insect
Votes:75
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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland110 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 6:07 AM

Bit of a contortionist here, Carol....nicely captured.
Ronnie.

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nickdhuka
nickdhuka  3 United States
19 Dec 2010 - 6:59 AM

Captured well

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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84255 forum postsKarenFB vcard England162 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 7:33 AM

Well seen and caught!

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accipiter
accipiter e2 Member 4accipiter vcard England57 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 7:34 AM

Great captures Carol. You certainly find all the interesting things going on around you. A

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jokinarnya
19 Dec 2010 - 7:36 AM

Yes its bum does look big in this Smile. Great capture.

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RTDS
RTDS  5 Cyprus
19 Dec 2010 - 7:48 AM

A great set of captures Carol.
These are not easy to get clear and the details.
You did very well.
Robert

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 7:51 AM

Doing some kind of Yoga , Great find.

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Mynett
Mynett e2 Member 6137 forum postsMynett vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:01 AM


Quote: Doing some kind of Yoga , Great find.

my thoughts too

Linda

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chalkhillblue
chalkhillblue e2 Member 5143 forum postschalkhillblue vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:02 AM

Great observation and capture Carol, excellent set.
David

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:04 AM

maybe not your sharpest of pictures but still a good set

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pdcche
pdcche  3 United Kingdom
19 Dec 2010 - 8:13 AM

Nice image

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:14 AM

Must be some canine DNA is there! Great shots Carol.

Albert

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:16 AM

If he bites his own bum, heaven help everyone else!! So very well seen and captured, Carol.

Ann

Last Modified By EAS at 19 Dec 2010 - 8:17 AM

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 8:53 AM

A great sequence Carol - I have heard of scratching it - but biting it with those pincers!!!

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moiral
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19 Dec 2010 - 8:58 AM

Wouldn't fancy these pincers biting my bum anyway. Great captures. Moira

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 9:03 AM

he/she is doing keep fit !! lovely set Carol

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7395 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom970 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 9:13 AM


Quote: If he bites his own bum, heaven help everyone else!!

What I was thinking!
Very funny.
Moira

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User_Removed
19 Dec 2010 - 9:20 AM

lol, excellent shot. Smile

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tashi
tashi  32 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 9:42 AM

Well spotted and very well captured. These little creatures that come your way always seem to be full of surprises.
Rani

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Alvar
Alvar  7 France2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 9:42 AM

Great capture !! Well done
Alvar

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gabriel_flr
19 Dec 2010 - 9:55 AM

Nice close-up with great texture details!
wish you a happy sunday Carol,
Gabriel

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 10:31 AM

brilliant set of captures carol cracking title have your rc on me nice one Wink
andy

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lonely_oryx
lonely_oryx e2 Member 661 forum postslonely_oryx vcard England54 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 11:17 AM

Perhaps it is rubbing in some ANTiseptic cream!

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
19 Dec 2010 - 11:39 AM

Morning Carol, great shots gray.

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Joline
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19 Dec 2010 - 12:03 PM

He's as acrobatic as some of the Richard's modelsSmile

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hary60
hary60  5 United Kingdom
19 Dec 2010 - 12:12 PM

Great capture
Harry

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 12:16 PM

Thanks Carol for this "make me smile" image.
Joan.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 12:30 PM

I wouldn't want him biting my bum! Very well seen and brilliantly captured, Carol. Just amazing.
TrevB Smile

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achieverswales
19 Dec 2010 - 12:38 PM

Hi Carol
Great fun shots I will go for #1

Regards

Trev.

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Silverzone
19 Dec 2010 - 12:38 PM

Gosh I thought from the title he had bitten yours! Super capture. Sylvia

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foggytwo
foggytwo  1136 forum posts Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 12:58 PM

Very well spotted and captured Carol,love the humour here.
A merry Christmas to you and your family.
Pete.

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samarmishra
19 Dec 2010 - 2:54 PM

Hi Carol, very well spotted and captured. excellent shot..

samar...

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 3:24 PM

Talk about a contortionist

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metro074
metro074 e2 Member 4metro074 vcard Australia8 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 3:51 PM

LOL. Super set Carol. The macro's are awesome. Well done
Carol

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 54226 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 3:51 PM

Hahaha, he looks mighty pleased with himself in V3. Smile
Chris

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Dec 2010 - 4:02 PM

Oh yuck! Mind, the title says it all.
jon

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zanzibarwinds
19 Dec 2010 - 5:34 PM

Outstanding set of behaviour photos Carol.

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Dave_Holdham
19 Dec 2010 - 6:17 PM

Not sure i would if i could Smile three superb detailed images

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nigele1
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19 Dec 2010 - 6:44 PM

Great shots, wonderful observations.

Nigel

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WindowonWildlife
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19 Dec 2010 - 7:14 PM

Top Trio once again Carol,superb macro work !!

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JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY
19 Dec 2010 - 7:45 PM

Wonderful Nature!
JNC

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19 Dec 2010 - 7:56 PM

Taking care of its personal hygiene Carol. Smile
Brian.

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19 Dec 2010 - 9:40 PM

Superb macros Carol love the great pose in three. Gary

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
20 Dec 2010 - 12:52 AM

Three 'cracker macro captures,' Carol. V1 is my top pick, today. Stay well.
Ciao...Peter

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20 Dec 2010 - 3:45 AM

Great captures...........Sandy

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FeatherFriend
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20 Dec 2010 - 11:06 AM


Quote: Taking care of its personal hygiene Carol.
Brian.

Smile Smile Smile

Geoff.

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Glostopcat
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20 Dec 2010 - 11:44 PM

What a poser Carol, those insects will do anything to get their five minutes of fame and an appearance on epz!

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