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A damselfly making a great attempt at blending in to its surroundings :
Still not feeling good, I'll see how the day goes, and if no improvement, then a trip to the doctor will be in order for tomorrow Sad

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:damsel on oak leaf
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:19 Nov 2013 - 6:16 AM
Tags:Camouflage, Close-up, Close-up / macro, Damselfly, General, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:68
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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ugly
ugly e2 Member 6ugly vcard United Kingdom55 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 6:17 AM

V2 for me today Carol...

Dave

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 342 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 6:26 AM

2 Magnificent images as always Carol.

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 596 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 6:32 AM

Super shots Carol, I love how the colours are all of the same tone. Hope you get better soon.

Andy

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andylea
andylea e2 Member 537 forum postsandylea vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 6:55 AM

two wonderful detailed captures carol love the colours and tones v1 for me today a belter nice one Wink
andy

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bobsblues
bobsblues e2 Member 4bobsblues vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:08 AM

Spectacular shots Carol get down the docs today though.
Rob

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Caziwinkles
19 Nov 2013 - 7:08 AM

Almost camouflaged - but not completely! Great images. Get better soon. Smile

Carol

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 5barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:17 AM

really dont knowhow you see these little guys...
hoping today treats you better.

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 5LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom95 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:22 AM

V1 for me, a superb shot. Get well soon.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 5SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:30 AM

V1 for me super shot.Smile

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 6Badgerfred vcard Wales
19 Nov 2013 - 7:42 AM

2 super images Carol,
Fred.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 12915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:47 AM

No 1 is superb and gets the vote.

Albert

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 2kuvailija vcard Finland
19 Nov 2013 - 7:52 AM

Very beautiful and skilled macro !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 4180 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:56 AM

No 1 gets my vote too Carol.

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viscostatic
19 Nov 2013 - 8:10 AM

A beautiful little creature Carol and so difficult to see.

Phil.

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 1122 forum postsColleenA vcard South Africa3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 8:38 AM


Quote: Very beautiful and skilled macro !GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

Beautifully captured, he does blend in well.....sorry to hear ou are still unwell ...you are like me...suffer for a week before seeing the doctor....now go see him....Grin

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 32357 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom96 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 8:47 AM

Stunning imagery, pin sharp focusing allowing one to fully appreciate the shape and form of these wonderful creatures without any untoward distraction.

Get well soon Carol

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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achieverswales
19 Nov 2013 - 10:22 AM

First get well my friend, second more superb macro photography, V1 for me Carol.

Regards

Trev.

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 233 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 10:27 AM

Up with your best, Carol.
Never mind pictures - get yourself sorted.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 329 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 10:35 AM

Great detailed shot CarolSmile

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5250 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 10:58 AM

stunning duo hope that you feel better very soon

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richmowil
richmowil e2 Member 5240 forum postsrichmowil vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 11:17 AM

Excellent captures Carol, and beautifully presented!!

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TonyDy
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19 Nov 2013 - 12:02 PM

Great shots, Carol.
Tony

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leontari
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19 Nov 2013 - 12:09 PM

No choice Carol. I like them both. They are amazing as always.
Effrossini

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EileenH
19 Nov 2013 - 12:31 PM

Two great captures.

Eileen

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 2DicksPics vcard United Kingdom7 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 1:47 PM

Well composed, well detailed - stunning stuff, Carol!
Take care.

Richard

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fificat100
fificat100 e2 Member 3fificat100 vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 3:08 PM

Again, two excellent images, well seen and beautifully captured, Carol. A split vote SmileSmile Love the camouflage !

Lavina

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mikbee
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19 Nov 2013 - 4:03 PM

Prefer the tighter shot of V2 Carol.
Good one.
Mick.

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GeorgePlatis
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19 Nov 2013 - 4:12 PM

Superb macro captures Carol!
George

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 7135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore16 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 4:35 PM

Yep, most definitely see the doc tomorrow if it persists, Carol.

LOVE your shot in V1 here, by the way. The damselfly may be good enough at camouflage but not good enough to fool your critter radar Wink

Andrew

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 5TrevBatWCC vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 4:55 PM

Well, there's certainly nowt wrong with your eyesight, Carol, especially as this chap blends in with the leaf he's on! Wink
Take care, and get the doctor to sort you out Wink
Trev Smile

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myrab
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19 Nov 2013 - 5:12 PM

2 fab images Carol,
Hope you soon feel better.

Myra

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prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 5:27 PM

V1 today,but both are great

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
19 Nov 2013 - 6:22 PM

What a slender beauty.

P.

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evelen
evelen  9 England
19 Nov 2013 - 6:27 PM

two excellent captures Carol.
eve.Smile

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tomcat e2 Member 85748 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
19 Nov 2013 - 7:13 PM

Evenin' Carol

V1 is a real treat
Oodles of detail

Cold here - not to many degrees above 0C

Adrian

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19 Nov 2013 - 9:11 PM

2 fabulous images, v2 for me

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19 Nov 2013 - 10:40 PM

Two fabulous images of this beautifully cameouflaged damselfly Carol, whatever is wrong with you there is nothing wrong with the old mince pies!Wink I hope you start to feel better soon, Ed

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Chinga
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21 Nov 2013 - 10:56 AM

First rate macros in this ones Carol! Grin
IB

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 2186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
22 Nov 2013 - 1:53 PM

well camouflaged with lovely fine stripes. This colour is new to me.

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