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I hooked this fella out of the swimming pool (empty) yesterday, but when I looked at the images after the quick photo shoot, I rather wondered why I had botheredSmileSmileSmile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:'fangs' for the rescue!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:16 Jan 2012 - 6:04 AM
Tags:Arachnid, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Spider, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:91
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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dven
dven e2 Member 9dven vcard United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 - 6:26 AM

Thats more like it

dven

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6105 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England21 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:39 AM

OMG thats nearly all fang..... Superb shots Carol but that is one scary beastie.

Andy

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:42 AM

Three Great and fantastic images,Carol,V1 is my favorite,
saeid

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posty57
posty57  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:47 AM

All superb, but V1 is my choice. Rather you than me Smile

Barry

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bobsblues
bobsblues  4 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:50 AM

Brilliant images carol v1 for me but all excellent .Rob

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ugly
ugly e2 Member 6ugly vcard United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:54 AM

V1 all the way today...
Well taken and I love the detail...
Dave

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Glyn1
Glyn1  5 England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:54 AM

3 crackers there Carol, those fangs look viciousWink

Glyn

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3188 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 7:12 AM

looks a bit like a crab, doesn't he? might be very happy in a pool?

amazing detail Carol, certainly an unusual find

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 7:20 AM

fantastic set carol cracking detail and colours got to be v2 for me today a stunning capture nice one Wink
andy

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 7:53 AM

a big congrats on that award ....
not the prettiest of your models thats for sure

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 7:54 AM

Three cracking shots is this scary beastie.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 436 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 8:06 AM

EEEuuuw a quick click and run from me CarolGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin Carole

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flowerted
flowerted e2 Member 10105 forum postsflowerted vcard United Kingdom
16 Jan 2012 - 8:29 AM

nice macro shot carole

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman e2 Member 114521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 8:30 AM

Now there's a fella that could give you a nasty nip!..........Good rescue and image Carol Grin

Ade

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 9:06 AM

Yuk! but that is a great macro set Carol,
and deserving of the UA
Lillian

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 9:14 AM

Scary beastie! In the thumbnail he looked just like my red Witch Hazel flowers. Think I'd best check them with care!!

Ann

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64595 forum postsSlowSong vcard England29 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 9:39 AM

Yerk! I knew I shouldn't have opened it up large. Grin

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8481 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1070 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 9:42 AM

Excellent, I reckon this is one of the best sets you've uploaded from the Panasonic.
Moira

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digital_boi
16 Jan 2012 - 9:47 AM

well done on the UA well deserved V2 stands out for me today Carol happy new week!!

GrahamGrinGrinGrin

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Gray_ina
Gray_ina  6
16 Jan 2012 - 10:26 AM

Hi Carol, 3 great shots v1 for me, regards gray.

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gingerdelight
16 Jan 2012 - 11:21 AM

Now that's a pair of fangs!! I wonder if it is poisonous? I know all spiders can bite, but this one looks particularly venomous!
Carol

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susanbarton
16 Jan 2012 - 11:36 AM

Eeek he is scary! Great shot

Susan

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 11:42 AM

Superb shots again, Carol.
Tony

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 12:12 PM

V2 certainly looks dangerous!
You are too kind!!!!!!

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achieverswales
16 Jan 2012 - 12:39 PM

V1 for me you little life saver you!

Regards

Trev.

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Delbon
Delbon  6 England
16 Jan 2012 - 12:43 PM

Cracker Carol - excellent detail

Del

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 1:41 PM

Eeek, now that's a bit scary !
Great detailed captures.
Well done Carol.

B.

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 1:57 PM

Excellent shots Carol...........Sandy

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Silverzone
16 Jan 2012 - 2:04 PM

Now you have to go and spoil it with something orange and frightful! Sorry couldn't bring myself to view 2,and3. Sylvia

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samarmishra
16 Jan 2012 - 2:23 PM

v1 is the winner among the 3.. excellent set of images..

samar...

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FeatherFriend
FeatherFriend e2 Member 632 forum postsFeatherFriend vcard England217 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 2:28 PM

All very good Carol but V1 and 2 are my favs,
Geoff.

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 10476 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 2:30 PM

Outstandingly horrible.

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moiral
moiral e2 Member 4moiral vcard Scotland
16 Jan 2012 - 3:07 PM

Fangs like that - I would've chucked it back in the pool WinkGrin. 3 excellent captures though Carol.
I know where the mutt's tongue has been WinkGrinGrinGrin.
Moira

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 3:45 PM

Wonderful detail, I would have chucked it back and cleared off.Grin fast,do not like them.Well captured..Lin

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 4:04 PM

And a fine pair of fangs he has too! Fangs for sharing these with us, Carol! Wink Think V1 has to be my fave today...
Trev Smile

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95951 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:00 PM

A fine Arachnid Carol

-4C here this morning -6.30 amGrin

Adrian

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:07 PM

Three superb shots carol and congrats on your UA.
regards
Yung

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:11 PM

I used to be an arachnophile . . .
jon

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AnneWorner
AnneWorner e2 Member 7614 forum postsAnneWorner vcard United States43 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:43 PM

Yes, I reckon this one could have pulled himself up onto something - look at those fangs!

Anne

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Karen_Summers
Karen_Summers e2 Member 5Karen_Summers vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 6:52 PM

Great scary image

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Louise_Morris
Louise_Morris e2 Member 42396 forum postsLouise_Morris vcard England
16 Jan 2012 - 6:59 PM

Another great image Carol - you can certainly find the scary ones! Lou

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Hop-A-Long
16 Jan 2012 - 7:46 PM

Blimey, now thats a set of fangs. I'm glad it didn't give you a nip.
Great macro shots.

Andy

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1082 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
16 Jan 2012 - 7:46 PM

Cracking details

Peter

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vandalp
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16 Jan 2012 - 8:10 PM

Great set Carol, glad he did not get you with his fangs.
Vanda

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Samuel_Aron
16 Jan 2012 - 8:42 PM

Brilliant macro!
Sam.

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Glostopcat e2 Member 8235 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 8:59 PM

I'm lichen these very much indeed, but as for your title the less said the better!Wink

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goso e2 Member 8goso vcard Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 9:52 PM

Fine pics Carol, but did you really have to rescue the little blighter !! ...Bill

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
16 Jan 2012 - 10:07 PM

'Three outstanding leggy Shots of this imposing & menacing Spider' ~ Peter

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16 Jan 2012 - 10:53 PM

Brilliant fang detail Carol..lovely light & tones
Pauline.

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
17 Jan 2012 - 4:45 AM

Certainly better to have him out of the pool rather than in once you've filled it Carol, unless of course, it would drown him, mustn't forget to praise your camerawork yet again, and your so well deserved awards!
Rgds., Jim

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Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
17 Jan 2012 - 10:26 AM

I would need a pair of gloves to rescue this one! What a pair of fangs! Handsome specimen! IB

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evelen
evelen  9 England
17 Jan 2012 - 6:24 PM

another excellent set carol.
eve.Grin

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Peagreen
Peagreen  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2012 - 12:19 AM

Another excellent set, Carol. Fantastic colour and detail. V1 for me. Smile
Take care, Pauline

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TerryMcK  671 forum posts United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
18 Jan 2012 - 8:59 AM

Good & scary macro work here, Carol.
Terry

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RichardMc
RichardMc  3 United Kingdom
22 Jan 2012 - 12:11 PM

Great shot!
looks like a woodlouse spider Dysdera erythrina
Richard

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