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Sorry to inflict yet another mantis on you, but the colder weather has seen off the majority of bugs here now Sad

Brand:Panasonic
Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:green-eyed monster!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:27 Nov 2011 - 6:20 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Green, Macro, Nature, Praying mantis, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:85
Voters:KarenFB · cjl47 · dven · KBan · WhiteRose1 · M_squared · EAS · martinjp · Dilys · Rock · enricopardo · Mike_S · User_Removed · LynneJoyce · SandraKay · jonwebber · EMJAYCEE · WesternRed · Ray42 · mrswoolybill · buxton · sparrowhawk · lonely_oryx · Arty · FeatherFriend · RonnieAG · saeidNL · barbarahirst · nickyv32 · Ade_Osman · gloccy · gingerdelight · Chinga · Joline · SlowSong · digital_boi · achieverswales · crookymonsta · Daisymaye · Sylviwhalley · TonyDy · malleader · rats · jabe · sweetpea62 · Growmore · mex · johnriley1uk · TrevBatWCC · prabhusinha · Niknut · Silverzone · tomcat · moiral · evelen · zapar40 · RTDS · MrsS · ChristineD · goso · DanielD · posty57 · bricurtis · Alan_Baseley · Pricegrah · hary60 · Mynett · annettep38 · Brilane · BeckC · exposure · Peagreen · Anjantoo · Jekaro · CaroleS · PaulLiley · samarmishra · graceland · Len1950 · ferozeqasim · costas · viscostatic · accipiter · Glostopcat · brownsilent ·
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KarenFB
KarenFB Junior Gallery Team 84379 forum postsKarenFB vcard England163 Constructive Critique Points
27 Nov 2011 - 6:38 AM

I love the close up in version 1!

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cjl47
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27 Nov 2011 - 6:56 AM

Excellent set, I liked #4 especially.
You are getting the hang of the new camera.
chris

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dven
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27 Nov 2011 - 7:18 AM

Four more exellent images, I have a lumix dmc tz7 but never use it, having seen these i think it will get an airing

dven

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WhiteRose1
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27 Nov 2011 - 7:43 AM

Another fantastic set. v3 this time is a stand out, great composition and a contrasting colour.

Dave

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EAS
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27 Nov 2011 - 7:59 AM

I'm a great fan of Mantras! Such characters. V3 & V4 are my favourites here in a very well captured set.

Ann

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Dilys
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:11 AM

Excellent set of images, V2 & V3 for me
Kathy

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Rock
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:21 AM

Grand work Lass and the new Brownie is perfect !

Rock

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User_Removed
27 Nov 2011 - 8:33 AM

All are wonderful, full of detail & colour, but I like V4 best.

Lucien

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LynneJoyce
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:37 AM

You are really getting the hang of the Panasonic Carol. These are outstanding.

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SandraKay
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:47 AM

I'm impressed with the camera, Carol - and the photography. V1 once again for me.
Sandra

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jonwebber
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:49 AM

Brilliant!! Well done with the new camera.
jon

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EMJAYCEE
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:57 AM

Excellent set from the new camera Carol - hope Ollie is not sulking.Wink
Joan.

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WesternRed
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:58 AM

A great set of close-ups. My choice V4 with it looking straight at you!. Well done. WesternRed.
Sorry about the name of my plant as I have been trying to find out it's name.

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Ray42
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27 Nov 2011 - 8:58 AM

A great foursome - and all with the new Pano - v3 is my choice

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mrswoolybill
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27 Nov 2011 - 9:23 AM

All good - V1 superb. You're getting to grips with the new baby!
Moira

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sparrowhawk
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27 Nov 2011 - 9:52 AM

absolutely brilliant set Carol but my favourite has to be v4 for the look of defiance your getting love em all tho

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lonely_oryx
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27 Nov 2011 - 9:59 AM

Incredible set. #1 is out of this world (and could have been taken there too)

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FeatherFriend
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:18 AM

Great set Carol, V3 and V4 for me Wink
Geoff.

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RonnieAG
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:20 AM

Lumix making things loom large: great detailed shots, Carol, with either V 1 or 4 my favourite, but all four are excellent.
Ronnie.

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saeidNL
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:22 AM

All Are amazing ,Carol,V1 is my favorite,very well done,
saeid

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barbarahirst
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:25 AM

Another interesting set ..
Just love that expression in V3
So 2 good cameras to play with then?

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nickyv32
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:49 AM

Thought I was looking in the mirror Carol, great shot xx

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gingerdelight
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:10 AM

Wow! That's some close up in V1!
(and I laughed at Nicky's comment too - I know how you feel!!)
Carol

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Chinga
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:16 AM

Wonderful! V3 and V4 are my favs, looking strait at you with an inquisitive face... IB

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SlowSong
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:31 AM

Wonderful set. V3 for me today.
Chris

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digital_boi
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:51 AM

hmm whats a brownie how does a biscuit take pictures TongueTongueTongue great set i love v1

Graham

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achieverswales
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:53 AM

All super captures Carol but for me V3 is exceptional.

Regards

Trev.

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Daisymaye
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27 Nov 2011 - 1:22 PM

All excellent Carol. The new camera is coming right along..........Sandy

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Sylviwhalley
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27 Nov 2011 - 1:37 PM

Great captures. Love v3
Sylvia

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TonyDy
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27 Nov 2011 - 1:38 PM

Super quartet, Carol - how you manage these wonderful macro shots with your little camera continues to amaze me!
Tony

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jabe
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27 Nov 2011 - 2:32 PM

Grinthats wot i call eyeballingGrin

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sweetpea62
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27 Nov 2011 - 2:49 PM

An amazing set Carol.brilliant close ups.Well done..Lin

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Growmore
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27 Nov 2011 - 2:51 PM

Wonderful up close set Carol, great work. Gary

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TrevBatWCC
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27 Nov 2011 - 3:14 PM

Stunning set, Carol...think these must be the closest close-up shots you've taken Smile Excellent work with the new camera Wink
Trev Smile

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prabhusinha
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27 Nov 2011 - 3:32 PM

Doing great .

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Niknut
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27 Nov 2011 - 4:08 PM

Superb quality in this set !!!!.....looks like the Olympus has taken a back seat, but that TZ7 certainly delivers the goods !!!...impressive !!!!!!

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27 Nov 2011 - 4:10 PM

View 3 and 4 are my favourites in this set. Sylvia

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tomcat
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27 Nov 2011 - 5:30 PM

Good afternoon Carol, or is it eveningSmile

V3/V4 for me - two beauties in their own rightSmile

Adrian

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27 Nov 2011 - 5:38 PM

4 cracking shots Carol. You are getting the hang of the panasonic now Grin. Moira

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evelen
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27 Nov 2011 - 5:48 PM

stunning set of shots carol.
eve.

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27 Nov 2011 - 6:32 PM

Excellent close up captures Carol.
Well done.
Robert

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ChristineD
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27 Nov 2011 - 6:50 PM

Amazing set of images well captured.

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27 Nov 2011 - 7:20 PM

Amazing ...

Daniel

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posty57
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27 Nov 2011 - 7:23 PM

These Mantis's are decidedly 'other worldly'. What would Ripley do with this I wonder........ Smile
Superb, as usual !

Barry

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27 Nov 2011 - 8:06 PM

These always look so inquisitive ... V3 for me Carol.
Brian.

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27 Nov 2011 - 8:48 PM

so full of character....

LindaSmile

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annettep38
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27 Nov 2011 - 9:26 PM

such a pair of eyes is truly an imposing presence I love no1!

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Brilane
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27 Nov 2011 - 9:52 PM

A handsome set, Carol.
Brian

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exposure
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27 Nov 2011 - 10:18 PM

A Lovely set of images Carol...I like v 4
Did you find your garden green tree frog?
Pauline.

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Peagreen
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27 Nov 2011 - 11:01 PM

Excellent set of close ups, Carol. Well capturedSmile
Take care, hope you had a good weekend, Pauline

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27 Nov 2011 - 11:42 PM

These are amazing creatures Carol, well captured.
Jann
xxx

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PaulLiley
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28 Nov 2011 - 9:46 AM

Your the queen of the mantis shots. Excellent set Carol. paul

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28 Nov 2011 - 12:26 PM

Hi Carol, ur new gadget is speaking, great set of images.. great job..

Samar..

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viscostatic
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30 Nov 2011 - 1:48 PM

Excellent close-ups Carol, V3 being my favourite.

Phil.

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30 Nov 2011 - 11:15 PM

Wow these are amazing Carol, the detail is astounding. You are right at the top of your game at present

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