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............ you gotta go Smile This is my first shield bug of the new year that I have spotted, hopefully there will be many more to come.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:if you gotta go ............
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:23 Feb 2014 - 6:11 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Humour, Humour / fun, Macro, Nature, Shield bug, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:69
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NDODS
NDODS Plus Member 43828 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom107 Constructive Critique Points
23 Feb 2014 - 6:32 AM

Is he doing what I think he is doing?...

I'm forever blowing bubbles.......

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Last Modified By NDODS at 23 Feb 2014 - 6:32 AM

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
23 Feb 2014 - 7:34 AM

Another fine set of macro images.

Albert

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ade123
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23 Feb 2014 - 7:38 AM

Great macro work Carol
Ade

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mistere
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23 Feb 2014 - 7:39 AM

Thats what happens if you eat the soap SmileSmileSmile
A nice set of macro's Carol, V1 great for Silly Sunday.

Dave.

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kuvailija
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23 Feb 2014 - 7:58 AM

Beautiful macro images ,as always.- V1 being my favourite with the bubble.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

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LynneJoyce
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23 Feb 2014 - 8:04 AM

Love these guys but had no idea they could blow bubbles, so if people see me staring at something in the garden in Spain for hours, they will know what I am looking for!

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Badgerfred
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23 Feb 2014 - 8:52 AM

Excellent Carol, V1 my favourite,
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ColleenA
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23 Feb 2014 - 8:53 AM

Trust you CarolBlush, V1 is so funny, and so are all the comments...great shots, it's an attractive bug

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EMJAYCEE
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23 Feb 2014 - 9:01 AM

V1 is amazing - what a capture!! Grin
Joan.

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Mollycat
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23 Feb 2014 - 9:04 AM

Superbly timed, and so apt for today. Excellent pictures Carol.
Peter.

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unicorn17
unicorn17  6 Scotland
23 Feb 2014 - 9:09 AM

More fun Images !! You can help me spot one of those too ! gx

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bobsblues
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23 Feb 2014 - 9:10 AM

Three cracking macro's Carol look forward to he new seasons bugs.SmileSmile
Rob

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AnneB50
AnneB50  2117 forum posts Scotland18 Constructive Critique Points
23 Feb 2014 - 9:11 AM

Well spotted and beautifully captured.

Anne

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GeorgePlatis
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23 Feb 2014 - 9:25 AM

Superb captures, Carol!
Regards,
George

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DicksPics
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23 Feb 2014 - 10:04 AM

Superb timing, Carol!
SmileSmileSmile
Richard

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Brian65
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23 Feb 2014 - 10:20 AM

Great shots Carol, love the bubble blowing.SmileSmileSmileTongue
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RonnieAG
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23 Feb 2014 - 10:23 AM

Ha ! Ha ! ...... excellent title for V 1: and great detail in all shots of this colourful shield,
R.

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ddolfelin
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23 Feb 2014 - 10:40 AM

Good bugs for Sunday!
Nicely presented.

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viscostatic
23 Feb 2014 - 11:16 AM

Beautiful colours and patterns in V2 Carol.

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Irishkate
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23 Feb 2014 - 11:56 AM

Love V1 Carol - what good eyesight you must have to spot these amusing moments!
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ali63
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23 Feb 2014 - 12:17 PM

Well timed image in V1 Carol, he's a beauty,

Ali GrinGrin

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digital_boi
23 Feb 2014 - 12:21 PM

lol tisk Blush v2 love the colour and iridescence

Graham

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Nikonuser1
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23 Feb 2014 - 12:28 PM

Great set Carol, V2 for meSmile


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23 Feb 2014 - 12:55 PM

Discretion !! Carol, caught Wink the moment.
Ron

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ukgubbi
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23 Feb 2014 - 1:17 PM

Great bubble. Excellent shots of this colorful creature.

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TrevBatWCC
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23 Feb 2014 - 1:54 PM

A great set of this wonderfully coloured chappie, Carol, but think V2's my fave...though V1 is rather amusing for Silly Sunday! Grin
Trev Smile

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ChristineD
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23 Feb 2014 - 2:01 PM

Beautiful macro images

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Maiwand
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23 Feb 2014 - 2:27 PM

Excellent shot Carol. Great macro.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Ron

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23 Feb 2014 - 2:38 PM

Great series Carol, love the bubble.
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23 Feb 2014 - 2:57 PM

Poo or Pee ? Great

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23 Feb 2014 - 3:21 PM

I have seem many water droplets on images before Carol,
but a different one here !!
Good shots.
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23 Feb 2014 - 3:39 PM

Charming! Grin

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23 Feb 2014 - 3:58 PM

V2 but I can see why you put V1 in the leadWink

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23 Feb 2014 - 4:00 PM

So lovely with the droplet in v1

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Niknut
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23 Feb 2014 - 4:09 PM

Top notch stuff !!!!......love it's markings in V2 !!

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Mike_Young
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23 Feb 2014 - 5:08 PM

Stunning shots Carol, of an amazing shield bug

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23 Feb 2014 - 5:58 PM

love the facial expression in V1

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evelen
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23 Feb 2014 - 6:00 PM

excellent shots Carol .
eve.

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dark_lord
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23 Feb 2014 - 8:41 PM

Well captured piece of natural behaviour GrinGrinGrin
Great for Silly Sunday.

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23 Feb 2014 - 9:11 PM

Three cracking close ups Carol

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24 Feb 2014 - 6:39 PM

A tremendous close up of this little bug Carol, he must be a West Ham fan as he's blowing bubbles!Wink

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AlexAppleby
24 Feb 2014 - 7:01 PM

Glorious, colourful little fella! You got a bit up close and personal!!! Love it!

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24 Feb 2014 - 9:17 PM

V1 is brilliant CarolGrinGrin excellent timed capture..lin

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26 Feb 2014 - 1:16 AM

Are you sure that is not a stink bomb? GrinGrinGrin
Well timed shot Carol. Lovely insect... IB

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