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A set for Silly Sunday, and a longhorn beetle going through his pole-dancing routine Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:longhorn pole-dancer!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:10 Mar 2013 - 6:18 AM
Tags:Clode-up, Close-up / macro, General, Humour, Humour / fun, Longhorn beetle, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:89
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samarmishra
10 Mar 2013 - 6:25 AM

Hi Carol, today you have captured an gymnast doing his daily practice job.. ha ha .. nice capture.. excellent pin sharp image..

Samar..

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S_Psharma
S_Psharma  2 India1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 6:36 AM

nice image Ilike v3.

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
10 Mar 2013 - 6:39 AM

You could start a bug circus or show with all your unique and lovely performers Carol Smile A lovely set you are presenting here !! I love the collage in V4 !!

Last Modified By Hermanus at 10 Mar 2013 - 6:44 AM

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SammyRatFan
10 Mar 2013 - 6:53 AM

Love the title and the photos are excellent... Wonder how much a bug gets paid for Pole Dancing?? lol

SammySmile

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2188 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 6:54 AM

Wow Carol, great images of your pole dancer, love its moves lolGrinGrin a great collage in V4, well captured

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LynneJoyce
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10 Mar 2013 - 6:54 AM

I'm sure there are Longhorn beetles quivering with erotic excitement in the near vicinity of this display - great set!

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 7:12 AM

fantastic detail brilliant tones and textures carol v1 for me today a stunner top shot Wink
andy

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 7:14 AM

They all made me smile. Love the way you worked them into a cartoon strip! Saves me the trouble of choosing oneGrin

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GeorgePlatis
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10 Mar 2013 - 7:24 AM

Brilliant details, beautiful captures, Carol!
George

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95915 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 7:25 AM

Mornin' Carol,
Awesome backdrop - really isolates the wee fella
Snowing at the moment, but it more like the wet stuff - not settling, yet

Sky is as dull as ditch water - give it an hour, before I decide what to do

Adrian

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 7:41 AM

Brilliant

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Lillian
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10 Mar 2013 - 7:57 AM

V3 is fantastic Carol
but the whole set is so sharp
beginning to rather enjoy these bugs
Lillian

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fentiger
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10 Mar 2013 - 7:59 AM

The triptych at No. 4 works really well Carol.

Albert

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Caziwinkles
10 Mar 2013 - 8:01 AM

Great images of your little gymnast Carol. All are pin-sharp. Hard to choose - so V4 for me today. Very well done.

Carol

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sparrowhawk
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10 Mar 2013 - 8:08 AM

thank you for the laugh Carol it was a light relief ! superb shots too

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leontari
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10 Mar 2013 - 8:36 AM

Superb set of captures Carol. I like the composition of V4.
Effrossini

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Badgerfred
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10 Mar 2013 - 8:41 AM

Excellent macro work Carol,
Fred.

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NaturesHaven
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10 Mar 2013 - 8:59 AM

On top of old Smokie................GrinGrinGrin

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RonnieAG
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:11 AM

Great antics on the pole for you to capture, Carol: love V 3 where it seems to be sliding down without holding on at all.
Ronnie.

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barbarahirst
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:15 AM

Looks weird with that flat backdrop to me....
But must admit he looks like he is enjoying him/her self

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brownsilent
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:22 AM

Pole-dancing seems to be quite common around your pool. Smile
Johanna

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User_Removed
10 Mar 2013 - 9:33 AM

Outstanding detail in them all.

Lucien.

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mex
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:37 AM

Like em all carol, super detail.
cheers phil.

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mrswoolybill
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:43 AM

Thanks for the laugh, I needed it!
Moira

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milky
milky e2 Member 11milky vcard Wales
10 Mar 2013 - 9:55 AM

Beautiful capture Carol, Great set well done----MilkyWink

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raygregson
raygregson e2 Member 6raygregson vcard United Kingdom
10 Mar 2013 - 10:01 AM

stunning work carol,well done again.ray

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basith
basith  2 Sri Lanka
10 Mar 2013 - 10:39 AM

Excellent macro & nice detail Carol....

Basith

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Meheecho
Meheecho  1275 forum posts United Kingdom
10 Mar 2013 - 10:52 AM

A fine quartet of this menacing looking bug
Steve

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achieverswales
10 Mar 2013 - 10:58 AM

Can I borrow her to teach my Wife Carol, last time I wanted her to learn pole dancing she ended up on the head of a guy from Poland! Great captures and Caption, love the background.

Regards

Trev.

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 11:01 AM

4 absolute stunners Carol... a new meaning to the Fab Four (Beatles that is). superb work

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Quoise
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10 Mar 2013 - 11:02 AM

Superb set, amazing detail

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FeatherFriend
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10 Mar 2013 - 11:19 AM

Fab detail and they stand out so well against the lovely plain BG Carol.
Geoff

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TonyDy
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10 Mar 2013 - 11:25 AM

Excellent set as ever, Carol.
Tony

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Fefe
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10 Mar 2013 - 11:45 AM

GrinGrinGrinGrin.......... one of my budgies does this on her swingGrin..... She is a tartWink
Diane

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lonely_oryx
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10 Mar 2013 - 11:51 AM

4 crackers

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SlowSong
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10 Mar 2013 - 12:03 PM

Golly. Must have strong thighs. Smile

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prabhusinha
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10 Mar 2013 - 12:12 PM

Wonderful set. Great.

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Brian65
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10 Mar 2013 - 12:16 PM

FANTASTIC!! Carol, and love the title.
Brian

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TrevBatWCC
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10 Mar 2013 - 1:34 PM

A brilliant bit of pole dancing! He's put on a great show for you here Wink Super set, Carol, like the triptych in V4, too Smile
Trev Smile

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Irishkate
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10 Mar 2013 - 2:10 PM

Astounding detail and what a great triptych.
KateGrinGrinGrin:

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
10 Mar 2013 - 2:31 PM

That's one skilled pole dancer!! Great work on your part too! Grin

Ann

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gingerdelight
10 Mar 2013 - 3:17 PM

Amazing captures Carol!
Carol

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jaktis
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10 Mar 2013 - 3:33 PM

Almost an adult tag for this great set

Peter

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janlea
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10 Mar 2013 - 5:06 PM

Superb set Carol, fantastic detail Smile
Jan

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Niknut
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10 Mar 2013 - 5:26 PM

Faultless !!!!!!!!!!.....great title !!

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ann_g  10 United Kingdom
10 Mar 2013 - 6:01 PM

all stunning Smile

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evelen
evelen  9 England
10 Mar 2013 - 6:01 PM

wonderful set of images carol great title.
eve.Smile

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10 Mar 2013 - 7:07 PM

Great images and entertainment too! A

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10 Mar 2013 - 7:10 PM

Stonking detail and clarity Carol, excellent macro's Smile

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bricurtis
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10 Mar 2013 - 8:43 PM

Fine work all round Carol. Amazing detail in the little critter. Good choice for your leading image.
Brian.

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10 Mar 2013 - 8:48 PM

Brilliant Carol..Lin

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pluckyfilly
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10 Mar 2013 - 9:24 PM

75 votesWink how do I follow that? Great set I really like the montageSmile

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11 Mar 2013 - 12:38 AM

Wonderful and fantastic images,Carol,very well done,
saeid

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RajaSidambaram
11 Mar 2013 - 9:59 AM

Beautiful color contrasted images, Carol. - Raja.

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Bravdo  6 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Mar 2013 - 10:49 AM

Excellent Macro work, fantastic detail.

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11 Mar 2013 - 12:45 PM

The detail is excellent Carol and I had a fun time mousing over Smile Nice presentation in v4.

Anne

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gallero
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12 Mar 2013 - 1:55 AM

Es la portada para una revista especializada...Felicitaciones..

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
13 Mar 2013 - 10:35 PM

Superlative Macro Image Set ~

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Chinga
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14 Mar 2013 - 2:05 AM

I like the images and the title is very appropriate Carol!
Very well spotted this little one. IB

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16 Mar 2013 - 1:23 PM

Awesome macrowork Carol, the detail and clarity in v1 and v3 is amazing. You are undoubtedly the finest exponent of the PanLumix camera that epz has ever seen

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