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Goodness knows what this arachnid is offering me for dinner, but it looks pretty gruesome Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:me and my packed lunch!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:2 Dec 2013 - 5:38 AM
Tags:Arachnid, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Spider, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:70
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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 354 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 5:41 AM

They have poor table manners, Carol.
Brilliant picture!

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
2 Dec 2013 - 6:08 AM

Wonderful & Horrible details on the subject and his meal...
Macro at it's best in my opinion Carol! The way a spider is... the viewer knows the spider is going to kill something and eat it.... But that's what a spider does... Thee very good nature shots.
IB

Last Modified By Chinga at 2 Dec 2013 - 6:12 AM

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 6:41 AM

brilliant set carol fantastic detail brilliant colours and tones v1 for me today a stunner nice one Wink
andy

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper e2 Member 6106 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 6:43 AM

It looks like it might be an Orc..... Superb shots Carol, what a brilliant looking beast this is, if a little scary.

Andy

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nonur
nonur e2 Member 6nonur vcard Turkey8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 6:56 AM

An amazing set.

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Caziwinkles
2 Dec 2013 - 7:06 AM

Don't fancy sharing a picnic with him...!
Three superb images Carol. Smile

Carol

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 7:20 AM

Great set Carol. Paul

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 7:20 AM

I agree with you Carol but it's an offering and you should accept it, ha ha super capture's.

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Nikonuser1
Nikonuser1 e2 Member 2Nikonuser1 vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 7:21 AM

Excellent captures CarolSmile

Cliff

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NobbytheNobster

Fantastic macros Carol!

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 8:14 AM

yukky!!!!!

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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
2 Dec 2013 - 8:27 AM

Super set of images Carol, V1 my favourite,
Fred.

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viscostatic
2 Dec 2013 - 8:31 AM

Amazing carol, truly amazing.

Phil.

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 8:42 AM

Definitely nightmarish stuff for some!! Fabulous macro images though.

Albert

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franken
franken e2 Member 123263 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 8:51 AM

Amazing set!

Ken

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2527 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 9:06 AM

Wow Carol, this is superb GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin


Ali

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8526 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1091 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 9:09 AM

That reminds me, I must get some bread rolls out of the freezer...
Moira

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 6268 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 9:20 AM

think ill pass on dinner thank you ! great set of shots though

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achieverswales

Whatever the offering is it is for Christmas so you now have to get him a present also, three stunning macros Carol.


Regards

Trev.

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 431 forum postsIrishkate vcard United Kingdom76 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 10:01 AM

Quite brilliant macros Carol.
Gruesome but fascinating at the same time.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  8 England1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 10:44 AM

Super quality detailed captures.
Ewww ! lol

B.

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FeatherFriend
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2 Dec 2013 - 11:03 AM

Fab set Carol,
Geoff.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 12:33 PM

Brilliant close-up work, Carol...think I'd decline his offer to share his dinner! Wink
Trev Smile

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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 12:52 PM

It does not look very tasty Carol.
Needs some salt and pepper I think !!
Excellent shots.
Mick.

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Daisymaye
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2 Dec 2013 - 1:06 PM

Excellent shots but they give me a queasy feeling.

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 8Joline vcard United States52 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 2:20 PM

All wrapped and ready!

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danbrann
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2 Dec 2013 - 2:22 PM

I'm pleased iv'e just had lunch before seeing this Carol.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 2:52 PM

Super quality capture Carol but a bit of a "UGH" for me.
Joan.

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AnnChown
AnnChown e2 Member 5192 forum postsAnnChown vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 3:03 PM

How very polite of him - you don't sound very grateful Carol!! Wink Amazing detail throughout and very well composed.

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TonyDy
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2 Dec 2013 - 3:15 PM

Great set, Carol.
Tony

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
2 Dec 2013 - 3:27 PM

Whatever it is, it looks well matured Smile Nothing like some well ripened steak Smile Super images Carol !

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AlexAppleby
2 Dec 2013 - 3:42 PM

Another amazing set of shots - remind me to never go anywhere near where you live!

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Brian65
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2 Dec 2013 - 3:45 PM

They don't come better than these Carol. Perfect!
Brian

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
2 Dec 2013 - 3:49 PM

I am with Brian.

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GeorgePlatis
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2 Dec 2013 - 4:06 PM

Wonderful close up to this arachnid during lunch time, Carol! Great details and angles of capture !
George

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SlowSong
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2 Dec 2013 - 4:41 PM

Enjoy. Smile

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kuvailija
kuvailija e2 Member 3kuvailija vcard Finland
2 Dec 2013 - 5:10 PM

Stunning macro ,Carol ,absolutely fantastic . Super A 1 + !!!!! GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- Jukka.Smile

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Niknut
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2 Dec 2013 - 5:14 PM

Great shots !!!!!!!!!

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2013 - 6:18 PM

Lovely image Smile

Eileen.

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leontari
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2 Dec 2013 - 6:44 PM

Three awesome images Carol. Great work again.SmileSmile
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Lillian
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2 Dec 2013 - 6:52 PM

Oh that is a scary set Carol!
But brilliant
Lillian

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tomcat
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2 Dec 2013 - 6:57 PM

Evenin' Carol
Actually made me jump, when I was scrolling downWink

Gruesome buggerSmile

A miserable day today and coldishSad

Adrian

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2 Dec 2013 - 8:10 PM

Superb Carol - I remember this from one of your montages.
Brian.

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evelen
evelen  10 England
3 Dec 2013 - 6:24 PM

great set of images but scary Carol.
eve.Smile

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Morpyre
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5 Dec 2013 - 2:12 PM

stunning capture of a beautiful creature but gosh i am glad i am this side of the monitor screen - if i photograph a spider i need at least an 800mm telephoto lens Grin xXx

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5 Dec 2013 - 9:30 PM

What an awesome set of arachnid images Carol, the details are amazing, just what we've come to expect from a lady of your legendary prowessGrin

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Dowie  1 United Kingdom4 Constructive Critique Points
18 Dec 2013 - 5:16 AM

Yuck but wow! Great shot

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