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Still not spotting much variety in the way of bugs and beasties at present, but these fellas are around in abundance, and always willing to smile at the camera Smile. V.3 was not to willing, though Grin

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:more smiles
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:25 Aug 2013 - 5:59 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, Darter, General, Macro, Nature, Smile, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:62
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 6:22 AM

V3 made me smile! The view I always seem to get when attempting to capture a Bumble Bee image. Do you think they are telling us something? Lovely set, not least the two co-operative smilers!

Ann

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ColleenA
ColleenA e2 Member 2168 forum postsColleenA vcard Australia3 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 6:35 AM

3 great images Carol, V3 also made me smile, but V2 takes my fancy as love the stance of his wings...well captured as usual

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
25 Aug 2013 - 6:38 AM

So Carol, now you know how it feels to be mooned by a bug Smile Lovely images !

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GeorgePlatis
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25 Aug 2013 - 6:46 AM

Wonderful captures, Carol!
George

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ddolfelin
ddolfelin e2 Member 234 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 6:55 AM

The tracery on their wings is beautifully captured, Carol.
V3 qualifies as something different! An unusual view.

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 7:03 AM

Nice set, Carol.
Ronnie.

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 8135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore17 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 7:29 AM

LOL...it IS smiling, isn't it?? Never noticed that about dragonfly faces before. A bit of a shy smile too Grin

Excellent bum shot in V3, by the way Wink This guy must belong to the same club as my sunbird!

Andrew

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jaktis
jaktis e2 Member 1081 forum postsjaktis vcard Sweden
25 Aug 2013 - 7:54 AM

Great fun with v3

Peter

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85908 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 7:59 AM

Mornin' Carol,
Good wing vein detail in these

Wet and miserable this morning, though it may clear later and begin to warm up a tad

Adrian

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Badgerfred
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25 Aug 2013 - 8:00 AM

Another fine set Carol,
Fred.

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 8:02 AM

Interesting images Carol and well captured
but also like to see the good weather you still have
Lillian

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andylea
andylea  537 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 8:07 AM

brilliant detail wonderful colours and comp carol v1 for me today a belter nice one Wink
andy

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barbarahirst
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25 Aug 2013 - 8:12 AM

You really got the bums rush in V 3.....

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5267 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 8:43 AM

superb set but has to be v1

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 8:46 AM

All 3 are fab Carol.
Joan.

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DicksPics
DicksPics e2 Member 3DicksPics vcard United Kingdom8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 9:09 AM

My goodness, Carol , your POV has made these insects look enormous!!
Great macro work.

Richard

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rontear
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25 Aug 2013 - 9:12 AM

Rear view very interesting Carol ( I've not seen an image from this angle before, excellent !)
Ron.

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 9:19 AM

SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile Sue. Bottoms upSmileSmileSmile

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
25 Aug 2013 - 9:20 AM

Three lovely captures Smile

Eileen

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33074 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom101 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 10:04 AM

Three quite incredible images Carol, for me image number three is the winner for today "Superb"

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin

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leontari
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25 Aug 2013 - 10:05 AM

Great macro work Carol. All images are excellent.
Effrossini

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HuddersfieldHil
HuddersfieldHil e2 Member 1HuddersfieldHil vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 10:18 AM

Superb shots Carol great detail SmileSmile

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Irishkate
Irishkate e2 Member 3Irishkate vcard United Kingdom73 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 11:20 AM

Raising a smile with V3 and how massive these darters look in V1 & V2 -
Amazing macros well presented as always.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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lonely_oryx
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25 Aug 2013 - 11:21 AM

Very original viewpoint in v3

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SlowSong
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25 Aug 2013 - 11:55 AM

It's not often you post a bum shot Carol. Grin

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25 Aug 2013 - 12:17 PM

A grand set Carol, the diversity of insects is beginning to decline over here too, far fewer butterflies and bees to be seen now

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AlexAppleby
25 Aug 2013 - 12:28 PM

Lovely.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 1:38 PM

Wonderful set, Carol - V3 really made me chuckle! Grin
Trev Smile

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Val Prowse
Val Prowse e2 Member 11Val Prowse vcard England
25 Aug 2013 - 2:17 PM

As above - V3 made me laugh too! A nice set, I like the tracery in its wings.

Val

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Sylviwhalley
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25 Aug 2013 - 2:28 PM

Three great images, what a face!!
Sylvia

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ali63
ali63 e2 Member 2474 forum postsali63 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 2:30 PM

3 great captures Carol,

Ali

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ChristineD
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25 Aug 2013 - 3:42 PM

Fabulous trio, v2 for me

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25 Aug 2013 - 4:27 PM

A superb, well captured set, Carol. V2 is my choice too.

Lavina

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sweetpea62
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25 Aug 2013 - 6:20 PM

Excellent set Carol..Lin

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Maiwand
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25 Aug 2013 - 7:27 PM

Stunning quality closeups Carol.GrinGrinGrin
Ron

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
25 Aug 2013 - 7:31 PM

Another astounding set of images. The detail in the wings is especially good. Terrific.

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25 Aug 2013 - 11:25 PM

Good set Carol. Moira

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evelen
evelen  9 England
26 Aug 2013 - 6:27 PM

excellent set of shots Carol.
eve.Smile

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Chinga
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28 Aug 2013 - 2:53 AM

A most attractive Damsel! Grin
Love each one of the poses Carol... Super shots...
IB

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