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This fella was awoken too early in the morning for his photo shoot, and didn't get time for a shave firstSmile
Apologies for the lack of comments yesterday, still setting up my new pc, but hopefully I shall have more time today.

Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:no time for a shave!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:1 Mar 2012 - 6:13 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Grasshopper, Humour, Humour / fun, Macro, Nature, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:92
Voters:prabhusinha · Andysnapper · LynneJoyce · posty57 · nikshot · achieverswales · butterflydiva72 · SUE118 · tomcat · andylea · ugly · annettep38 · Len1950 · KarenFB · Rock · NeilWigan · JohnChambersPhotography · helenlinda · saeidNL · Cor · STEVELIN · Hop-A-Long · James_C · barbarahirst · Lillian · susanbarton · mrswoolybill · CaroleS · WhiteRose1 · Suehh · Alan_Baseley · Jekaro · luceombra · User_Removed · twelvemegs · sparrowhawk · Gray_ina · mikearicha · jennialexander · DOGSBODY · RonnieAG · M_squared · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · crookymonsta · OAKEY · SlowSong · pronabk · TonyDy · danbrann · BarbaraR · gingerdelight · EMJAYCEE · digital_boi · Joline · Stace · bricurtis · Chinga · TrevBatWCC · Jat_Riski · enricopardo · Daisymaye · costas · Niknut · SteveMoulding · exposure · EAS · cleg · Arty · Glynn · sweetpea62 · Philip_H · evelen · moiral · pluckyfilly · AlanPerkins · martinjp · Silverzone · goso · AnneWorner · vandalp · johnriley1uk · Big_Beavis · Ade_Osman · cjl47 · alant2 · Fefe · raygregson · LexEquine · unicorn17 · Ayoob · pamelajean · Glostopcat ·
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prabhusinha
prabhusinha Plus Member 7prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 6:18 AM

A superb set.

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Andysnapper
Andysnapper Plus Member 7109 forum postsAndysnapper vcard England25 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 6:41 AM

For a second there I thought it was a mirror....Grin

Excellent stuff Carol. 'I'm ready for my close-up Mr De Mille'

Andy

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LynneJoyce
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1 Mar 2012 - 6:43 AM

Three crackers today Carol.

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posty57
posty57  7 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 6:44 AM

Talk about up close and personal ! I know the feeling..........but three magnificent macro images.

Barry Smile

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achieverswales

I think these three rank up there with some of your best macro captures Carol, superb work.

Regards

Trev.

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butterflydiva72

Woah! Hold the phone. Excellent macro work! I love V3 best, but thats an extreme "how you going"' close up on V1.

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SUE118
SUE118 Plus Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 7:16 AM

Gosh isn't he ugly but some fine macro shots.

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tomcat
tomcat Plus Member 96339 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 7:19 AM

Mornin' Carol
V3 for me todayWink

Foggy here, but should clear very quickly


Adrian

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ugly
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1 Mar 2012 - 7:28 AM

V1 all the way for me today....
A magic image...

Dave

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annettep38
annettep38 Plus Member 3191 forum postsannettep38 vcard France33 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 7:30 AM

fantastic close up and I love the title!

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Len1950
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1 Mar 2012 - 7:33 AM

Brilliant set Carol, V3 is the stand out for me.

Len

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Rock
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1 Mar 2012 - 7:44 AM

All Winners.

Rock

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saeidNL
saeidNL  5 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 7:56 AM

OMG.What amazing captures,Carol,V1 is my favorite,
saeid

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skewey
skewey  931 forum posts England
1 Mar 2012 - 8:07 AM

Fantastic detail Carol.


Paul

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Cor
Cor  6 Belgium
1 Mar 2012 - 8:17 AM

How close can You go? Exellent macros.Cor.Smile

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STEVELIN
STEVELIN  7160 forum posts Ireland3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 8:18 AM

excellent macro work carol well taken.
steve

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Hop-A-Long
1 Mar 2012 - 8:20 AM

Excellent set of macros, V1 is superb.

Andy

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Lillian
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1 Mar 2012 - 8:39 AM

Obviously Carol did not need the shave as has a UA without
lovely and deserving for the closeness here
Lillian

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susanbarton
1 Mar 2012 - 8:44 AM

WOW what a close up!

Susan

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CaroleS
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1 Mar 2012 - 8:54 AM

Well deserving of that award Carol. A superb macro! Never mind the stubble, who could resist those eyesGrin Carole

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WhiteRose1
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1 Mar 2012 - 8:59 AM

Thanks for the reminder. Three crackers, love the way the light picks up the hairs. v3 is a super sharp capture.

Dave

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Suehh
Suehh  839 forum posts England6 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 9:02 AM

Blimey! That's put me off my weetabix! LOL! Such a great close up Carol - can't get much closer than that I reckon. Love V3 too. Great tones!

Sue

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Jekaro
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1 Mar 2012 - 9:20 AM

Three cracking close up shots, Carol, wonderful details in all.
Roy

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luceombra
luceombra  327 forum posts Italy5 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 9:20 AM

Great set!
Al

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User_Removed
1 Mar 2012 - 9:23 AM

Wow, three stunning captures.

Lucien.

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twelvemegs
1 Mar 2012 - 9:25 AM

Three good close up shots Carol.
V1 is amazing.

David

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1 Mar 2012 - 9:28 AM

wonderful shots

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Gray_ina
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1 Mar 2012 - 9:33 AM

Hi Carol fantastic gray

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M_squared
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1 Mar 2012 - 9:45 AM

Stunning macro set.

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RonnieAG
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1 Mar 2012 - 9:46 AM

Great title for this set, Carol: fine head on detail in the first two with V 2 just pipping V 1 at the post for me.
Ronnie.

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OAKEY
OAKEY  7 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2012 - 10:37 AM

V3 for me, fab detail very well captured.
Shaun

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SlowSong
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1 Mar 2012 - 10:40 AM

What a big beastie! Not the prettiest of bugs but super pics with loads of detail.
Definitely wouldn't snog 'im. Smile
Chris

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TonyDy
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1 Mar 2012 - 10:59 AM

Great macro shots, Carol.
Tony

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danbrann
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1 Mar 2012 - 11:23 AM

not the prettiest but one of the best.

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BarbaraR
BarbaraR  9 England1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 11:30 AM

Super close detail.
Love V3 in full too.
Very well done Carol.

B.

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gingerdelight
1 Mar 2012 - 11:43 AM

Wow! Now that's close and I don't mean the shave! Great images, especially V1.
Carol

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EMJAYCEE
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1 Mar 2012 - 11:55 AM

V1 is amazing - but a great set Carol.
Joan.

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digital_boi
1 Mar 2012 - 12:08 PM

excellent set here today Carol some of your finest for sure all worthy of a vote each ...hope the new computer is not driving you mad setting it up

GrahamGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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Stace
Stace  7 England2 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 12:20 PM

great close up Carol

Stace

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bricurtis
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1 Mar 2012 - 1:00 PM

V3 - I like the full length version of this ugly bug Carol.
Brian.

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Chinga
Chinga Plus Member 4Chinga vcard United Kingdom
1 Mar 2012 - 1:05 PM

Love his eyes! Not the most handsome of specimans but looks so impressive in V1! IB

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TrevBatWCC
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1 Mar 2012 - 1:27 PM

You've certainly captured his designer stubble, Carol! Wink Amazing close-ups Smile
Trev Smile

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1 Mar 2012 - 2:06 PM

Great set of macros. V3 for me. Paul

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Jat_Riski
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1 Mar 2012 - 2:28 PM

Superb macro set of 3.

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1 Mar 2012 - 3:17 PM

Excellent macros.............Sandy

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1 Mar 2012 - 4:14 PM

A lovely set of Images Carol...love V3....I hope the weather is warmer now for you...Its a bit warmer here....but not muchSmile
Pauline.

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EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
1 Mar 2012 - 4:23 PM

Super macro. Good luck with the new pc. Hope it proves as easy as I found mine to be!

Ann

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cleg  5 United Kingdom
1 Mar 2012 - 4:30 PM

Just perfect.
Adrian

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sweetpea62
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1 Mar 2012 - 6:08 PM

Superb macro Carol.you could not get any nearer.Grin.Lin

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moiral
moiral  5 Scotland
1 Mar 2012 - 7:38 PM

3 great close ups Carol. You really should give them time to make themselves presentable TongueGrin. Moira

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1 Mar 2012 - 8:19 PM

V3 for me as well, great set tho

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1 Mar 2012 - 8:43 PM

First class work Carol ...Bill

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1 Mar 2012 - 9:53 PM

Brillant detailed shots Carol.
Vanda

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Fefe Plus Member 3Fefe vcard United Kingdom31 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2012 - 12:25 PM

Didn't think I was ever giong to get to the bottom of this pageWink
What a beastTongueSadWinkGrin
Great set!
Diane

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raygregson Plus Member 7raygregson vcard United Kingdom
2 Mar 2012 - 3:11 PM

superb images again carol,well done ray

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LexEquine
LexEquine  9 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
2 Mar 2012 - 3:59 PM

'A trio of Superb Hopper Macros,' Carol~

Have a great Weekend~

~ Peter

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unicorn17  6 Scotland
3 Mar 2012 - 2:57 PM

Fun to see! gill

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4 Mar 2012 - 8:08 AM

Fantastic set Carol all of them brilliant............GrinGrinGrin

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7 Mar 2012 - 10:55 PM

Astonishing detail in these awesome macros, your compact camera must be going into overdrive as you definitely push it to its limits!

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