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Bugs and beasties are becoming increasingly difficult to find, so I have to fall back on a couple of images of the faithful skipper, taken earlier this year.

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:simple skipper
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:11 Sep 2013 - 5:24 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Macro, Nature, Skipper, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:77
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ddolfelin
ddolfelin Plus Member 371 forum postsddolfelin vcard Wales2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2013 - 5:26 AM

They just get better at any time of the year from you, Carol.
That's brilliant.
If I had very small fingers I could stroke its fur.

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handlerstudio
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11 Sep 2013 - 5:26 AM

Both great images, Carol.

Peter

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Hermanus
Hermanus  2 South Africa
11 Sep 2013 - 5:28 AM

Two absolute beauties Carol !! Excellent macro's of this cute little critter Smile

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gajewski
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11 Sep 2013 - 5:50 AM

Love that light, Carol.
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bobsblues
bobsblues  5 United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2013 - 6:12 AM

Superb work Carol SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
Rob

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ugly
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11 Sep 2013 - 6:19 AM

V1 today..
Nice work..

Dave

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Andysnapper
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11 Sep 2013 - 6:28 AM

V2 for me, just like the pose slightly better. Two excellent images with lovely light.

Andy

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Caziwinkles
11 Sep 2013 - 7:06 AM

Brilliant images Carol - the light is spot on. Smile

Carol

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fificat100
11 Sep 2013 - 7:13 AM

Superb images, Carol. Brilliant detail. I need two votes!!SmileSmile

Lavina

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sparrowhawk
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:14 AM

hi carol beautiful shot ! i have swapped the order of my photos so if you'd like to look again i would be much obliged thank you

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prabhusinha
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:26 AM

A cute set.

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GeorgePlatis
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:28 AM

Beautiful images, Carol, as always!
George

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barbarahirst
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:45 AM

Two beauties.....

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WhiteRose1
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:48 AM

Beautiful light on v1, Carol.

Dave

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Badgerfred
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11 Sep 2013 - 8:02 AM

2 excellent images Carol,
Fred.

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HarrietH
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11 Sep 2013 - 8:02 AM

Absolutely great macro.

Harriet

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HuddersfieldHil

Beautiful Carol - I love v2 SmileSmile

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EAS
EAS  6 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
11 Sep 2013 - 8:34 AM

...... and simply beautiful.

Ann

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RonnieAG
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11 Sep 2013 - 8:41 AM

V 2 just edges it for me, Carol, as it seems just a tad crisper where needed.
Ronnie.

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Ted447
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11 Sep 2013 - 8:52 AM

Fantastic images.TedGrinGrin

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fentiger
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11 Sep 2013 - 9:15 AM

Skippers in short supply over here compared with last year. Two great macro shots here Carol.

Albert

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EileenH
EileenH  1 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 - 9:25 AM

Two great capturesSmile

Eileen

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metro074
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11 Sep 2013 - 9:46 AM

Superb Carol Grin

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digital_boi
11 Sep 2013 - 10:38 AM

V1 takes it for me Carol braw detail and that golden ligh make this special

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Irishkate
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11 Sep 2013 - 11:04 AM

Great images Carol but that eye is amazing.
Lovely light too.
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ColleenA
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11 Sep 2013 - 11:27 AM

That eye is amazing...superb images Carol

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TonyDy
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11 Sep 2013 - 11:32 AM

Great pair, Carol.
Tony

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achieverswales
11 Sep 2013 - 12:43 PM

May be a simple Skipper Carol but nothing simple about these two captures, both stunning.

Regards

Trev.

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lonely_oryx
11 Sep 2013 - 12:44 PM

Excellent duo as is the norm for you

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LynneJoyce
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11 Sep 2013 - 1:03 PM

V1 for me, stunning!

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Daisymaye
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11 Sep 2013 - 1:11 PM

Two lovely captures you've fallen back on........Sandy

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SUE118
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11 Sep 2013 - 4:27 PM

Superb capture's Carol. Smile

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ali63
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11 Sep 2013 - 4:31 PM

Smashing shots Carol, I love these little guy's SmileSmileSmile

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11 Sep 2013 - 4:45 PM

As good as they get Carol, as good as they get...

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

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NigelKiteley
11 Sep 2013 - 5:14 PM

Two very fine captures Carol, V1 for me.

Don't think he'd be too pleased to know you called him "simple" Grin.

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11 Sep 2013 - 5:49 PM

V1 is tops Carol, perfection.

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11 Sep 2013 - 5:52 PM


Quote: They just get better at any time of the year from you, Carol.
That's brilliant.
If I had very small fingers I could stroke its fur.

Ditto. Excellent.

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Philip_H
Philip_H  3 United Kingdom
11 Sep 2013 - 6:02 PM

Cute and full of character.

P.

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jaktis
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11 Sep 2013 - 7:26 PM

Simple but great captured

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11 Sep 2013 - 7:42 PM

You never fail us with your wonderful work Carol, thank you.
Brian

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11 Sep 2013 - 8:06 PM

I love V2 - splendid shot
Ju

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AlexAppleby
11 Sep 2013 - 8:16 PM

Two great shots - so very close!

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11 Sep 2013 - 9:06 PM

Beautiful images. V1 has the slight edge cos of the lighting. Superb work Carol. paul

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11 Sep 2013 - 9:13 PM

Two great images Carol
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11 Sep 2013 - 9:18 PM

Magical duo

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11 Sep 2013 - 9:28 PM

Two fantastic and great images,Carol,very well done,
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11 Sep 2013 - 11:40 PM

An amazing shots , carol......GrinGrinGrin

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12 Sep 2013 - 4:50 PM

WOW ! Carol you have excelled yourself fantastic detail . Do you glue them on WinkWinkSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile xxxx

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12 Sep 2013 - 10:46 PM

Fab macrowork Carol, you can give any of the big boys and girls on here a run for their money when it comes to macro photography

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