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Two of my favourite clanger loook-alikes, having fun on a stem of grass.

Camera:Olympus FE-210
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:wait for me, mum!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:13 May 2010 - 5:26 AM
Tags:Bug insect, Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Weevil, Wildlife / nature
Votes:89
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 5:30 AM

Excellent captures Carol. As always superb detail.........Sandy

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 5139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland112 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 5:31 AM

Great title to go along with your excellent images, Carol. As always, you manage to capture the insect life with such detail and clarity.
Regards, Ronnie.

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GlenD
GlenD  7 United States
13 May 2010 - 5:42 AM

These are fun, glad your still able to capture them Carol. Lovely shots, all of them
Glen

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Jekaro
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13 May 2010 - 6:39 AM

Three fantastic images once again, Carol, wonderful details and colours.
Roy

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old timer
old timer  1055 forum posts Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 6:40 AM

They do remind me of Clangers Smile
Jim

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VIKI
VIKI  8 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 6:41 AM

L o L. What fun!!! How is your hand now?

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andymark
andymark  4 England1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 6:53 AM

love them all great work

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rontear
rontear e2 Member 11rontear vcard England6 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 7:06 AM

Beautiful Weevils, excellent image Carol. Ron.

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dmhuynh72
dmhuynh72 e2 Member 628 forum postsdmhuynh72 vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 7:07 AM

lovely set carol and hope your hand is better.

regards
Yung

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LukeParkinson
13 May 2010 - 7:13 AM

Good capture Carol. Well done

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SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 727 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 7:15 AM

Great set Carol... love the comp in v1

Jon

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madbilly
madbilly  6 England4 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 7:15 AM

these things look like something out of star wars, great closeups as usual Carol

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Mynett
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13 May 2010 - 7:19 AM

Just lovely how you create little characters of these bugs most of us pass by

Linda

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 7:37 AM

three wonderful captures carol brilliant detail and colours v1 for me today it really suits the title hope your hands ok Wink
andy

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User_Removed
13 May 2010 - 7:49 AM

Good work Carol
Dave

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 8:06 AM

V1 is just wonderful
All sorts of thoughts are conjured up with it
My star for you today !
Barbs

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Carrie_1
Carrie_1  4 Wales6 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 8:16 AM

Amazing shot.
Caroline

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fentiger
fentiger  13915 forum posts England22 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 8:18 AM

Fascinating little bugs. Wonderfully timed compositions.

Albert

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Gezina
Gezina  8 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 8:40 AM

Well spotted and captured - V1 for me today - Ina

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digital_boi
13 May 2010 - 8:50 AM

V1 good title as well click

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jaktis
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13 May 2010 - 9:00 AM

Great captures and V1 is so great

Peter

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baclark
baclark  53740 forum posts United Kingdom24 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 9:13 AM

Superb capture of these interesting weevils, love the title!
Barbara

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viscostatic
13 May 2010 - 9:20 AM

Wonderful close-ups Carol. These creatures look such fun. I really like V1 with that title.

Phil.

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8481 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1074 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 9:22 AM

My first big laugh of the morning, this has so much character. Love it.
Moira

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Silverzone
13 May 2010 - 9:29 AM

Super, love them, makes me smile. Sylvia

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EAS
EAS  5 Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 9:36 AM

Great title choice! Superb images to match.

Ann

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nickyv32
nickyv32 e2 Member 7135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
13 May 2010 - 9:41 AM

Back with the Clangers again, aren't they just cute, super set Carol, hope you are ok

Nicky x

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 10:33 AM

Nicky had it tagged just right with the clangers - great shots Carol and a well deserved award

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metro074
metro074 e2 Member 4metro074 vcard Australia8 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 10:36 AM

Excellent captures. They do look alian Smile Well done
Carol

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SueTurner
SueTurner  1081 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 12:18 PM

these are all so good, like v1 the best and the title though

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HobbitDave
13 May 2010 - 12:34 PM

The 'bug Meistress' does it again! Brilliant, especially v.1. One more for the book Wink Super shots, defintely relatives of The Clangers.
Dave.

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Mavis
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13 May 2010 - 12:39 PM

Made me smile Carol though I would say I'd have stamped on them Smile Not taken their photo xxx

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 1042 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 12:58 PM

Clanger circus! me thinks, great acrobats!

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Growmore
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13 May 2010 - 1:03 PM

Superb pictures Carol they do make me laugh because they really look like the Clangers. Gary

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danbrann
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13 May 2010 - 2:11 PM

and yet another superb image Carol.

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 3:36 PM

Great set Carol - The detail, especially the eyes, in V1 makes it my choice.
Joan.

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Bob_V
Bob_V  7 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 4:09 PM

What a superb set of shots Carol, love the title!
Bob

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 5:12 PM

Three cracking images, Carol...and love the title!
TrevB Smile

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SteveMoulding
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13 May 2010 - 5:15 PM

Beautiful macro shots. Superb depth of field and stunning colours. A lovely trio of well composed images.
Steve.

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jonwebber
jonwebber  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 5:32 PM

Gorgeous. I keep asking, 'How do you train them?'
jon

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jgmford
jgmford  7 England
13 May 2010 - 6:03 PM

Stunning series of Close up detail captures Carol.
Jeff

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13 May 2010 - 7:40 PM

sometimes a mum just has to get away from it all heheh!

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gingerdelight
13 May 2010 - 8:27 PM

You should write a children's book and illustrate it with these beautiful clanger-like creatures! More wonderful images!
Carol

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colmar
colmar  742 forum posts Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2010 - 8:31 PM

Wonderful balanced images all well captured with that customary detail we have come to expect Colin

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Hebe
Hebe  7 United Kingdom
13 May 2010 - 10:12 PM

Supurb shots Carol, the title is so fitting too.

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accipiter
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13 May 2010 - 11:48 PM

Lovely shot and inherently amusing - good caption. A

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Anjantoo
Anjantoo  6 England1 Constructive Critique Points
14 May 2010 - 12:23 AM

Love your titles Carol!
Jann
xxx

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Cor
Cor  5 Belgium
14 May 2010 - 8:17 AM

V1 and V3 So well taken and presented +++++
cor

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cassiecat  639 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
14 May 2010 - 1:40 PM

like the positioning in v3.lesley

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SandraKay
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14 May 2010 - 2:26 PM

V1 has to be my favourite. I can almost hear these little clangers whistling away as they trundle off to the soup dragon for their green soup.
Sandra

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samarmishra
14 May 2010 - 2:43 PM

Superb shot.....

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unicorn17  6 Scotland
14 May 2010 - 10:03 PM

These critters look so comical! great photography as always . gill

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18 May 2010 - 7:46 PM

Cracking close ups of these clangers comedy capers, Carol's camera captures it all

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