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Sorry, another clanger for you today! I can't resist photographing these enchanting little creatures with their long snouts and quivering antennae, even though they maybe a menace to gardeners!

Camera:Olympus FE-210 Check out Olympus Image Space!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:another clanger!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:27 Mar 2010 - 5:09 AM
Tags:Bug, Close-up, Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, Insect, Weevil, Wildlife / nature
Votes:79
Variant - TestsVariant - Tests

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Shroomer
Shroomer  7 England167 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 5:51 AM

Stunning Macro work for detail on the bug as well as the ferns. Where's the soup dragon
Richard

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RajaSidambaram
27 Mar 2010 - 5:52 AM

This insect in V1 looks like a missile ready for launch.Good angle of capture - Raja.

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 5:52 AM

The insect and plant both are beautiful.

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goso
goso  7 Australia1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 6:04 AM

First class macro's again Carol - I wouldn't mind his hooter full of gold dust !...Bill

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye e2 Member 5Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 6:06 AM

Superb macros Carol. Such an unusual looking bug.........Sandy

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metro074
metro074 e2 Member 4metro074 vcard Australia8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 6:11 AM

Excellent maros Carol. Superb detail. Smile
Carol

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SurreyHillsMan
SurreyHillsMan e2 Member 627 forum postsSurreyHillsMan vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 6:52 AM

Lovely close up Carol... that's what I thought it looks like a Clanger Smile

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nickyv32
nickyv32 e2 Member 6135 forum postsnickyv32 vcard England
27 Mar 2010 - 7:08 AM

It struck me that this resembled a clanger before I read your title, super set of a moon landing bug, strange looking little thing....

Nicky Wink

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 7:43 AM

Tope quality macro work - clangers - my favourite programme - they look spot on for it too - as Richard says all you have to do is find the soup dragon!!!

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PinkK
PinkK  480 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 7:44 AM

Another superb set Carol!

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BURNSIE
BURNSIE e2 Member 525 forum postsBURNSIE vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 7:46 AM

Great close up set.
Kindest Regards
Burnsie

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EAS
EAS e2 Member 5EAS vcard Scotland13 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 7:48 AM

Ah, but do they make the appropriate sound? Always love these and your macros of them are superb as indeed is the detail of that unfurling fern.

Ann

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 12915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 7:53 AM

The title summed up my immediate thought ~ superb macro photography!

Albert

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videotec
videotec  5 United Kingdom
27 Mar 2010 - 8:04 AM

Beautiful captures Carol, you're Pics never cease to amaze me, superbly sharp and presented.
Pete

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heids
heids  4 Scotland1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 8:12 AM

Amazing macro, great detail and well presented

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VIKI
VIKI  7 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 8:13 AM

Hi Carol, Glad to be back from hols to see your work again. Well done!!!!

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sparrowhawk
sparrowhawk e2 Member 5250 forum postssparrowhawk vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 8:36 AM

fantastic set

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andylea
andylea e2 Member 537 forum postsandylea vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 8:37 AM

brilliant set carol wonderful detail v2 for me nice one Wink
andy

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE e2 Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 8:39 AM

Four "can't choose between them" superb images.
Joan.

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Techno
Techno  5935 forum posts England8 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 9:15 AM

Excellent foursome, pin sharp and spot on with your dof selection, what a grotesque looking beastie.
Mal

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MilanaG
MilanaG  8 Bulgaria
27 Mar 2010 - 9:22 AM

Glad to be 30!
Have a great weekend!
Milena

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HobbitDave
27 Mar 2010 - 9:36 AM

Another super macro set, Carol. He/she looks a bit like something from Wallace and Grommit! Brilliant.
Dave.

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MRSbiscuit60
27 Mar 2010 - 10:06 AM

Who would have thought there were sooooo many different bugs to capture!!! Your work is outstanding, I look forward to seeing your uploads. Trish

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly e2 Member 7282 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 10:11 AM

looks like something out of space but a gorgeous shot

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 5barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 10:23 AM

He is so very cute
4 belters here

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Joline
Joline e2 Member 7Joline vcard United States51 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 11:20 AM

Love the pose in v4, like he is about to take off.

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taggart
taggart e2 Member 942 forum poststaggart vcard United States12 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 12:50 PM

You have mastered the close up imagary!
Jennnn

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 53999 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 1:11 PM

Aw he's so cute. Like a teeny armadillo.
Chris

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viscostatic
27 Mar 2010 - 1:52 PM

Great cuteness quality Carol.

Phil.

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 7332 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom890 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 2:06 PM

Love all of these, they're quirky and characterful as well as being beautifully taken.
Moira

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Bob_V
Bob_V  6 United States2 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 2:44 PM

Amazing detail and colors in these fantastic macros, excellent work.
Bob

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gerrymac
gerrymac  6 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 2:45 PM

Exceptional detail and beautifully composed.......''The Clangers' always knew these things reminded me of something...could'nt put my finger on it till' I saw your title
Gerry

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Silverzone
Silverzone e2 Member 6Silverzone vcard England
27 Mar 2010 - 3:53 PM

First class set, love V1 and 3. Sylvia

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Dave_Holdham
27 Mar 2010 - 4:49 PM

Superb detailed images, well done

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Traceyflowerpots

I love the Clangers Carol I think they are just amazing ... and yes he/she does look like a Clanger.


Haha to your comment on my image today, Tracey x

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gingerdelight
27 Mar 2010 - 5:13 PM

So cute and really great shots!
Carol

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cassiecat
cassiecat  539 forum posts England46 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 5:42 PM

think v2 is my fav for the combination of the bug and the bg.lesley

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danbrann
danbrann e2 Member 9462 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 5:50 PM

He looks as if he could dig my garden Carol. Not very pretty is he?.

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ChiliMan
ChiliMan e2 Member 7135 forum postsChiliMan vcard Singapore16 Constructive Critique Points
27 Mar 2010 - 9:03 PM

Wonderful set, Carol. I like these...they look like anteaters of the insect world...lol

A Smile

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bunbeam
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27 Mar 2010 - 9:44 PM

I can`t help but see the cute side of these clangers, superb captures
bunSmile

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Gezina
Gezina  7 United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
28 Mar 2010 - 12:26 AM

Very well captured little bug - great detail on all of them - Ina

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GlenD
GlenD  7 United States
28 Mar 2010 - 2:25 AM

LOL Button Moon now that took me back a couple of years Carol!
Yet agian a brill set of images.
Glen

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28 Mar 2010 - 2:12 PM

Superb set Carol, excellent work. Gary

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2 Apr 2010 - 6:16 PM

A top notch set of macros Carol, the detail and clarity you get with that compact camera of yours is simply amazing, you put many of the pros with all their expensive gear to shame!

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