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Or for those of you who dont have a scooby...... A common crane fly. Spotted down by the River Don in Aberdeen today. Took a number of this critter as it kindly posed in differnt positions. Not everyones cup of tee but since taking up photography I am fascinated by the intricacy of insects.
Hope you like it and thanks for looking.

Lens:105.0 mm f/2.8
Recording media:RAW (digital)
Title:Tipula Simplex
Username:Paul_cats Paul_cats
Uploaded:12 May 2012 - 6:24 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Crane fly, General, Insects, Tipula Simplex, Wildlife / nature
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mikbee
mikbee e2 Member 7mikbee vcard Scotland7 Constructive Critique Points
12 May 2012 - 6:57 PM

A well detailed shot Paul.
And I am back thinking about the time again.
Your title could be a cheap watch from Taiwan !!
Mick.

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wonkers
wonkers  5 United Kingdom
12 May 2012 - 7:04 PM

Excellent shot.

Jill

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RTDS
RTDS  6 Cyprus
12 May 2012 - 7:24 PM

Another amazing capture with superb details.
Robert

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Lillian
Lillian e2 Member 5Lillian vcard United Kingdom16 Constructive Critique Points
12 May 2012 - 7:55 PM

Certainly well detailed Paul
great shot
Lillian

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tonyng
tonyng e2 Member 4tonyng vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
12 May 2012 - 8:39 PM

Superb details.

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lostnspace2011
12 May 2012 - 8:45 PM

Ive noticed a few crane flies around, surely much too early for them. Usually late August/Sept is the usual time they are out.

Good shot Paul. Smile

Mark

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 95916 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
12 May 2012 - 10:57 PM

Hi Paul,
You have obviously returned while I have been absentSmile

Good to meet up on here again

Adrian

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Glostopcat
Glostopcat e2 Member 8234 forum postsGlostopcat vcard England2 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2012 - 2:08 PM

An impressive detailed close up Paul, superbly caught

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Niknut
Niknut e2 Member 4600 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom63 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2012 - 4:26 PM

Amazing shot !!....beautiful clarity !!!.....I'm glad the perishers aren't that big (Large View) for real !!!, you'd never get me out the door !!.WinkGrin

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Snapitt
Snapitt e2 Member 5Snapitt vcard
13 May 2012 - 9:17 PM

A great shot of the Crane Fly Paul. I understand your fascination with the little critters. I can see it's got you hooked. Me too!!!

Jane

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NeilWigan
NeilWigan e2 Member 4NeilWigan vcard England15 Constructive Critique Points
13 May 2012 - 9:49 PM

Yep looks good to me ,sick of telling the wife they dont harm us" but some fell on stoney ground and was lost"

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bunbeam
bunbeam  9 United Kingdom
14 May 2012 - 1:24 PM

its a daddy long legs to me lol.. brilliant detailed close up
bunSmile

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Hop-A-Long
14 May 2012 - 3:20 PM

Superb macro shot.

Andy

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lifesnapper
lifesnapper e2 Member 8lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
15 May 2012 - 6:35 PM

A nicely taken shot Paul, and well spotted. ( Yes, I know it hasn't got Spots) Smile

John Smile

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France32 Constructive Critique Points
15 May 2012 - 8:58 PM

excellent detail in insect and leaves, a good contrast and good idea to star this easily neglected bug

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JimV
JimV  8 Canada3 Constructive Critique Points
27 May 2012 - 6:11 AM

A truly fantastic shot Paul, I see you've invited modifications, but I fail to see how anyone could do anything to something that is already perfect in every way!

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