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Just a ladybird that did a downward dive with the primrose petal as I was trying to capture it.

Thank you all for the tremendous response to 'Special' and a thank you to Ann(EAS) and also Andrew(ChiliMan) for their User Awards which made the image even more 'special'

Camera:Pentax K-r
Lens:Tamron 90mm F2.8 Macro Check out Totally Tamron!
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:Heavy Lady!
Username:CaroleS CaroleS
Uploaded:20 Mar 2012 - 6:05 PM
Tags:Close-up / macro, Flowers & plants, General, Ladybird, Primrose, Wildlife / nature
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lifesnapper
lifesnapper Plus Member 9lifesnapper vcard England1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 6:08 PM

One of your best ever Carole, very nicely composed , great detail, lovely colour SPOT ON!

John Smile

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Ade_Osman
Ade_Osman Plus Member 124521 forum postsAde_Osman vcard England36 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 6:17 PM

Oh yes, you've nailed this one Carole, top drawer image.....

Ade

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evelen
evelen  10 England
20 Mar 2012 - 6:26 PM

wonderful shot great detail and colour.
eve.Smile

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Alvar
Alvar  8 France2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 6:26 PM

This is superb CaroleSmileSmileSmileSmile
Alvar

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nonur
nonur Plus Member 6nonur vcard Turkey9 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 6:28 PM

Simply brilliant! It's like a gem!Smile

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Len1950
Len1950 Plus Member 5Len1950 vcard England
20 Mar 2012 - 6:49 PM

Perfect Carole!!

Len

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twelvemegs
20 Mar 2012 - 6:59 PM

Beautiful detail and colour Carole.

David

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Maiwand
Maiwand Plus Member 8Maiwand vcard England70 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 7:05 PM

Superb shot Carole. The detail on the Ladybug is quite awesome and its a very strong colour contrast. A cracker.
Ron

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WhiteRose1
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20 Mar 2012 - 7:18 PM

Very sharp and lovely saturated colour.

Dave

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Daisymaye
Daisymaye Plus Member 6Daisymaye vcard Canada9 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 7:24 PM

Excellent capture, superb detail.........Sandy

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JenniCh
JenniCh  932 forum posts England2 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 7:26 PM

Absolutely beautiful shot, well done!
Jenni

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franken
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20 Mar 2012 - 8:13 PM

Lovely macro Carole.

Ken

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 6EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 8:19 PM

Superb macro Carole.
Joan.

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Niknut
Niknut Plus Member 5932 forum postsNiknut vcard United Kingdom64 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 8:25 PM

Great shot !!!....so crisp !!.....taken in 'Oz' presumably ???????.WinkGrin

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andylea
andylea  637 forum posts United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 8:36 PM

fantastic detail carole brilliant colours cracking comp a stunner top shot Wink
andy

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Samuel_Aron
20 Mar 2012 - 8:53 PM

Fantastic macro!
Brilliant details.
Sam.

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ugly
ugly Plus Member 7ugly vcard United Kingdom56 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 8:54 PM

Great work yet again..
The ladybird nice and sharp..
The colour of the flower so chrip and clear...
Magic image...
Great comp...
Well done...

Dave

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20 Mar 2012 - 9:22 PM

Carole - this is just stunning; one of your best, I'd say! You must be very pleased with it - sharp as a sharp thing and beautiful composition! Love it!
Ann

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Leilani
Leilani  1029 forum posts England3 Constructive Critique Points
20 Mar 2012 - 9:41 PM

Great image, fantastically clear and colourful. Lovely Smile

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Norfolkboy
20 Mar 2012 - 9:52 PM

Superb image.
Colin

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SlowSong
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20 Mar 2012 - 10:09 PM

A beautifully captured ladybird. Superb detail and sharpness, and how good of it to pose upside down for you. Smile
Chris

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cheesey
cheesey  9 United Kingdom
20 Mar 2012 - 10:27 PM

Wonderful colours, comp and detail.
Cheesey.

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20 Mar 2012 - 11:54 PM

An incredible little bug!

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achieverswales
21 Mar 2012 - 12:10 AM

A cracker Carole, detail fantastic.

Regards

Trev.

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21 Mar 2012 - 12:15 AM

Gorgeous shot Carole..Lin

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21 Mar 2012 - 7:24 AM

Very well captured. Lovely colour and detail Carole. Moira

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barbarahirst
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21 Mar 2012 - 8:07 AM

wow!! This really is special
A true "action" shot of the ladybird

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hasslebladuk Plus Member 5hasslebladuk vcard United Kingdom6 Constructive Critique Points
21 Mar 2012 - 8:18 AM

Top shot love it that tamron lens that you have was one of my first lens its stunning and lovely on portraits
mike

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digital_boi
21 Mar 2012 - 8:33 AM

A real winner here excellent capture superb!!

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21 Mar 2012 - 9:22 AM

Beautiful colour and detail..excelentlly captured image.Smile

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TrevBatWCC
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21 Mar 2012 - 1:31 PM

A fine bit of acrobatic work! Excellently captured, Carole!
Trev Smile

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annettep38
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21 Mar 2012 - 8:50 PM

amazing detail and perfect composition

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ChiliMan
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23 Mar 2012 - 10:28 AM

Lovely sharp and rich close-up, Carole!

Andrew

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2 Apr 2012 - 10:39 PM

Wonderful clarity and detail in this fab close up

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