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There have been a surfeit of critters to be rescued from the pool just recently, this selection were all found on the same day, they must have been having a water party Smile

Camera:Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ7
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Title:baywatch time again!
Username:CarolG CarolG
Uploaded:14 Aug 2012 - 5:28 AM
Tags:Close-up, Close-up / macro, General, Humour / fun, Macro, Nature, Rescue, Water, Wildlife, Wildlife / nature
Votes:71
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howdog
howdog e2 Member 525 forum postshowdog vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 5:46 AM

Wow! All four spot on! well doneSmileSmileSmile
Iain

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NDODS
NDODS e2 Member 33129 forum postsNDODS vcard United Kingdom102 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 5:49 AM

Four rather stunning photographs depicting these rather sodden and somewhat sombre looking creatures, you certainly did a great shop in the recovery process. "However can you please enlighten me, as to how you administered CPR?"

Nathan SmileSmileSmileSmile

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SlowSong
SlowSong e2 Member 64375 forum postsSlowSong vcard England28 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 6:31 AM

Glad your pool is still going strong Carol. Even critters need somewhere to cool off. Smile
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Badgerfred
Badgerfred e2 Member 7Badgerfred vcard Wales
14 Aug 2012 - 7:29 AM

4 excellent images Carol, really like V1,
Fred.

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fentiger
fentiger e2 Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 7:34 AM

Is this from the Ugly Bug Ball? Great macro work as ever Carol.

Albert

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LynneJoyce
LynneJoyce e2 Member 6LynneJoyce vcard United Kingdom98 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 7:55 AM

Four lovely beastie rescues evidenced by the crystal clear water drops.

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CaroleS
CaroleS e2 Member 434 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:13 AM

Crystal clear raindrops on those crittersSmile

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Ray42
Ray42  6 England3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:35 AM

An excellent set Carol - looks like you have provided the public swimming baths for them

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barbarahirst
barbarahirst e2 Member 6barbarahirst vcard United Kingdom10 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:35 AM

Well done.. Miss rescuer
they all look kinda wet

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PaulLiley
PaulLiley  5 United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:46 AM

Love the sharpness and the water droplets. The way the water has 'beaded' it looks like they have silicone coats. paul

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paskinmj
paskinmj  5 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:50 AM

A remarkable set of imaage crammed with detail.
Matt

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG e2 Member 4139 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland111 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:57 AM

No wonder they all so drookit, Carol: poolside rescue to the fore again.
Ronnie.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 e2 Member 41035 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England134 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:58 AM

There you go... spoiling their fun again!!TongueGrinGrin Superb sharpness, Carol.

Dave

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SUE118
SUE118 e2 Member 6SUE118 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 9:14 AM

It's a good job you are their Lifeguard.

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saeidNL
saeidNL  4 Netherlands3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 10:01 AM

Excellent and wonderful set of images,Carol.V3 and V4 are my favorite,
saeid

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achieverswales
14 Aug 2012 - 10:43 AM

As it is so damn hot in Greece! It was very good of you to build the pool for these poor things to cool off, and to top it all you provide a lifeguard.

Four excellent detailed macro captures Carol, the spider for me.

Regards

Trev.

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TonyDy
TonyDy e2 Member 5TonyDy vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 - 10:56 AM

It's no wonder they pose so nicely for you - you've saved their lives!!!
Lovely set again, Carol.
Tony

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Norfolkboy
Norfolkboy e2 Member 8Norfolkboy vcard England4 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 11:08 AM

A great collection of creepy crawlies, Carol.
Colin

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gingerdelight
14 Aug 2012 - 11:32 AM

Some fine rescues here Carol! Stunning detail captured.
Carol

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Chinga
Chinga e2 Member 3Chinga vcard United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 - 11:32 AM

FABULOUS!
Each image deserves a sole showing really! I like them all.
V1, V2 and V3 for the beautiful dropplets on the insects.
V4 for the fearsome look on that spider eyeing your camera! Grin
IB

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Joline
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14 Aug 2012 - 11:48 AM

You deserve a life saving medalSmile
A fine collection of swimmers you've rescued.

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TrevBatWCC
TrevBatWCC e2 Member 6TrevBatWCC vcard England8 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 12:36 PM

Some party! Grin Brilliant set, Carol, and how different to see them covered in water droplets. Love 'em all! Wink
Trev Smile

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prabhusinha
prabhusinha e2 Member 6prabhusinha vcard India3 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 1:05 PM

A set of 4 fantastic pictures. esp the cicada.

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ChiliMan
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14 Aug 2012 - 1:15 PM

BEAUTIFUL detail and light in all 4, Carol. That spider in V4 looks well scary!! And I like how those two water drops at the end of the wings stand out so well in V2 Smile

Andrew

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Irishkate
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14 Aug 2012 - 1:17 PM

Another great set Carole.
KateGrinGrinGrin

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AnnChown
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14 Aug 2012 - 1:26 PM

Well done Carol - first for the rescues and second for the super close ups!
Ann

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exposure
exposure e2 Member 101311 forum postsexposure vcard England
14 Aug 2012 - 2:16 PM

Lovely details Carol ...I do like V3&V4...When I first looked I thought you had had the rain that was promised for youSmile
Pauline.

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Lillian
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14 Aug 2012 - 2:35 PM

No way could I chose here Carol
all so well captured and sharp
Lillian

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sweetpea62
sweetpea62 e2 Member 4sweetpea62 vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 4:03 PM

Another wonderful set Carol, brilliant details,well done..Lin

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Brian65
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14 Aug 2012 - 4:44 PM

Great images and title Carol.SmileSmile
Brian

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marktc
marktc e2 Member 347 forum postsmarktc vcard United Kingdom13 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 4:46 PM

Brilliant set Carol.... The detail and clarity are just wonderful

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Glostopcat
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14 Aug 2012 - 6:40 PM

What a super set Carol, Mikbee and the Lifesnapper are going to be most disappointed as there is no sign of Pamela Anderson, Yasmin Bleeth, Alexandra Paul et al!Wink

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sparrowhawk
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14 Aug 2012 - 6:43 PM

ssuperb set of shots

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Silverzone
14 Aug 2012 - 6:56 PM

Superb set. Especially the Cycada. Sylvia

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Philip_H
Philip_H  2 United Kingdom
14 Aug 2012 - 7:31 PM

Great set, Carol. Particularly like 1 & 3.

P.

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unicorn17
unicorn17  6 Scotland
14 Aug 2012 - 8:12 PM

Lots of trouble with bubbles here ! Fun to see this set .GillWink

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danbrann
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14 Aug 2012 - 8:14 PM

Apart from all of these critters does anyone use your pool Carol?

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helenlinda
helenlinda e2 Member 7337 forum postshelenlinda vcard United Kingdom21 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:43 PM

v3 for me here Carol - love the water droplets on each of them SmileSmile
Helen

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LexEquine
LexEquine  8 United States19 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 8:48 PM

'A Quartet of Superlative {A++++} Shield Bug Macro's!' ~ Peter Smile

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annettep38
annettep38 e2 Member 3186 forum postsannettep38 vcard France30 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 9:42 PM

no 3 for me, looks really impressive with all those drops on the wings.

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pamelajean Critique Team 8759 forum postspamelajean vcard United Kingdom1591 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 10:55 PM

A lot of soggy bugs, but those droplets do look goodGrin! That pool of yours is a great source of subjects for your photography, Carol, on a par with a moth trap.

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Ridgeway
Ridgeway  7222 forum posts Ireland2 Constructive Critique Points
14 Aug 2012 - 11:56 PM

Carol,

I think this is 4 of your best,,,no,no,no I am not picking,,Brilliant,,

Aidan,,

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digital_boi
15 Aug 2012 - 10:29 AM

cracking good set Carol all winners

Graham

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Tibetan
Tibetan  2 England
15 Aug 2012 - 11:44 AM

Brilliant set of four spot on shots great detail, like all four, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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tomcat
tomcat e2 Member 85912 forum poststomcat vcard United Kingdom15 Constructive Critique Points
15 Aug 2012 - 5:42 PM

Four belters Carol

All equally as good as each other

Adrian

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