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By bunbeam
I had just one teazel plant in my garden, so I cut a few bits off to get the seeds to spread around my garden.. This one still had a spider on it, so I took a few one handed macro shots while gently holding the spikey stalk in the other hand.. I couldn`t resist adding SN in ps in v2..
Thanks for all the brilliant comments and all the clicks on my dalek shots, as always, very much appreciated xxxxxx

Tags: Fun Macro Spider Squirrel Close up Close-up and macro Humour Harvestman Hand held Wildlife and nature Humour and fun

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imander 10 388 7 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 7:48PM
thats a terrific close up, handheld is amazing, the sharpness of those tiny thin legs is wonderful

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jdenman 8 18 5 Spain
20 Oct 2008 7:55PM
That looks like SN had a close scrape, those giant spiders from Mars are known for their squirrel eating.
Cracking set of shots !
sitan1 8 1.1k United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 7:56PM
I like V1 the spider is nice and clear and looks good against the spikey underneath.
AlanBW 11 20 England
20 Oct 2008 8:01PM
Great stuff Bun, V1 stands out for me
Briwooly 11 452 5 England
20 Oct 2008 8:23PM
Always been a bit of a leg man myself and this thing has the legs LoL Wink well done as always Bun

20 Oct 2008 8:29PM
Really like #1
microchip 9 1 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 8:43PM
Cracking shots Bun, V.1 for me, nothing against SN mind you,
By the way you just might regret seeding the garden with Teazel,
nothing seems to happen for a year or so then BANG they are everywere,
MickyMc 9 8 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 9:07PM
These are so scary, they run so very fast and are difficult to catch, but you have photographed them to look so graceful
Cormy 9 3 England
20 Oct 2008 9:23PM
OUCH !!!!!
bayleaf 9 8 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 9:28PM
Wow. Creepy.

GalleryGirl 9 4 2 United Kingdom
20 Oct 2008 9:30PM
Run Squirrel Nutcase, Runnnnn!!!!
Excellent work!
Marilyn x
Rock Plus
14 10 2 England
20 Oct 2008 9:32PM
Bun , your at it again.

Fine work !

20 Oct 2008 9:37PM
Great work fantastic images.

CarolG Plus
10 199 20 Greece
21 Oct 2008 12:06AM
Great ones, Bun, I haven't come across one of them yet this year. Carol
Bob_V 9 1 2 United States
21 Oct 2008 12:54AM
Stunning macros Bun, so well done.
21 Oct 2008 12:58AM
great set such long legs
Brilane 10 5 12 Wales
21 Oct 2008 1:06AM
Nice close-ups.
KarenFB Plus
11 4.8k 171 England
21 Oct 2008 7:27AM
Brilliant! Aren't they fascinating!?! Version 1 is my favourite.
Stace 9 2 2 England
21 Oct 2008 4:49PM
Super captures, v1 stands out

21 Oct 2008 10:43PM
Great set of shots, that poor Squirrels feet.

digiray63 9 4 United Kingdom
21 Oct 2008 11:07PM
Great shots and SN looks super in ver2.
sunshot 12 24 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2008 3:45PM
excellent set bun, v1 has the edge for me

pamelajean Plus
11 979 1891 United Kingdom
22 Oct 2008 4:28PM
Great shots as usual, Bun, V1 for me. Within all the spikey bits of the teasel, the spider is still obvious. You reminded me of Jurassic Park where they fed animals to the dinosaurs, fancy throwing in a miniature SN !?
Hop-A-Long 10 52 1 England
22 Oct 2008 9:26PM
Excellent shots Bun.
brownsilent 10 7 2 United Kingdom
23 Oct 2008 8:56AM
What a hard life!
23 Oct 2008 11:47AM
Super work again Bun, fell about laughing when I saw v2, don't know anyone who could get away with this but you do I'm glad to say, keep em coming.
Mavis Plus
15 143 2 England
24 Oct 2008 5:45PM
Great work again Bun . No wonder they are hard to catch . Looks as if they have eight !!!! eyes .Version one is my favourite , long legs and eyes , everything sharp , though they are all excellent . xxx Smile Smile

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