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Chinga Plus
5 1 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 6:27AM
First class macro shots! (Ticks and all!). She is quite a looker Carol Grin

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Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
12 Jan 2012 6:29AM
Lovely shots Carol, and another interesting beastie.

posty57 8 6 2 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 6:35AM
They both tick the right boxes. The detail you get from Ollie is amazing.

ugly Plus
8 5 57 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 6:41AM
V2 for me todat.
Another nice set of images...
Well done Carole
VIKI 10 18 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:14AM
What a poser! V2 for me as well.
Ade_Osman 13 4.5k 36 England
12 Jan 2012 7:20AM
Another good set Carol, well done......

SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:21AM
2 super sharp images. The weather here is alot calmer for now.
dven Plus
11 25 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:25AM
Two great creepies both equally as good

LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:39AM
This is the anorexic model of the shield bug world. Two more crackers of which V2 is my favourite.
12 Jan 2012 7:42AM
Two more images of best quality.
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:43AM
fantastic detail carol brilliant colours and light v1 for me today a smasher nice one Wink
12 Jan 2012 8:11AM
fantastic work as ever ..
do you see the ticks with the naked eye ?
luceombra 4 27 5 Italy
12 Jan 2012 8:12AM
Beautiful work. V1 for me
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
12 Jan 2012 8:22AM
Fantastic and great set of images,V1 is my favorite,
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 9:02AM
Hope weather gets better soon Carol, and two great shots. v2 for me this morning.
lonely_oryx 8 61 54 England
12 Jan 2012 9:05AM
Super detail
12 Jan 2012 9:11AM
We too had some cyclonic weather, now becoming clear sky, but cold spell. And the net is cooled out, could not see V 2.
12 Jan 2012 9:15AM
Lovely images. Sylvia
Cormy 8 3 England
12 Jan 2012 9:24AM
He's making eyes at you,Carol.
12 Jan 2012 9:29AM
A couple of beauties Carol.

12 Jan 2012 11:25AM
two fine and well detailed shots both winners today Carol so its 1 vote each

Graham GrinGrinGrin
tomcat 10 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 11:33AM
Crap here this morning, but it seems the stiff westerly is pushing through some clear sky for the afternoon - off for another bat at the SEO's - useless yesterday - not them - me

SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
12 Jan 2012 12:42PM
What's a few ticks amongst friends! Smile An unusual shape for a shield bug and very pretty.
TonyDy Plus
7 5 2 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 1:20PM
Well up to your high standard, Carol.
danbrann Plus
11 616 17
12 Jan 2012 1:21PM
A superb backdrop to set off this fine image.
12 Jan 2012 1:22PM
Hi Carol 2 crackers again regards gray.
12 Jan 2012 1:33PM
Hi Carol, this is really excellent set of images, difficult to judge which is the best. Both are equally good. excellent set..

Lillian Plus
7 21 17 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 1:44PM
Good two shots here Carol, a scratch and itch together then??Wink
well shot both
12 Jan 2012 2:48PM
Both excellent shots Carol............Sandy
Billyray 8 70 3 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 3:13PM
Two Excellent macro shots Carol. Terrific detail. V2 is my favourite.
jayatu 5 India
12 Jan 2012 3:14PM
excellent macro shot.
AnneWorner 8 620 43 United States
12 Jan 2012 3:42PM
Very nicely captured Carol with good detail bringing this shield bug more than life size into my office Smile V1 for me.

flowerted 12 105 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 3:52PM
I remember summer wet wet wet
12 Jan 2012 3:56PM
Wonderful, Carol! Think V1 has to be my fave Smile Very windy here again last night, but not much rain...we have been threatened with some colder weather, though... Sad
Trev Smile
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
12 Jan 2012 4:49PM
Always good to have some shots in reserve Carol, 2 beauty's,
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 5:10PM
V1 is amazing the detail is first class
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
12 Jan 2012 5:10PM
Beautiful colour on the bug Carol, like both uploads.


User_Removed 8 26 2 United States
12 Jan 2012 5:14PM
In v2, up close the design on the back is gorgeous!
Niknut Plus
6 1.2k 68 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 5:27PM
Superb !!!....amazing quality from that little camera !!
jonwebber 8 4 1 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 5:41PM
moiral 6 12 Scotland
12 Jan 2012 6:25PM
Another 2 great captures Carol.
Sunny here today, but seems we are due to get some very cold weather soon.
I did ask the swan to turn his head, just ignored me and remained mute TongueGrin.
BarbaraR 10 16 1 England
12 Jan 2012 6:36PM
Super detail, two great shots.

jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
12 Jan 2012 7:14PM
Great details

gingerdelight 10 298 11 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:18PM
Who'd have thought that bugs got bugs?!! Superbly captured as always!
Brian65 7 2 United Kingdom
12 Jan 2012 7:32PM
2 Superb images Carol.
goso 9 2 1 Australia
12 Jan 2012 8:35PM
Fine work Carol ...Bill
Suehh 9 39 6 England
12 Jan 2012 8:39PM
Two beautiful shots Carol - so love the light on the thistle thingy thingGrin
7 9 10 England
12 Jan 2012 8:45PM
Two great captures Carol. Forget the ticks - isn't the design on his back fantastic.
STEVELIN 8 161 3 Ireland
12 Jan 2012 9:41PM
v2 for me carol great macro work.
annettep38 Plus
5 218 39 Costa Rica
12 Jan 2012 10:13PM
the are both very graceful, such a contrast bewenn the fluffy soft seeds and the bug in full shiny armour! Think I prefer v2 for the strong composition!
Peagreen 5 1 1 England
12 Jan 2012 10:36PM
Two great images, Carol. Brilliant colour and detail. V1 for meSmile
Take care, Pauline
JimV 10 6 3 Canada
13 Jan 2012 5:34AM
To get one shot like these is astounding, two is just amazing Carol, your macro work is superb, again I'm not able to pick a favourite!
Rgds., Jim
exposure 12 3.6k England
13 Jan 2012 9:26AM
Lovely detailed Images light & tone Carol...I cant stand ticks I am forever having checking the furry gangSmile
LexEquine 10 19 United States
13 Jan 2012 3:20PM
'Superb image resolution, color, tones, & presentation' ~ Peter
13 Jan 2012 11:58PM
Excelllent light wonderful images..Lin
gajewski Plus
11 10 9 United States
14 Jan 2012 2:11AM
Amazing detail. Great macro.
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
16 Jan 2012 8:51PM
Two fantastic images Carol, you have some great material in your archives. I don't know why Tomcat doesn't just bore off and annoy people on twitter with his inane drivel, it's getting very tedious now!Wink
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
16 Jan 2012 8:52PM

Quote:Crap here this morning, but it seems the stiff westerly is pushing through some clear sky for the afternoon - off for another bat at the SEO's - useless yesterday - not them - me


Every time I view one of your images he seems to be constantly moaning about something or other!WinkGrin

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