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Strange Shroom

By BigRick
Taken the other evening while out on a walk.

Does anyone know what it is, as the others around it were 'dripping' with black 'tar' or thats what it looked like.

Tried using no flash, but still prefer it using my speedlights. lol Smile

Thank you for looking.


Tags: Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Flash and lighting

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BigRick 11 2.1k 3 United Kingdom
15 Nov 2011 11:40PM
May have just found out.... i think it is an 'ink cap'. Smile

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annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
15 Nov 2011 11:53PM
a lovely ray of light makes this a great shot!
martinjp 7 2 3 Wales
16 Nov 2011 12:12AM
Nicely captured, it's a shaggy ink cap👍
BigRick 11 2.1k 3 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 12:20AM
thank you, and thank you. Smile
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 7:13AM
Good image and lovely light! Well spotted. IB
Mike_Young 10 12 9 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 7:45AM
A shaggy ink cap, you've captured it well in this environment
NexusImages 9 1.8k 4 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 8:17AM
looks like there are lots of them too! Lovely capture.
BigRick 11 2.1k 3 United Kingdom
16 Nov 2011 5:23PM
thanks guys, and Amanda, yes, there were about 40 of them all around this field, but alot of them were just black mess, it looked like someone had sprayed them with road tar. Smile
Georden 5 11 England
16 Nov 2011 7:22PM
Great lighting on this one - well spotted!

BigRick 11 2.1k 3 United Kingdom
17 Nov 2011 6:40PM
thank you george. Smile

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