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deavilin 12 341 1 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:03AM
Love the title great Smile

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fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
9 Oct 2012 8:03AM
Stripped bare is right! A very graphic image.

Albert
jinstone Plus
10 1 1 England
9 Oct 2012 8:03AM
Ooohhh...errrr...looks suspcious Smile
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:13AM
great title barbara wonderful detail and tones a belter nice one Wink
andy
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:14AM
Excellent photograph bearing testimony that nature's clean-up brigade has worked it's magic.
CarolG Plus
9 195 18 Greece
9 Oct 2012 8:14AM
Really not sure what it is, Barbs, but most likely a sheep, though it does look uncommonly like a human Sad. The vultures have been busy cleaning the area, they leave nothing but bones. What did you have for dinner that night, spare ribs WinkWink Well captured, though rather gruesome Sad Carol
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
9 Oct 2012 8:22AM
Excellent title for an unusual image !
morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:24AM
Cracking shot, excellent detail, well spotted and captured.

Hugh
9 Oct 2012 8:40AM
Once upon a time this sheep was eating grass ... and now it has become food for the grass ....
Regards Valery
moiral 6 12 Scotland
9 Oct 2012 8:49AM
Doesn't look human but can't be sure as no skull - did you take that as a trophy perhaps Barbara GrinTongue. Moira
JackAllTog Plus
7 4.4k 58 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:51AM
Placed by the locals to keep the tourists guessing?
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
9 Oct 2012 9:13AM
I'm impressed, Barbara, didn't realise your camera had x-ray potential.

Dave
EAS 7 1 13 Scotland
9 Oct 2012 9:27AM
So glad you made is safely back down again. One can never know, given what happened to the previous visitor to those heights! Crows, Ravens, Foxes and Badgers are always on the lookout for something to devour. Badgers could do this to any sheep within a day!

Ann
EMJAYCEE Plus
7 9 10 England
9 Oct 2012 9:48AM
Them bones, them bones................
Nothing goes to waste in nature.
Joan.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 927 1463 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 9:51AM
Fascinating the way the top of the spine is rearing up at us ...
Moira
9 Oct 2012 10:01AM
A somewhat gruesome image, apt title.

Lavina
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 10:26AM
A rather macabre find, however it certainly makes for a great image. "That reminds me I shall have to sign up to Weight Watchers again?" GrinGrinGrin

Regards Nathan
Picked clean by the birds and insects, the way of all flesh whether in town or country.

Dougie

macabre laughter off camera.
Tibetan 4 3 England
9 Oct 2012 10:51AM
Natures undertakers are always at work! Barbara they never ceese! and there are plenty of them! makes a rather abstract shot to my way of thinking lol.; nicely polished and mounted the bones would look good too, like it nice one regards Leon,GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin The Tibetans never waste bones even human ones are recycled and carved, great material for carving.Wink
Humblebee 4 1 England
9 Oct 2012 10:53AM
I couldn't have walked past it without taking a couple of shots, gruesome though it appears at least it hasn't gone to waste ... Carol
9 Oct 2012 10:56AM
no wastage in nature Barbara the title gve me a fright thought for a min you and jon were carrying out some pagan dance routine in the hills....like to see a v2 in mono


GrahamGrinGrinGrin
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
9 Oct 2012 11:04AM
Some BBQ that was Barbara,

Regards

Trev.
9 Oct 2012 11:08AM
thanks Barbara the mono add a wee tad of drama to the shot thanks WinkWinkWink

Graham
SlowSong Plus
7 6.2k 29 England
9 Oct 2012 11:11AM
Nothing's wasted. Well, just all the bones. Round our way the foxes would've got them by now.
x
CaroleS Plus
6 417 3 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 11:29AM
Creepy and a great title!
Carole
ugly Plus
8 5 57 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 11:52AM
V2 is a better and stronger as a mono image...

Dave
Tibetan 4 3 England
9 Oct 2012 12:58PM
Love the mono you naughty girl! lol. thank you Barbara regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Richsr Plus
9 90 222 England
9 Oct 2012 1:19PM
Mono version for me Barbara.
Regards Richard
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 1:20PM
Bet someone shouted "MINT SAUCE" and it collapsed in frightSadGrinGrinGrin
Diane
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
9 Oct 2012 1:25PM
A marvelous find-- a super times find as well with Halloween and Day of the Dead coming up!
mugshotmyk 5 3 9 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 1:39PM
Looks almost humanoid - quite unsettling, but a good image nonetheless.
KingBee Plus
10 485 2 Scotland
9 Oct 2012 2:27PM
Lazybones!

Regards.

Bob
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
9 Oct 2012 2:31PM
Certainly stripped bare here.
I have seen more meat on a butchers pencil !!
Not that I make a habit of staring at a butchers pencil you understand !!
Mick.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
9 Oct 2012 3:40PM
A bit scary! I'd be imagining that I would finish up like this if I'd got lost! Wink Well captured though, Barbs, and think it works well in mono Smile
Trev Smile
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 4:03PM
good title an capture
regards
Yung
carper123 Plus
4 914 8 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 4:43PM
Gruesome, Barbara, but a fantastic impact image, well captured and i make no bones about that point.WinkWinkWink
Nice one and well done.
Darryl. x SmileSmile
AnnChown Plus
6 198 1 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 5:49PM
Fascinating!
netta1234 Plus
4 334 2 Wales
9 Oct 2012 5:57PM
It's not Halloween yet is it.Proberbly the FOX or ONE OF HIS CRUEL friend is responsible for this,and this is why I say I dont like the Fox.
This is not something you would like to see happening all the time especially in spring when it's lambing time.
Netta
jdinne 13 16 England
9 Oct 2012 6:28PM
Very good Barbara, if you hadn't of said Windermere I would have gone for Beeston Hill..........Smile

John
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
9 Oct 2012 6:45PM
Great and fantastic capture,well done,
saeid
saltireblue Plus
6 5.8k 33 Norway
9 Oct 2012 6:49PM
Nature, unlike we humans, does not waste resources, especially food, Barbara. There would have been hundreds of small critters and insects feasting on a mela like that.
You could have taken the bones home with you and made some broth with them.Wink

Malc
9 Oct 2012 6:58PM
An excellent find Barb such an unusual shot,well done..lin
9 Oct 2012 8:06PM
Mono for me Barbara.

David
pdcche 5 4 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 8:46PM
Something was very hungry there, i make no bones about thatTongue, Peter..
Irishkate Plus
5 33 97 United Kingdom
9 Oct 2012 10:02PM
Gruesome find and true to title.
I hope it was a sheep and not a human re Carol's remark!
KateGrinGrinGrin
10 Oct 2012 1:46AM
Gosh, must feel coldTongueTongueTongueTongueTongue!!!!!!!!! AniaWink
jabe 5 10 4 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2012 4:00AM
Grin Please forgive the mess, too much alcohol was had to wash it down, did you find the head anywhere? Grin
Ridgeway 9 222 2 Ireland
18 Oct 2012 5:02PM
Nice find but no macro,,thought you'd be on your knees for that one Barbra,,haha.

Aidan,,

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