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EAS Plus
8 1 13 Scotland
26 May 2009 5:21AM
Don't they have wonderful markings? All 4 images are superb though I think I am just a little more drawn to V3. Another superb collection with excellent macro.

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cassiecat Plus
9 39 46 England
26 May 2009 5:43AM
v1 is my fav, and love the sheen on the leaves, although i do like the light on the plant in v3.lesley
26 May 2009 5:51AM
Excellent images with great detail and colour, V1 my fav.
Buffalo_Tom Plus
11 2.3k 9 Wales
26 May 2009 6:01AM
Amazing colours on this little bug and a good collection Carol.
SUE118 Plus
9 8 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 6:06AM
As always Carol a superb shot.
26 May 2009 6:41AM
Great shots Carol,i will go for v3,Dane.
deavilin Plus
13 344 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 6:55AM
Brilliant uploads these are fantastic shots so crisp and clear Smile

jaktis Plus
14 84 Sweden
26 May 2009 6:55AM
Great looking bug with the dots and stripes

26 May 2009 7:00AM
Shield bugs? Always extends my education, thank you. Version 1 gets the vote.
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
26 May 2009 7:11AM
Another superb series of remarkable close-ups. A very colourful bug.

26 May 2009 7:18AM
Good morning Carol - your work is amazing and the detail and colours in this brilliant shot are superb - Debs
KarenFB Plus
11 4.9k 171 England
26 May 2009 7:25AM
We haven't got any this pretty! You've caught them well!
Mynett Plus
9 142 6 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 7:25AM
Wonderfull images esp the last one looks so like they are kissing. I honestly don't know how you do it after my feeble attempt today to capture flowers these really are superb...

brownsilent 11 7 2 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 7:27AM
When I was a child my mum always told me, that one cannot wear dots and stripes - well - don't they look beautiful? Nature knows better!
26 May 2009 7:30AM
Wonderful photographs of these beautiful little creatures complete in their own football strip.

Great work carol.
Amazing detail and colours !!!
26 May 2009 7:45AM
Great set Carol ...v3's fab

Rock Plus
15 10 2 England
26 May 2009 7:53AM
Super set of insect shots !

11 18 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 7:59AM
fabulous coloured bug!!!!
nickyv32 Plus
10 135 England
26 May 2009 8:00AM
Wonderful detail in these four close up shots, didn't realise you had sooooo many bugs over there, cracking shots....

Nicky XX
All wonderful and colourful. kaz
Superb images.
26 May 2009 8:22AM
What fantastic looking bugs, great shots
26 May 2009 8:24AM
Good set,
26 May 2009 8:44AM
Another topper!!! Bravo.
helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 8:48AM
Super sharpness Carol. Lovely stripes on these bugs.
26 May 2009 9:07AM
Lovely set Carol, Amazing sharp detail
Well taken and presented
goso Plus
11 2 1 Australia
26 May 2009 9:25AM
Four stunners Carol......Bill
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1849 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 9:28AM
A nice progression from the initial chat-up line via a stand-off to V4... Smile
dmhuynh72 Plus
10 44 3 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 9:33AM
fine series Carol, all have nice lighting and detail, i especially like v3
26 May 2009 10:15AM
Another absolutely brilliant set of macro shots,all with great detail,well captured and presented.

Jean x
26 May 2009 10:29AM
WOW, another set of stunners.
26 May 2009 10:29AM
All excellent images! Lovely colours and well composed!
gerrymac Plus
10 10 1 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 10:57AM
Amazing looking bugs Carol,captured beautifully.....just cant choose between them...1st class
Cormy Plus
10 3 England
26 May 2009 11:32AM
No.3 for me Carol.Nice work.
A great selection, v1 and 3 for me.
26 May 2009 11:53AM
Excellent macro detail. This is fantastic.
9 1.4k 30 England
26 May 2009 12:48PM
4 superbly taken closeups. Andy
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 13 Canada
26 May 2009 1:32PM
All 4 are excellent macros Carol....Sandy
26 May 2009 1:41PM
Superb sharp set with fantastic colours. Gary
Stace Plus
9 2 2 England
26 May 2009 2:05PM
Excellent !!!!!!!!!!!

26 May 2009 2:14PM
Such clear images Carol. Trish
ChiliMan Plus
11 135 17 Singapore
26 May 2009 2:15PM are one ammmaaazing insectographer, Carol. And V1 totally kills...

Bob_V Plus
10 1 2 United States
26 May 2009 2:18PM
Superb close-ups Carol, such wonderful colors and detail.
26 May 2009 2:21PM
Number 1 is the one I like the best as it shows the underside of one realy well. Another lovely set of studies and any one would be great in a guide.

26 May 2009 3:21PM
Great macro series.
sable Plus
9 9 7 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 3:35PM
A quartet of very good images - I can not chose a favourite I like them all - super colour and detail - good use of light - well presented - Elizabeth
26 May 2009 4:10PM
Wonderful colourful bus carol V3 for me love the angle

danbrann Plus
13 636 17
26 May 2009 4:36PM
You always seem to pick the hndsome ones.
Steve_S Plus
12 180 3 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 5:09PM
All 4 excellent macro captures Carol, superb detail
26 May 2009 5:29PM
outstanding shots everyone a gem
PattiW Plus
12 24 2 United States
26 May 2009 5:40PM
Carol, you have taught me to look at bugs in a whole different way! The pair in this set are just beautiful! Lovely images and presentations. God bless, Patti
26 May 2009 6:16PM
Lovely set of images, V3 reminds me of some science fiction movie!
26 May 2009 7:13PM
Scary, wonderful close up Carol!

26 May 2009 7:25PM
Excellent well detailed images.
Absolutely stunning set of macro's. Beautiful compositions and lovely colours. Superb pin sharp detail.
Great capture.
pluckyfilly Plus
11 351 33 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 8:17PM
another great shot
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
26 May 2009 8:20PM
Super bugs-- How do you do it!
pamelajean Plus
11 1.0k 1984 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 8:23PM
Stupendous shots from the insectographer extraordinaire. Wish we had them as colourful as this over here, perhaps I wouldn't need my specs to see them.
26 May 2009 8:58PM
Superb colour and detail excellent shots,
congrats on UAs,Carol,well done again lately,me soon ready...
teocali Plus
9 441 18 England
26 May 2009 10:57PM
Another set of top shots Carol - well done.
Gezina Plus
11 3 6 United Kingdom
26 May 2009 11:01PM
Cracking detail in these Carol - lovely colour on this particular bug Ina
26 May 2009 11:53PM
Stunning series of close up captures, great colours. All great.
27 May 2009 12:29AM
Bring on the awards, you deserve them, great shots.
27 May 2009 1:04AM

Quote:Good morning Carol - your work is amazing and the detail and colours in this brilliant shot are superb - Debs

I agree - well deserved awards and a good advert for the Olympus FE-210 - great work Carol and a big well done
27 May 2009 1:55PM
amazing, what lovely bugs
MandyD Plus
9 16,777.2k 1 England
27 May 2009 3:49PM
Stunning shots Carol, superb capture of the detail and colour,
Ayelet_A Plus
9 11 3 Israel
27 May 2009 9:53PM
V1 for me too for sure - terrific colours and details.

More great images. Always brings a smile to my face! Gill
Glostopcat Plus
11 255 2 England
30 May 2009 8:01PM
A super set of cracking close ups of these small stripey shieldbugs

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