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konu 7 31 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 5:44AM
nice angle

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8 Apr 2011 6:01AM
But be careful.
dmhuynh72 8 44 3 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 6:04AM
He looks huge and is certainly very cooperative Carol, usual high standard macro images.
Have a great weekend
Yung
goso 9 2 1 Australia
8 Apr 2011 6:19AM
Fine macro work Carol, and an attractive little stinger ...Bill
moiral 5 12 Scotland
8 Apr 2011 6:19AM
Superb set of shots Carol. Wonderful colour and detail in all of them. Moira
8 Apr 2011 6:26AM
Great set of macros well done

Bob
Andysnapper 7 109 25 England
8 Apr 2011 6:31AM
Just brilliant, also a little scary. I'm really glad that wasps aren't that actual size.

Andy
Lillian Plus
6 21 16 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 6:56AM
OMG Carol, V1 he's sticking his toungue out at us!! well that's what it looks like,Grin probably a part of his head..but such a set, very interesting and pleased they are not showing up here yet, wonderful set
Lillian
8 Apr 2011 7:05AM
excellent close up shot.
saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
8 Apr 2011 7:07AM
Excellent and wonderful set of images,very well done,
saeid
mohikan22 12 2.3k 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:14AM
Vesula Germanica..(german/European wasp) and a beauty too. V1 for me is got some wonderful detailing
Matt.
SUE118 Plus
7 8 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:16AM
It's great when they co operate. 4 super shots.
mohikan22 12 2.3k 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:27AM
oooh wheres the EDIT button... i meant to type VESPULA GERMANICA.... Grin
8 Apr 2011 7:33AM
Hi Carol, excellent shots again but I shall say not only this little one posed for you all the bugs, flies and insects pose for you and the honor you... Ha ha ,, excellent shot indeed.

Samar..
LynneJoyce Plus
7 20 99 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:44AM
Four super wasp studies. I love these super sharp, smartly dressed beasties and your images have done them full justice.
Four superbly detail close up shots, Carol, V1 for me.
Roy
Rock Plus
13 10 2 England
8 Apr 2011 7:54AM
Very sharp shots.

Rock
RonnieAG Plus
6 153 116 Scotland
8 Apr 2011 7:56AM
Very brave of you approaching so close, Carol: I have had a few wasp stings in my day and really nasty they were too. Luckily this one seemed a bit laid back and allowed you these superb close-up shots, the detail being excellent.
Ronnie.
helenlinda Plus
8 342 22 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:56AM
Sleepy or not he still looks menacing in v1 Carol!!
Helen
andylea 7 37 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 8:11AM
brilliant set carol cracking detail i hate the things got stung on my eyelid when i was a wee small lad put me off for life v1 for me today Wink
andy
8 Apr 2011 8:14AM
don't be fooled by his sleepy exterior he can pack a puch ! lovely shots
EAS 6 1 13 Scotland
8 Apr 2011 8:36AM
Even when co-operative, not a friendly looking face! Superb macros.

Ann
8 Apr 2011 8:37AM
V1 without a doubt for me ....
pluckyfilly Plus
9 350 33 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 8:37AM
a WOW of a shot and great set
Alvar 9 23 2 France
8 Apr 2011 8:44AM
Fantastic set Carol....V1 for me ..Great work.
Alvar
8 Apr 2011 8:51AM
Super set view 2 for me today. Sylvia
sherring 8 46 13 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 9:02AM
Wow what a great close up.

Steve.
mrswoolybill Plus
9 841 1372 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 9:11AM
****** terrifying, and excellent! If this is what they look like when they're sleepy, I dread to think what they look like this close when angry!
Moira
teocali Plus
8 421 18 England
8 Apr 2011 9:23AM
Superb set of close-ups Carol - his face and expression is very much like a hornet. V1 for me.
Sylvia
8 Apr 2011 9:43AM
Great shots, personally I wouldn't have got as close, been stung more than once.

Len
Superb set of images Carol,
Fred.
videotec 7 8 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 9:52AM
These are amazing Macro shots Carol (as usual) you have a great Tecnique and skill, you never cease to amaze me
,Well done
Regards
Pete
8 Apr 2011 10:13AM
well well well out to prove my comment on Monday to wrong when i said your moday post was going to be very difficult to beat grrrrr but you have gone and done it V1 is a cracker so a wee vote and !!!??
8 Apr 2011 10:18AM
Great set Carol


Jon
PinkK 6 80 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 10:43AM
It looks so angry. Great set as always Carol
Kaleena
SlowSong Plus
7 5.8k 29 England
8 Apr 2011 10:56AM
Reminds me of Sunset Boulevard - "I'm ready for my close-up Mr de Mille". Smile Another excellent selection and so clear.
Chris
8 Apr 2011 11:57AM
V1 for me, but there all amazing and so well detailed. Nice work Carol.......JIM.Smile
Joline Plus
9 27 52 United States
8 Apr 2011 1:09PM
Yep, it looks like he just woke up and still has a bit of a fuzzy headSmile
achieverswales 5 8 101 Wales
8 Apr 2011 1:09PM
Hi Carol
V1 is awsome, one of your best.

Regards

Trev.
PattiW 10 24 2 United States
8 Apr 2011 1:47PM
PERFECTION! Patti
8 Apr 2011 2:08PM
Just excellent Carol. All of them but especially V1.........Sandy
jonwebber 7 4 1 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 2:33PM
Rather glad it is on screen and not on a branch near me. Excellently taken.
jon
8 Apr 2011 2:44PM
Whay can I say Carol all just stunning.Well done.. Lin
EMJAYCEE Plus
6 9 10 England
8 Apr 2011 2:54PM
Terrific work Carol.
Joan.
8 Apr 2011 5:28PM
Nice shot Carol.
Ray42 7 3 England
8 Apr 2011 6:37PM
Four excellent shots Carol - and congratulations on the UAWink
TonyDy Plus
7 4 2 United Kingdom
8 Apr 2011 7:22PM
Another brilliant set, Carol.
Tony
Stace Plus
7 2 2 England
8 Apr 2011 7:54PM
Great portrait Carol

Stace
bricurtis Plus
10 2.0k 49 England
8 Apr 2011 8:19PM
V2 for me from this set Carol.
Suehh 9 39 6 England
8 Apr 2011 8:22PM
Oh my Lord! Every one a winner for me CarolGrin
FeatherFriend 8 38 217 England
8 Apr 2011 9:51PM
A superb set Carol, we have a few here at the moment........early for wasps though,
Geoff.
Peagreen 5 1 1 England
8 Apr 2011 10:49PM
Another superb set, Carol. Excellent detail in all and all excellently captured. Great work Smile Congratulations on the UA award Grin
Take care, enjoy your weekend,
Pauline
Glostopcat Plus
9 255 2 England
8 Apr 2011 11:08PM
A terrific set of close ups Carol, the detail is awesome. The wasps are about over here too, the recent warm spell has brought them out
jaktis Plus
12 84 Sweden
9 Apr 2011 8:52AM
Agressive and scaring

Peter
9 Apr 2011 10:55AM
Quite a fearsome looking chap! Excellent images ! Gill
9 Apr 2011 7:34PM
Nearly missed this, due to being out all day yesterday, I'm trying to catch up! Not my favourite cretaures, but excellently captured here, Carol Smile
Trev Smile
viscostatic 9 33 5 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 8:21AM
Superb Carol - a great head on shot.

Phil.
MikeRC Plus
10 3.6k United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 1:27PM
...cracking shots Carol....excellent work as always:
.......Mike
norton 12 6 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 4:59PM
Excellent work Carol the clarity is superb, well captured all..........................

Tony.
hary60 7 2 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 6:41PM
Stunning set with excellent detail
Harry
Gemma9 6 United Kingdom
10 Apr 2011 7:47PM
Fantastic detail in these
Gemma
15 Apr 2011 7:11PM
So close and detailed.
PhillipMinnis 5 94 4 Australia
6 May 2011 6:57AM
A nice set of wasp macros! The second image is my favourite! Smile


Cheers

Phil
15 Mar 2012 8:43PM
Wonderful shot,I love the detail in the wasp and the way it seems to look at you,kinda makes you forget they have a sting in there tail. Smile

Stu.

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