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22 Sep 2013 5:48AM
Did you splat it soon after, Carol?

This is a great picture(s) of a greater pest.
Don't know how you manage these shots.

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Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
22 Sep 2013 5:51AM
two lovely images Carol !! I think I like V2 better Smile They are not silly at all at night when one tries to catch a few zzzzzz's Smile
22 Sep 2013 6:23AM
Carol you are a creepie crawley portrait genius. really I have to echo ddolfelin "How on earth do you do it?" By the way until today I had really never understood the difference between a mosquito and a midge, long sexy legs? Is that the answer?

Mollycat Plus
3 11 2 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 6:53AM
We've been inundated with these lately. Daddy Long Legs!
ali63 Plus
4 756 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 7:03AM
Fits the bill perfectly Carol, great shots,

fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
22 Sep 2013 7:16AM
Strange looking critters close up~ I particularly like the lighting in No. 2.

22 Sep 2013 8:14AM
v2 for me today Carol looks like they are defying gravity pesky things

mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 8:29AM
I like both, if 'like' is the right word. One of the joys of summer that I can do without, and like wasps a comprehensive rebuttal of the theory of intelligent design.
EileenH 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 8:56AM
Great set Smile

SUE118 Plus
8 8 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 9:00AM
A Midge playing the Piano.
viscostatic 10 34 5 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 9:04AM
Great macros of this tiny creature Carol.

CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 9:24AM
Very good macros showing those long lean legsSmile
22 Sep 2013 9:53AM
Such long legs
Great images
achieverswales 6 8 101 Wales
22 Sep 2013 10:04AM
Has to be V2 also for me Carol, I love the light.


PaulLiley 7 2 13 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 10:15AM
Super shots Carol love the lighting in 2. paul
Nikonuser1 Plus
4 96 14 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 10:19AM
2 great macro images CarolSmile

bobsblues 6 10 2 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 10:20AM
Wonderful work Carol great macro's.Smile
Caziwinkles 4 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 10:22AM
Two fab macros again Carol. Smile

22 Sep 2013 11:26AM
Amazingly long legs
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 11:27AM
So that's what one looks like close up?
I wouldn't have thought it possible to capture a midge - maybe yours are bigger than Scotland's greatest pest!
Excellent photography.
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 11:27AM
Great macro work Carol. Not quite sure about the humour content though....

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
7 10 10 England
22 Sep 2013 12:00PM
Great work but those long legs give me the creeps.
ColleenA Plus
4 319 4 Australia
22 Sep 2013 1:17PM
Amazing captures Carol.....

This is a great picture(s) of a greater pest.
Don't know how you manage these shots.
22 Sep 2013 1:17PM
Great shot - these don't live long enough to get their picture taken anywhere near me!
TonyDy Plus
7 5 2 United Kingdom
22 Sep 2013 1:51PM
Two great close-ups, Carol.
22 Sep 2013 2:34PM
Excellent captures, Carol!
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Sep 2013 2:53PM
Ure on top form today Carol, although these are not the long slim legs Mikbee and Lifesnapper will be hoping to see!Wink
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
22 Sep 2013 3:54PM
Think I'd be swatting this, Carol, not photographing it! Still, two excellent captures here Wink
Trev Smile
22 Sep 2013 5:04PM
two lovely images
22 Sep 2013 6:58PM
My word what long legs, great captures Carol..Lin
BarbaraR 10 17 1 England
22 Sep 2013 7:12PM
Great captures of the long legged wee midge.

22 Sep 2013 7:50PM
Two super shots, Carol!

22 Sep 2013 9:06PM
Wow look at those legs, well captured Carol.
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
22 Sep 2013 9:28PM
Get the swatter out Carol.Smile
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
23 Sep 2013 2:28AM
Very annoying buggers Carol! We had plenty of them in Portugal this time...
Specially near the fig trees. We were picking ripe figs at my mums place and kept getting bitten!
V2 shows him off even better with the lighting on show!
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
24 Sep 2013 7:53AM
Poor thing...such stubby legs Grin

I don't know if we have these over here.

I love the almost extreme right angles of the legs in V2 Grin


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