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31 May 2010 5:27AM
Wow great macro shots and such great detail and colour very nicely done.
Cheers Allen,

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RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
31 May 2010 6:33AM
Yes, I see he's back again in the limelight!. Three superb close-ups, Carol - doubt if I could choose a favourite - all so good.
Regards, Ronnie.
paddyman 9 66 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 6:59AM
super set of images,Alec.
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 7:08AM
three crackers carol brilliant detail wonderful colour v3 for me today love the light a little beauty Wink
cassiecat 9 39 46 England
31 May 2010 7:17AM
hard to choose a fav, the weevil looks good in them all, i like the light shining through the seed head in v1 and 2, and the lovely definition of the seed head in v3. so will have to share the vote today. can i ask do you do all these handheld or with a tripod? lesley
31 May 2010 7:19AM
I love the warm sunny colour in your picture! all interesting parts are sharp, the background is perfect to emphasize the subject, perfect!
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
31 May 2010 7:23AM

Quote:Hard to choose a fav, the weevil looks good in them all, i like the light shining through the seed head in v1 and 2, and the lovely definition of the seed head in v3. so will have to share the vote today. can i ask do you do all these handheld or with a tripod? lesley

Every one of my shots is hand-held, I don't even own a tripod!
mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 7:36AM
I'm definitely drawn to V2, because of the more muted background. Superb as ever.
VIKI 11 18 1 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 7:42AM
He looks 'rusty' bless him. All your 'bug' piccies look so full of character Carol. I swear they pose for you!
viscostatic 11 36 5 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 7:44AM
A great picture of the flower head Carol as well as the rusty weevil. V1 my favourite here.

9 10 10 England
31 May 2010 7:48AM
Three more excellent images Carol.
Ray42 10 3 England
31 May 2010 8:34AM
An outstanding set Carol - v1 is my pick of the bunch
Cor 9 Belgium
31 May 2010 8:39AM
Ah, Carol. So well taken! *****
jonwebber 9 4 1 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 8:52AM
Properly taken and shown, I do like these.
LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 8:52AM
You really have this chap so well trained, lovely portraits.
nigele1 14 1
31 May 2010 9:02AM
Version 2 is my favourite today, but any one of these would make a great poster.

videotec 9 8 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 9:14AM
Three super Macro shots Carol, fantastic detail in all of them
dmhuynh72 10 44 3 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 9:15AM
Top notch close up images as always carol
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
31 May 2010 9:24AM
Fascinating insects you manage to capture

Mynett 9 142 6 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 9:25AM
I love these clangers Smile looking good on the fulffy seed head here

barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 10:05AM
" AWARD !!!!! "
Regards Barbs x x x
31 May 2010 10:45AM
superb need i say any more
metro074 8 8 Australia
31 May 2010 10:48AM
Amazing Carol! I can almost feel the texture on these. You are my roll model for macro Wink
31 May 2010 10:54AM
Always puts a smile on my face !Gill
Trout_Man 9 1 30 Wales
31 May 2010 11:00AM
Three excellent captures, lovely detail in all Smile Geoff.
Joline Plus
11 30 53 United States
31 May 2010 11:55AM
Your little pets always amaze does your ability to photograph them so well. V3 is wonderful!
PinkK 8 80 1 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 11:57AM
Amazing detailed set Carol, congrats on the award Smile
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
31 May 2010 12:17PM
Another superb set, Carol, and so difficult to pick a fave - I'm torn between V1 & V3 today.
TrevB Smile
Dinney 10 2 England
31 May 2010 12:26PM
Three superb macro shots Carol, detail, comp and presentation is first class and without a tripod, you must have steady handsWink
Buffalo_Tom 11 2.3k 9 Wales
31 May 2010 1:11PM
A well detailed set again Carol.
PattiW 12 24 2 United States
31 May 2010 1:18PM
Fabulous set of images! The weevil seems so BIG ! Another wonder set, Patti
heids 8 1 1 Scotland
31 May 2010 1:37PM
Amazing set of images, such clarity and detail. Stunning
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
31 May 2010 1:58PM
3 beautiful captures Carol. My preference in these is V2 with the lesser bright b/g. All stunning shots though........Sandy
LexEquine 12 19 United States
31 May 2010 2:05PM
Three superbly-taken & presented macro captures with fine clarity & focus, beautiful color, and wonderful depth-of-field. Great work. Regards...Peter
stunning set of macro shots, well done!
Silverzone 10 2 England
31 May 2010 3:35PM
Superb set, Sorry I didn't have time to comment earlier as have been out looking for new places to explore locally while the weather is nice. Sylvia
dawnmichelle 10 12 United States
31 May 2010 3:41PM
wonderful close up
Fantastic detail Carol and a lovely capture.
gingerdelight 11 298 11 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 4:35PM
More great shots of my very favourite characters!
31 May 2010 4:43PM
My only concern, Why olympus is ignorant about your photographs so long. It is great to see & learn,from every upload.
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
31 May 2010 4:53PM
Three brilliant close ups Carol, you are indeed a compact camera genius
bokeh 10 2 Romania
31 May 2010 4:53PM
good set carol,well captured.glad to see your uploads!
colmar 10 42 35 Scotland
31 May 2010 5:14PM
Superb images all so well captured easily seen why there irresistible to your camera Colin
31 May 2010 5:22PM
Three excellent captures, Carol.
Regards Evgenya
andymark 8 1 England
31 May 2010 5:38PM
amazing all of them thay would look good with or with out the bug love the thisle amazing work
31 May 2010 5:45PM
31 May 2010 7:38PM
Where do you find all these little critters, Perfect shots, reminds me of an ant eater Norma
exposure Plus
14 5.8k England
31 May 2010 7:54PM
Lovely light & compositions Carol, they remind me of ant eaters(**)
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
31 May 2010 8:24PM
LOL ! I like the plant even better than the bug!
Hebe 10 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 8:33PM
Wonderfully captured Carol, supurbly detailed.
31 May 2010 8:46PM
A stunning trio of macro images.
teocali Plus
10 441 18 England
31 May 2010 8:56PM
Wonderful light, detail and particularly textures Carol - this little bug is a charmer Smile
31 May 2010 9:03PM
Isn't he a fine sight! Well taken. A
DanielD 8 1 United Kingdom
31 May 2010 9:44PM
Great set Carol - very good details an colours

Dave_Holdham 9 4 1 Wales
31 May 2010 9:50PM
Superb detailed set, always enjoy my visit here.
31 May 2010 9:57PM
nickyv32 Plus
10 135 England
31 May 2010 10:50PM
Hope he doesn't drop a Clanger, I just love these little fellas
Great set

Nicky x
1 Jun 2010 3:38AM
Fabulous image as usual. Well captured.
Another set of excellence from you, Carol. - Raja.
1 Jun 2010 2:28PM
Beautiful shots of the wonderful clangers Carol, much better than calling them weevils. Gary
1 Jun 2010 3:59PM
all on the money great detail

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