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ColleenA Plus
9 500 7 Australia
10 Oct 2013 5:45AM
I love him too Carol, such a lovely look he is giving you....great set as usual
fificat100 10 5 2 Scotland
10 Oct 2013 5:55AM
Wow, wonderful set yet again, Carol. Amazing detail on this little critter. He's not pretty - he's beautiful SmileSmileSmile

Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
10 Oct 2013 5:56AM
I'd have given him a hug Wink
ddolfelin Plus
10 103 3 Wales
10 Oct 2013 6:09AM

Quote:I love him too Carol, such a lovely look he is giving you....great set as usual

Yes - great set of jaws!
Good pics, Carol -again.
Hermanus 9 4 South Africa
10 Oct 2013 6:19AM
Not a pretty sight at all Carol Smile V1 is stunning Grin
termite53 8 8 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 6:23AM
Ugly face, pretty good captures, love them
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 6:25AM
On the contrary, a rather handsome face extremely well captured.
Glostopcat 15 255 2 England
10 Oct 2013 6:27AM
Wow v1 is a brilliant extreme close up, he's not that ugly compared with a lot of critters we see though!
Andysnapper 13 109 25 England
10 Oct 2013 6:30AM
Wow, again, that's a fabulous shot Carol, what a close-up.

HarrietH Plus
11 303 Portugal
10 Oct 2013 7:04AM
Hornets, yes only his mother would love him really. Actually he is not ugly but his bite is

cardikit Junior Member 9 3 1 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 7:04AM
Amazing close-up Carol. Fab detail - and he is watching you carefully. Smile

sparrowhawk Plus
13 282 2 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 7:10AM
all absolutely have the Wow factor but V3 is way over there in astonishing capture ! ihave to award my UA! to you !
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
10 Oct 2013 7:21AM
Is this variety took toll of 1100 people in China ?

Yet a great set
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 7:24AM
I think he is quite handsome.....
Yet again awesome images
User_Removed 17 386 2 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 7:45AM
Wow, three stunning captures.
10 Oct 2013 8:09AM
First class macro photography, Carol - stunning detail and clarity.

viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 8:22AM
Great macro photography Carol, especially V1. You must be very brave - this is not a creature I would dare to approach.

capto Plus
9 6.8k 25 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 8:24AM
Excellent set.Smile

Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 8:31AM
So up close and personal Carol
well detailed
mrswoolybill Plus
15 3.0k 2465 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 8:36AM
V2 works best, the balance between reasonable dof and sheer terror.
EileenH 8 1 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 9:21AM
Great set, V1 looks like he is going to jump out of the screen Smile

saeidNL 12 3 Netherlands
10 Oct 2013 9:42AM
What amazing captures,Carol,very well done,
marktc Plus
11 101 15 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 10:00AM
Terrific Carol, I was stung by one of these fella's and it hurst... great work as usual.
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
10 Oct 2013 10:16AM
WOW and double WOW Carol! Superb macro photography. V3 for me.


Nikonuser1 Plus
9 170 16 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 10:35AM
Excellent captures CarolSmile

EMJAYCEE 12 10 10 England
10 Oct 2013 11:17AM
You brave soul to attempt these shots - but to get such detailed ones is amazing.
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 11:49AM
Fantastic macros Carol - you make them look enormous!
Love V3. All so well presented.
10 Oct 2013 11:49AM
incredible Carol !!!

RonnieAG Plus
12 154 119 Scotland
10 Oct 2013 12:28PM
That's a mean looking critter, this mandibles looking so threatening: excellent detail captures, Carol.
Very brave of you to approach so close........I heard of a chap here a few years back dying after having been stung/bitten by a hornet after developing an anaphyllactic reaction.
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
10 Oct 2013 12:29PM
grand detail in all three Carol V3 standing out for me glad he did not get you

SlowSong Plus
13 9.9k 30 England
10 Oct 2013 1:34PM
That's a very articulated undercarriage in V3.
Daisymaye Plus
13 23 20 Canada
10 Oct 2013 1:38PM
But a very detailed face. A superb set.
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 2:46PM
Extraordinary insect Carol! What a bestie! Grin
Wonderful colours as well... IB
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
10 Oct 2013 2:59PM
Not my favourite flying objects, but what amazing close-ups, Carol! I really do admire your skill in capturing these Smile
Trev Smile
10 Oct 2013 3:30PM
You must be very brave to take these incredible captures of this dangerous wasp, Carol!
Well done!
ginz04 17 281 20 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 3:30PM
Wow what a quality image, so close up, detailed and sharp Ive not done this for ages but felt that you deserve a Ginz Award. Excellent Picture.
ali63 9 791 1 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 4:00PM
Excellent work Carol.

Ali GrinGrin
Hop-A-Long 14 52 1 England
10 Oct 2013 4:01PM
Fantastic macros. Definitely time to depart, I wouldn't want a sting off one of them.

danbrann 17 640 17
10 Oct 2013 4:27PM
Magical macros Carol.
NDODS 11 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 4:33PM
They don't come meaner of bigger than this chap. Superb imagery and so very well captured. I particularly like the detail in image number one. "Superb"

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
Fefe Plus
10 57 37 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 5:17PM
GrinGrinGrinGrin love V3GrinGrin
Niknut Plus
11 3.1k 82 United Kingdom
10 Oct 2013 5:37PM
OMG !!!.....what a set of 'choppers' !!!.......great shots though !!!
ChiliMan 15 135 17 Singapore
10 Oct 2013 5:50PM
No...WAY. Uncropped in V1??? Awesome GrinGrinGrin

Magnificent trio, Carol, and I love "The Conductor" in V3 Grin

10 Oct 2013 7:21PM
Stunning close up brave macro images. George.
dawnmichelle 14 12 United States
10 Oct 2013 7:38PM
AnneB50 9 118 18 Scotland
10 Oct 2013 8:17PM
No not a pretty face, but so much detail and texture. Stunning images Carol!

10 Oct 2013 10:49PM
What a great eye, Carol. An excellent set as usual, but V3 is really stunning.
jaktis Plus
17 84 Sweden
11 Oct 2013 3:59AM

11 Oct 2013 6:09PM
Brilliant Carol, glad to make these images 70..Lin
annettep38 10 220 42 Luxembourg
13 Oct 2013 1:32AM
V1 is impressive but it is v3 that is my winner, very interesting and something important to learn from it, while with my long lens I never get to close from my POV it is good to learn the body language for the day you collect your plums or mirabelles!
Ayoob 10 Australia
15 Oct 2013 7:43AM
Fantastic set of images , Carol...Grin

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