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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
11 Jan 2013 6:23AM
Of all the beasties you photograph these are my least feavourites Smile This one looks positively dangerous ! Smile Excellent captures though !!

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Andysnapper 10 109 25 England
11 Jan 2013 6:29AM
I'm just glad that they're not 3 feet long..... Another excellent series Carol and for all that they are a strange looking creature I like them.

11 Jan 2013 6:34AM
i will go with V3 as my favorite oneGrin
bobsblues 8 10 2 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 6:43AM
Wow Carol three super shots love V1 a cracker .Smile
helenlinda Plus
11 360 22 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 6:48AM
3 excellent shots of which v1 is my favourite SmileSmile
ugly Plus
10 9 57 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 6:55AM
V1 has it for me but it runs close for V2...
A great set of images...

dven Plus
13 25 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 7:10AM
A super set with v1 my favorite

senn Plus
7 5 1 Belgium
11 Jan 2013 7:16AM
superb captures !..
SUE118 Plus
10 8 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 7:19AM
Beautiful detail. Have a good weekend we are expecting snow.
LynneJoyce Plus
10 20 99 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:14AM
A fine, handsome creature beautifully photographed.
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:18AM
Quirkey looking chappie
Great images from you
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
11 Jan 2013 8:18AM
First class macro images and No. 1 is the winner for me.

RuthyJ 12 England
11 Jan 2013 8:31AM
You have some very different and wonderful bugs out there carol. stunning set of shots.
rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
11 Jan 2013 8:32AM
V1 Carol, menacing parasitic fly. Deserving of your awardsSmile
Norfolkboy 12 1 4 England
11 Jan 2013 8:40AM
Three cracking macros, Carol.
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
11 Jan 2013 8:46AM
A weird looking crittur and three cracking versions, Carol.

saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
11 Jan 2013 8:47AM
What fantastic and great set o0f images,Carol,all very beautiful,
Tibetan 6 3 England
11 Jan 2013 8:49AM
Excellent macro shots Carol, bit of a dandy this chap me thinks! wearing his snazzy outfit, dressed to kill perhaps!very well done deserving of the awards regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
11 Jan 2013 8:55AM
An excellent set of images Carol, with V3 my favorite.

11 Jan 2013 8:57AM
Super images Carol,
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
11 Jan 2013 9:07AM
More magic from the Lumix in your capable hands, Carol: think V 1 deserves that slot today, the detail absolutely immaculate.
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 9:14AM
Always think these look rather like an 'alien'! Well captured.
User_Removed 13 386 2 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 9:15AM
All are impressive detailed captures.
Excellent. Smile

11 Jan 2013 9:25AM
ace macro detail spot on
Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 9:30AM
V1 is fantastic Carol! WowGrin
Ade_Osman 15 4.5k 36 England
11 Jan 2013 9:35AM
Good one Carol, well done to you....

achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
11 Jan 2013 10:01AM
Excellent set and all worthy of its own upload, V3 just edges it for me Carol.


11 Jan 2013 10:13AM
heard of these but never been lucky enough to see one thank you for showing me one superbly captured trio
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 10:30AM
Superb macros with V1 my winner for today.
Amazing eyes.
9 10 10 England
11 Jan 2013 10:36AM
Superb set Carol. The detail and colour you capture is amazing.
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
11 Jan 2013 11:16AM
Great images Carol with V3 being my preferred choice today.
mex 10 27 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 11:21AM
Again super detail carol.
cheers phil.
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 11:22AM
Looks like a sting in that there tail!!
3 great shots as the awards testify Carol
TonyDy Plus
9 10 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 11:30AM
Excellent trio, Carol.
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
11 Jan 2013 11:31AM
Stunning quality especially v1
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
11 Jan 2013 11:42AM
I have to say Carol, you have the knack of making the nastiest looking bugs look good! Wink Stunning quality set, but V1 has to be my fave Smile
Trev Smile
ann_g 14 19 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 11:42AM
Your macro shots are awesome, so sharp.
Joline Plus
12 30 53 United States
11 Jan 2013 12:06PM
How far away are you when you take these remarkable shots?
I like his profile....quite the character.
mattberry 13 259 14 Greece
11 Jan 2013 1:16PM
You've got some good detail in this one Carol, well done!

EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
11 Jan 2013 1:25PM
You've surpassed yourself with this one! The details are amazing. Congratulations on those well deserved awards.

AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
11 Jan 2013 1:59PM
You've done yourself proud with this one Carol. A very expert and well detailed shot. And a GEA is well deserved here.

ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
11 Jan 2013 3:35PM
WOWWW. Carol...BRAVO on all three, especially Vs 1 and 3. And congrats on the UAs and the very well-deserved GEA SmileSmileSmile

Unique clarity, Carol, which you only could achieve. Danger expressed in the eye of the fly. - Raja.
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
11 Jan 2013 4:55PM
Three amazing macros, Carol. V1 and V2 are my favorites. Besides an incredibly detailed shot, you've got a great background here as well.
11 Jan 2013 5:24PM
Hi carol three classic images.. all three are equally good so all are winner.. Excellent. very well taken and nicely presented too..

Bob_V 10 1 2 United States
11 Jan 2013 6:32PM
These are just superb Carol, WOW!!!!
11 Jan 2013 6:45PM
SUPERB Carol, three of the best here SmileWink
Silverzone 10 2 England
11 Jan 2013 7:04PM
Great clarity. Sylvia
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 7:34PM
v1 all the way Carol! What a great image.
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 7:36PM
Evenin' Carol

Three real beauties here, though I have to lean toward V1 as the overall winnerSmile
Off and on foggy here all daySad, though other parts have had clear weatherSmile

We made it thoughWink

Congrats on the awards - well deserved tooGrin

Billyray 10 70 3 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:16PM
Three cracking shots Carol with V1 getting my vote. The detail you capture in your shots is superb and they are good enough for any reference book.
User_Removed 5 4 1 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:17PM
marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
11 Jan 2013 8:18PM
3 marvellous images Carol, well done for all those UA's and a well deserved GEA... V1 a clear winner!
11 Jan 2013 9:45PM
They keep getting better and better
AnnJ Plus
6 5 Scotland
11 Jan 2013 10:14PM
Wow! Nothing more to be said! Ann.
GazzaG2003 15 358 England
11 Jan 2013 10:28PM
simply stunning detail love it Smile
LexEquine 12 19 United States
11 Jan 2013 10:49PM
'Superb & well togged Macro Image Set' ~ Peter
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
11 Jan 2013 11:15PM
Congratulations Carol you've really excelled yourself today gaining all those awards and a GEA too which must be the icing on the cake. You've obviously got the Big O rattled as he's dammed you with faint praise!Smile
annettep38 Plus
7 218 40 Costa Rica
11 Jan 2013 11:44PM
A unicorn of the insect world. Excellent DOF and detail!
JimV 11 6 3 Canada
12 Jan 2013 6:06AM
I'm softening towards your beasties Carol, as I find I quite like the looks of this one which you've captured so well in each of these, for a selection I have to go with your own choice of lead!
Rgds., Jim
PS. You've garnered quite a bunch of very well deserved awards, congratulations!
12 Jan 2013 1:53PM
superb Carol all awards richly deserved

12 Jan 2013 3:25PM
12 Jan 2013 4:26PM
Just brilliant ! GillWink
13 Jan 2013 8:02AM
Stunning captures. A
Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 12:54PM
Beautiful and very elegant... IB
stevenb Plus
14 265 6 England
14 Jan 2013 12:03AM
Great set of images Carol , well done.


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