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bobsblues 8 10 2 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 5:57AM
A lucky survivor Carol dont the spiders eat them.Great shot.

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ugly Plus
10 9 57 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 6:33AM
Great set but V2 has it by a long way...
Magic work...

Andysnapper 10 109 25 England
10 Jan 2013 6:34AM
Lovely shots again Carol, an amazing looking creature.

marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 6:56AM
Very nice and I forgive you for calling me Phil!
Ayoob 7 Australia
10 Jan 2013 7:30AM
Fantastic shots,Carol............GrinGrinGrin
SUE118 Plus
10 8 1 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 7:31AM
Your critters certainly know where to go to get rescued.
fentiger Plus
17 918 24 England
10 Jan 2013 7:54AM
Out of these two fine macro shots I prefer the study in profile.

rontear Plus
15 8 8 England
10 Jan 2013 8:10AM
Some very photogenic aliens in your garden Carol !!
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 8:10AM
brilliant detail wonderful colours and light carol v2 for me today a cracker nice one Wink
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 8:13AM
the detail really is superb....
and as for the webs .....amazing
saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
10 Jan 2013 8:24AM
Two Fantastic and lovely images.Carol,very well done,
10 Jan 2013 8:29AM
2 super macro's Carol,
10 Jan 2013 8:30AM
Two amazing images Carol, superb details

Lillian Plus
9 22 17 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 8:44AM
Like the inclusion of cobwebs in V1 Carol
two good images
Tibetan 6 3 England
10 Jan 2013 9:04AM
Now Carol, I have a shot of one like this one, you seem to get a bigger colour range than here, good detail and light like it well done, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Meheecho 5 275 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 9:06AM
Both stunning images but the detail in v1 does it for me
CaroleS Plus
8 433 3 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 9:21AM
Wonderful detail, especially those webs
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
10 Jan 2013 9:50AM
Another rescuee, so very well captured in close-up, the detail excellent right down to his web entangled antennae.
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 10:36AM
Two superb macro images Carol.
V2 has the slight edge today but only just.
10 Jan 2013 11:18AM
both stunning but i love the eye in v2 !!
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
10 Jan 2013 11:21AM
Two excellent photos Carol - I like both as they combine to give the full picture of this quite beautiful bug !
TonyDy Plus
9 10 3 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 11:29AM
Great shots, Carol - just hope these critters appreciate you!
lonely_oryx 10 61 55 England
10 Jan 2013 11:36AM
Christmas has finished but you are still producing the crackers
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
10 Jan 2013 12:08PM
More marvels for the eye Carol.
Silverzone 10 2 England
10 Jan 2013 12:32PM
view 1 is my favourite. Sylvia
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
10 Jan 2013 12:33PM
Two beauties Carol but V2 for me, glad to see you have resumed your lifeguard duties.


ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
10 Jan 2013 12:57PM
Lol...I like the spider web bit Grin

Beautiful captures of this pretty shield bug, Carol. He's quite the poser, isn't he? Especially in V2!

Andrew Smile
AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
10 Jan 2013 1:08PM
Excellent as always Carol Smile Both good, but I do like the side-view in v2, the eye contact with the camera Wink and being able to clearly see that long sucker part it tucks under its belly until ready to pierce some unsuspecting leaf.

Fefe Plus
6 23 31 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 1:13PM
How rude of the spider to spin webs on his antennaeTongueTongue............ every man for himselfSad
Great pair Carol!
Joline Plus
12 30 53 United States
10 Jan 2013 1:19PM
Doesn't pay to lie still with your creatures around...he must have been sound asleep!
jgmford 11 England
10 Jan 2013 1:36PM
Stunning close up captures Carol, great colours super detail, very well done. Jeff Smile
10 Jan 2013 1:55PM
Another set of excellent shots
10 Jan 2013 2:41PM
Two little beauties Carol with dam good detail.

TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
10 Jan 2013 2:52PM
Absolutely super, Carol! Two cracking shots, but if I'd to choose, V2's my fave...Wink
Trev Smile
milky 14 Wales
10 Jan 2013 3:00PM
Beauitful work nice set--------Milky
Gerryrys 6 1 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 3:14PM
Can't understand why the pool is empty at this time of year Carol! Smile

Lovely detail and colours.

10 Jan 2013 4:29PM
Great set, V2 has it for me
Brian65 9 2 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 4:38PM
Both top notch shots Carol, but we expect them from you now, and you never let us downSmileSmileSmileWink
Niknut Plus
8 1.8k 76 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 4:49PM
GrinGrinGrinGrin !!...Carol to the rescue again !!....fine shot !!
RuthyJ 12 England
10 Jan 2013 5:29PM
excellant Carol - no 2 for me.
tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 5:37PM
Evenin' Carol

Well done you - the proverbial good samaritanSmile
Gryt cloud and only +3 C today

basith 5 7 Sri Lanka
10 Jan 2013 6:03PM
Fantastic shots.
Beautiful colour....

AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 6:05PM
Both very good, but v2 is excellent Carol - love the diagonal pose.
Paul_cats Plus
12 61 22 Scotland
10 Jan 2013 6:29PM
Agree with Ann above the side on composition of V2 does it for me.Both great macro shots as always.
LynneJoyce Plus
10 20 99 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 7:18PM
Well rescued and photographed.
helenlinda Plus
11 360 22 United Kingdom
10 Jan 2013 8:13PM
Both excellent shots Carol - v1 gets my vote SmileSmile
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
10 Jan 2013 8:17PM
I hope these guys appreciate what you do for them. Smile
bricurtis 12 2.2k 49 England
10 Jan 2013 9:01PM
I like the bulbous ends of the antenna on this one Carol.
11 Jan 2013 1:09AM
great set of images, loved both of them.. as usual fantastic..
JimV 11 6 3 Canada
11 Jan 2013 4:11AM

Quote:Two excellent photos Carol - I like both as they combine to give the full picture of this quite beautiful bug !

I agree, that is, up to the quite beautiful part Carol! Smile
Rgds., Jim
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
11 Jan 2013 11:12PM
I think the spider was perhaps trying to pull him out but lacked your skill and expertise to rescue him properly!Wink A fine pair of shots indeed
12 Jan 2013 1:52PM
V2 for me today Carol love the eye

Chinga Plus
7 3 1 United Kingdom
13 Jan 2013 12:50PM
DELIGHTFUL capture... Love the little web as well. IB

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