By bricurtis
Ladybirds........................................... on a Snowdrop.

Archive image ........ taken last February when the weather was warmSmile and Ladybirds were everywhere.

Thanks to - Ade_Osman and MossyOak for their UA's on previous image, and to teocali for hers on 'Looking East' . Much appreciated.

Thanks for stopping by.


Tags: Insects Ladybirds General Flowers and plants Close-up and macro Snowdrops Wildlife and nature

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OAKEY 10 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 7:55PM
Great close up Brian, nice detail, very well capturedWink

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helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 7:58PM
No sign of ladybirds on my snowdrops unfortunately - Lovely capture Brian
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
31 Jan 2012 8:05PM
A fabulous macro Brian, to catch the two ladybirds on the snowdrop was a real bonus. I think we can safely say that there won't be many ladybirds on snowdrops this February unless the weather starts to warm up considerably!
8 10 10 England
31 Jan 2012 8:06PM
Very lovely close up of the snowdrop with the ladybirds supplying a nice bit of red.
Paree 13 616 3
31 Jan 2012 8:08PM
beautiful Brian
as per usual.

Maiwand 11 3 73 England
31 Jan 2012 8:14PM
Absolutely exquisite shot Brian. Focus and composition is just brilliant.
snappersue 9 11 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 8:22PM
Great capture...I have seen a couple of ladybirds about even having had some frosts.
pamelajean Plus
12 1.0k 1996 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 8:49PM
The strong contrast between the white and red make for a striking image.
johnjo58 7 2 5 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 8:52PM
Stunningly beautiful Brian, exquisite
saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
31 Jan 2012 8:58PM
Crystal clear shot. Well captured,
cantona43 Plus
12 925 4 England
31 Jan 2012 9:04PM
excellent shot Brian, how well those ladybirds stand out with the white of the snowdrop I saw a ladybird the other day and thought I was seeing things at the time of the year
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
31 Jan 2012 9:53PM
Excellent detail Brian. A lovely image.........Sandy
ugly Plus
10 9 57 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 10:11PM
What a great detailed image..
Nice DOF very sharp nice comp...
Great Work....

Ade_Osman 14 4.5k 36 England
31 Jan 2012 10:36PM
Stunning detail and clarity on the actual birds Bri, that focus is just spot on mate....Superb!

MickyMc 10 8 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 10:40PM
Ladybirds ..........on a snowdrop.........Wow.
I would love to see these in my garden...I will have to get my son Nick up here.... Honestly if there is a ladybird anywhere near he/she will land on Nick. we tease him and say they fancy him Wink
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
31 Jan 2012 10:50PM
incredible Smile seems like February and May on the same day!
an amazing image of a rare sight, beautifully composed
Gezina 11 3 6 United Kingdom
31 Jan 2012 11:06PM
Great find and cracking shot - this is just lovely - Ina
skewey 11 31 England
31 Jan 2012 11:11PM
Excellent capture

31 Jan 2012 11:12PM
Great shot Brian.

Happy New Year.

CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
1 Feb 2012 6:22AM
Fantastic, Brian, somehow I can't see the ladybirds making an appearance this February, judging by the weather this morning Sad Carol
franken Plus
15 4.6k 4 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 8:54AM
Brilliant macro shot Brian!

pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 10:29AM
both ladybirds extremely sharp making a superb picture
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 3:12PM
Sublime image Brian!
BarbaraR 11 17 1 England
1 Feb 2012 3:27PM
Click 50, super of the ladybirds.
Shown off so well against the bright
white and green.

Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 4:39PM
This is perfect Brian..simply beautiful
Mendipman 6 3 England
1 Feb 2012 7:20PM
Cracking shot Bri, excellent composition and colour. Smile

bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
1 Feb 2012 8:28PM
Thanks everyone.

Special thanks to Paree for the UA. - I'm very grateful Maureen.Smile

1 Feb 2012 11:01PM
This is just beautiful
Mynett 9 142 6 United Kingdom
1 Feb 2012 11:25PM
Hop-A-Long 11 52 1 England
3 Feb 2012 6:29PM
Superb capture.

ChiliMan 11 135 17 Singapore
4 Feb 2012 10:03AM
So sharp and crisp against that super smooth background. VERY nice, Brian Smile

Rende 11 38 4 Netherlands
5 Feb 2012 4:04PM
Gorgeous Brian, sometime you have to explain how you train them Wink
KBan 13 501 4 United Kingdom
6 Feb 2012 9:25PM
Another stunner Bri
teocali Plus
10 441 18 England
8 Feb 2012 10:22PM
Exquisite work, Brian - lovely exposure and focus. Those two perfectly detailed and vibrant ladybirds are posing beautifully for you.
23 Aug 2013 8:45PM
Lovely image Smile
C_G 2 12 United Kingdom
24 Sep 2015 2:53AM
Wow! This is beautiful!
bricurtis Plus
12 2.2k 49 England
12 Oct 2015 11:18PM
Thanks for the UA Charlene - very much appreciated.Smile


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