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Cheap taiwan watch

By Paul_cats
The correct latin name for this crane fly is "Tipula simplex" but as mickbee humorously said the other day it could easily be mistaken as a name for a cheap taiwan copy of a watch. LOL Smile
Will be offshore for 2 weeks starting tomorrow so will probably be my last upload for a while unless internet access is available on the rig I am visiting. See you all soon.
Hope you like the shot and thnks for looking.

Tags: General Close-up and macro Crane fly Wildlife and nature Tipula Simplex

Voters: andylea, lifesnapper, CarolG and 25 more

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andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
15 May 2012 6:38PM
fantastic detail paul wonderful comp and tones a stunning close up nice one Wink

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15 May 2012 6:39PM
This is a winner too Paul.

John Smile
helenlinda Plus
11 360 22 United Kingdom
15 May 2012 7:07PM
Fantastic detail Paul SmileSmile
annettep38 Plus
6 218 40 Costa Rica
15 May 2012 9:00PM
what an elegant name for daddy longlegs.
i think I like this pose even better
Glyn1 9 4 1 England
15 May 2012 9:22PM
Fantastic detail.

pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
15 May 2012 9:30PM
well detailed, a little over exposed on the wing but has to be the bright light you were working against
RTDS 9 Cyprus
15 May 2012 9:58PM
Amazing details in thsi great capture.
Hop-A-Long 11 52 1 England
15 May 2012 10:10PM
Great detail, nice shot.

mikbee 11 3 8 Scotland
15 May 2012 10:44PM
A fine close up Paul.
Hope you have TIME for an upload when you are away,
and I shall WATCH this space.But you have a cheek
putting a cheap Tipula Simplex in amongst the TAGS !!
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
16 May 2012 7:50AM
Very detailed image Paul,
but still waiting for those cat images you also excel at!Wink
bunbeam 12 2 United Kingdom
17 May 2012 9:59PM
brilliant detialed close up
Cor 9 Belgium
18 May 2012 7:08PM
TOP *****
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
22 May 2012 8:38PM
That Mick is a card isn't he, I never had him down as a horologist though, he is indeed a man of many talents!Wink
JimV 11 6 3 Canada
27 May 2012 6:14AM
Yeah, I do like it Paul!
Rgds., Jim

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