Splendor in the Grass

© Lori Ditlefsen

Splendor  in the Grass

Charlene Bayerle April 27, 2005

oh my.....great capture Lori!!!!! #241774

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe April 27, 2005

Well done Lori. The art of photogrsphy in patience. #1296328

Lori Ditlefsen April 27, 2005

Thanks so much Char and Karen!

Besides them moving around, it was a challenge to tip toe around the unclean dog's pen trying not to step in anything, set the tripod legs in it, or let the camera strap fall into it! hehe Next problem was they kept sitting on the piles rather than on a blade. Not a very appealing shot for sure! hehe Oh the things we do for a good shot, eh! :) #1296575

Brinn MacDougall April 27, 2005

Well worth the challenge, Lori! Great maco "love shot"! #1296760

Lori Ditlefsen April 27, 2005

Thanks Brinn! #1297023

Dan Holm level-classic April 27, 2005

A BEAUTIFUL ...and hilarious...macro, Lori!! I absolutely love your title! #1297127

Terry R. Hatfield April 27, 2005

Now Lori You Know This Is A Family Site!LOL!!hehe!Thats A Neat Capture Well Done:-) #1298082

Linda D. Lester level-classic April 27, 2005

Great "action" shot! Nice close up! #1298147

Lori Ditlefsen April 27, 2005

Thanks so much Dan and Linda!

Terry, we'll just call this biology! hehe #1298521

Leonard Pierce April 27, 2005

Excellent macro Lori!!! #1298794

Lori Ditlefsen April 27, 2005

Thanks Len! #1298820

Noel Baebler May 17, 2005

Terrific work, Lori! There's nothing quite as beautiful as the bonding of two insects with compound eyes. #1362812

Lori Ditlefsen May 17, 2005

hehe, Thanks Noel! #1363392

Cathy Barrows May 19, 2005

very cool...now you will have a yard full #1368530

Lori Ditlefsen May 19, 2005

Not if I can help it! Where's the bug spray? hehe Thanks Cathy! #1368588

Brian Cassar May 23, 2005

Wonderful job Lori. Well captured. #1384311

Lori Ditlefsen May 23, 2005

Thank you Brian! #1384572

Diane Dupuis May 23, 2005

Wow - what timing! #1385007

Lori Ditlefsen May 23, 2005

Thank you Diane! #1385071

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Description

This photo took several attempts and many shots to get. These two kept jumping from blade to blade when I got close with the camera and mini tripod. Persistence paid off! Camera on auto macro mode. Competing with Thy's macro shots is my only fear about winning with this one! hehe Love your shots, Thy! :)

Uploaded on April 27, 2005


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