I Need A Shave

© Tammy Scott

I Need A Shave

Uploaded: May 31, 2005 03:12:23


This was a bug that Sammy found in the front yard and "played" with for a while. I was able to get some shots of it crawling around in the grass before it gathered enough strength to make its escape.


John P. Roberts, Jr. May 31, 2005

I enjoy your sense of humor that you inject with your photos! Nice macro work! #256098

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic May 31, 2005

Great macro, Tammy. Love the colors and the comp. Nice job! #1413541

Bobbie Davis May 31, 2005

It looks like an alien! Great shot! #1413547

Tom Andersen May 31, 2005

You just have to love those sun glasses too! LOL! Wonderful title and capture, Tammy! #1413569

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe May 31, 2005

Looks great Tammy #1413575

Paul E. Earl May 31, 2005

WOW!!! Terrific macro. So much detail. #1413577

Paul Michko May 31, 2005

Certainly does, and those aviator sunglasses went out in the 80's. :) Fantastic macro, Tammy. #1413592

Vicki Hunt May 31, 2005

This is so great! I just love the DOF here! Great job, Tammy! #1413617

Cathy Gregor May 31, 2005

Terrific capture, Tammy!! My little Mandy used to play with crickets. She'd catch one downstairs and bring it upstairs to show me. #1413619

Tammy Scott May 31, 2005

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Wow Tammy! Awesome macro of this hairy creature! Excellent DOF!

5/31/2005 3:19:48 AM

Agnes Fegan level-deluxe May 31, 2005

Wow - that is really "up close and personal" !!! #1413682

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 31, 2005

AWESOME macro!!! #1413749

Charlene Bayerle May 31, 2005

Great macro and capture Tammy!!!!!! #1413750

KHAWLA Haddad May 31, 2005

WOW Tammy wonderful macro!!!!
great details and love the soft focuse round him great capture!!!! #1413828

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 31, 2005

Super macro Tammy! #1413830

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-classic May 31, 2005

Ally can't believe Sammy didn't eat it! She eats all our bugs! #1413838

Roger Bernabo May 31, 2005

Cool shot Tammy! #1413872

Stacey M May 31, 2005

LOL Tammy...you took an amazing macro and "Tammized" it!! Love the narrative!! #1413929

Kate Jackson May 31, 2005

Funny how cats can just play around with things. Maybe she knew this one was gonna taste bitter! Great capture of this weird little bug!! #1413936

Wally Orlowsky May 31, 2005

Terrific macro, Tammy! #1414001

Jack R. Perry May 31, 2005

A shave & a haircut 5¢, looks a lot like Leon Russell ! Nice detail Tammy. #1414058

Deb Holmes-Hatfield May 31, 2005

Wonderful DOF Tammy, great job, and I am glad he escaped and didn't become a snack for Sammy! #1414112

Donald K. Cherry May 31, 2005

Wonderful macro, Tammy! Excellent DoF! #1414121

S J May 31, 2005

AWESOME macro, Tammy!! Wonderful use of selective focus!! Quite eye pleasing!! Love it!! #1414136

Michelle Lea Guinn May 31, 2005

wonderful macro Tammy!!! mlg #1414237

Tammy Nuxoll May 31, 2005

Awsome Macro Tammy!!! #1414257

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic May 31, 2005

Great closeup, Tammy! Glad it got to escape...lol Shelly #1414283

Kevin Burns May 31, 2005

WOW!! such a small subject, Well done the image is so cool as just to look at!! #1414296

Bryan Yates May 31, 2005

He looks like me this morning! He must have woke up late too! #1414320

Cindy Paquette May 31, 2005

SUPERB SC Tammy....just superb!! Love your commentary LOL!!!!!!! #1414427

Sherry Stricklin Boles level-classic May 31, 2005

Excellent macro, Tammy! His face looks glow-in-the-dark! :) #1414511

Rob T. Henry May 31, 2005

Excellent macro, Tammy!!! Great DOF on this!! #1414517

Lori S. Aschbrenner May 31, 2005

Great capture, Tammy! Love your sense of humor too! #1414721

Kerby Pfrangle May 31, 2005

Tammy this one made me smile.

Your right that little dude does need a shave.

Cute capture. LOL.......Kerby #1414773

Jessica McCollam May 31, 2005

WOW! Great macro, Tammy! I love the focus here and the colors are just perfect!!:) #1414784

DiAnna F. Paulk May 31, 2005

Tammy, this is a terrific macro! What kind of lens did you use?

Thanks for commenting on my balloon designs. I had soooo much fun at that balloon fest!! #1414787

Lisa D. Greer May 31, 2005

WOW! Terrific macro Tammy! Great color too! :) #1414801

Tammy Scott May 31, 2005

Thank you all so much for the great comments! I really appreciate you all taking the time!!!

DiAnna - I used a Sigma 50mm 1:2.8 DG Macro lens for this shot. #1414862

Michelle R. Kovach May 31, 2005

Now that's up close & Personal! Great job Tammy! #1414866

Mata Patan May 31, 2005

ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! #1414901

April Riggs May 31, 2005

way cool and very detailed, great job! #1414912

Laura Clay-Ballard May 31, 2005

super duper macro! I"m envious. I can't get in that close! :>( Love this! #1414924

Mary J. Costa Pearson May 31, 2005

that is one awesome macro!!!! Fantastic capture! #1414938

Karen Engelbreth May 31, 2005

Great macro shot, Tammy! #1415015

Laurence Saliba level-classic May 31, 2005

WOWWWW Tammy this is awesome!!!!!!! I really really like it!!!!!!! #1415044

Dolores Neilson May 31, 2005

Zoweeeee...look at the whiskers on this bugger!! Nice shot of the eyes!! Awesome! #1415135

Mary K. Robison May 31, 2005

Marvelous bug macro, Tammy! Terrific dof and color! #1415166

Roxanne M. Bubar May 31, 2005

Wonderful capture. Love the sunglasses. #1415289

Goshka G. May 31, 2005

Terrific image and title, Tammy!! LOL #1415302

Kathleen Clemons May 31, 2005

LOL This is awesome, Tammy! #1415820

Judy S. Fung May 31, 2005

Terrific macro, Tammy! #1415897

Stephen Zacker May 31, 2005

Wow.. Truly an amazing macro. Great dof. Like your title :-) #1415902

Marsha S. Smith May 31, 2005

Tammy, this is THE BEST closeup bug shot EVER!!!! I love it! #1415924

Susan T. Evans level-classic May 31, 2005

LOL, love the title, awesome capture Tammy, thanks for the laugh!!! #1416070

Cathy Stancil May 31, 2005

Really, really neat shot Tammy...Love it !! #1416117

Darren K. Fisher May 31, 2005

Tammy this looks like a winner to me. Awesome macro and great DOF. I will just congratulate you now. #1416126

Dan Holm May 31, 2005

WOWOWOW, Tammy!!!!! WINNER!!! #1416187

Tonya R. Boles May 31, 2005

Great shot Tammy. I went out looking for bugs today, but the only thing I found to shoot were wild onions. lol Oh well, it was good macro practice... #1416209

Sharon L. Wack May 31, 2005

Well if this is not a birds eye view It must be a BUGS! GREAT CAPTURE TAMMY!!! #1416293

Susan T. Parady May 31, 2005

Super macro, Tammy! I like the shallow DoF and the great background color!! #1416304

May 31, 2005

Well since bugs are not my favorite---you did a great macro shot. The colors are great. #1416379

Stan Kwasniowski May 31, 2005

Tammy, wow, this bug scary, but its only a bug, lol and the macro excellent

Stan Kwasniowski #1416539

Debra Booth May 31, 2005

Excellent macro, Tammy! I am going to agree with Dan on this one!! #1416550

Tammy Scott May 31, 2005

Thanks everyone! I was really pleased with how this came out - even though my neighbors probably now have proof that I am certifiably insane.

I was in my front yard crawling around on my knees and elbows tracking this little guy through the grass! #1416569

Theresa Marie Jones level-deluxe May 31, 2005

Oh my gosh, what kind of bug is it?
Very original and wonderfully composed!
Good eye Tammy:-D #1416896

Danilo Piccioni June 01, 2005

OMG! fantastic!!!!!! #1417023

Tammy Scott June 01, 2005

Thanks Theresa and Dado!

Theresa - I have no idea what kind of bug it was - I am happy it wasn't one that bites though! :) #1417276

Kristy E. Lane June 01, 2005

Oh, I SO don't like bugs but this is an amazing shot. Excellent macro--nice DOF, color, detail...wonderful! #1417928

Jane Summa June 01, 2005

EXCELLENT, TAMMY!!! #1418654

Tammy Scott June 01, 2005

Thanks Kristy and Jane! #1418820

Laura E. OConnor June 01, 2005

WOW, Tammy! I love the DOF on this. Great macro shot! #1418932

Donna La Mattino Pagakis June 01, 2005

Great detail and image, got a giggle out of me today!! Awesome work Tammy!! #1419950

Darla Cobus June 01, 2005

lol< THIS IS GREAT!!!! #1420320

Tammy Scott June 01, 2005

Thank you very much Laura, Donna and Darla! #1420520

Diane Addonizio level-classic June 01, 2005

Very well captured! #1420871

Stanley J. Contrades June 01, 2005

He's got some fabulous 'shades' on (LOL!). Excellent super macro, Tammy, with that terrific DOF to bring it out as well!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1420898

Tammy Scott June 02, 2005

Thanks Diane and Stan! #1421426

Bill Houghton June 02, 2005

Nice macro Tammy. Great job. Thanks for your comments on my photos. I really appreciate it. #1421554

Tammy Scott June 02, 2005

Thank you, Bill! #1421676

Evy Johansen level-classic June 03, 2005

Wow Tammy, what a beautiful macro!! #1425347

Tammy Scott June 03, 2005

Thanks Evy! #1425417

June 03, 2005

Super detail Tammy good job! #1427587

Bill Furniss June 03, 2005

wildlife and nature is my love.
Great shot. very artistic. #1427655

Karen Bacon June 03, 2005

This is terrific Tammy!Your dof makes him look like an alien!! #1427672

Tammy Scott June 04, 2005

Thanks Kent, Bill, and Karen! #1429319

Jill Flynn June 07, 2005

WHOA Tammy - Super macro here! Terrific shot! #1443519

Tammy Scott June 08, 2005

LOL! Thanks Jill! #1444233

June 21, 2005

There's a certain intensity here that I just love. Good job. #1498082

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 21, 2005

Congrats on your finalist for this fantastic macro, Tammy!
Best wishes for the next round!
Debby #1498190

Stan Kwasniowski June 21, 2005

Tammy, congratulations

Stan K #1498321

Jill Flynn June 21, 2005

Congratulations Tammy! #1498420

Kate Jackson June 21, 2005

Congratulations Tammy! I am so pleased for you! #1498474

DiAnna F. Paulk June 21, 2005

Yea, Tammy!!! A BIG CONGRATULATIONS!! #1498615

Michelle Lea Guinn June 21, 2005

Congrats and good luck Tammy!!! mlg #1498761

Donald K. Cherry June 21, 2005

Congrats on this great finalist, Tammy! #1498768

Tom Andersen June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Tammy! #1498777

KHAWLA Haddad June 21, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist Tammy this still make me chuckell what great macro!!!! #1498795

Bobbie Davis June 21, 2005

Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! WTG on all of your finalists!!!!!!!!!! #1498856

Jack R. Perry June 21, 2005

A big well done for all your finalists!
Jack #1499156

Cathy Stancil June 21, 2005

HOURRAY !! Congratulations Tammy !!! I love this one ! #1499164

Laura Clay-Ballard June 21, 2005

love it love it! congrats! #1499289

Claudette Foote June 21, 2005

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist . Tammy !1 #1499570

Cathy Barrows June 21, 2005

Congrats!...WOW! #1499672

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 21, 2005

So coooool! CONGRATULATIOS! #1499733

Cindy Paquette June 21, 2005

CONGRATS TAMMY!!!!!!!!! #1499894

Sharon L. Wack June 21, 2005


Leonard Pierce June 21, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS Tammy!!! #1500396

Sharon Day June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy!!! Awesome macro!!! WTG! #1500495

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 21, 2005

Congrats on this very cool macro shot, Tammy! #1500608

Donna J. Taff June 21, 2005

Congrat's, Tammy on your many finalist!!!! #1500704

Stephanie Lyons June 21, 2005

Congrats on your finalists Tammy! Well done! #1501214

Jennifer Rennison June 21, 2005

Awesome macro, Tammy, love your title! Congratulations on your finalist! #1501324

Tammy Scott June 21, 2005

Thank you every one! #1501339

Kara L. Hendricks June 21, 2005

Whoa!! That's awesome!!! Congratulations girl!! #1501372

Rob T. Henry June 21, 2005

Congratulations on your well deserved finalists, Tammy!! This one's my favorite!! #1501576

Jim Kinnunen level-classic June 21, 2005

Fantastic image, Tammy...congratulations!!!:) #1501594

Cesar J. La Rosa June 21, 2005

Great macro, Tammy!!!
Congratulations on this terrific Finalist!!! #1501972

Melissa L. Zavadil June 21, 2005

Tammy what a neat shot!! Congratulations on this really neat finalist!! Good luck in the next round!! #1501976

Karen Engelbreth June 21, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy! #1502132

Phil Sauvey June 22, 2005

Awesome job!!! Congrats on your finalist! #1502441

Walter Graziano June 22, 2005

Congratulations Tammy! Good luck in the finals! #1502449

Daniel Diaz June 22, 2005

Congrats Tammy, great macro, I can't belive I missed this one earlier!!! #1502610

Paul E. Earl June 22, 2005

Well done, Tammy! Knew it was a winner. #1502678

Brian Cassar June 22, 2005

Congratulations. Good luck for next round! #1503032

Ed Heaton June 22, 2005

Well done Tammy, Congrats on your finalist! #1503158

Tammy Scott June 22, 2005

Thank you all SO much! :) #1503184

Lori S. Aschbrenner June 22, 2005

Congratulatons, Tammy!!! #1503211

Tammy Scott June 22, 2005

Thanks Lori!!! #1503236

Darla Cobus June 22, 2005

I love this, CONGRATS!!!!! #1503333

Tammy Scott June 22, 2005

Thank you Darla!!! #1503336

Bryan Yates June 22, 2005

Congratulations On this!!! #1503895

cj patterson June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist!!! #1504082

S J June 22, 2005

Congratulations on this awesome Finalist, Tammy!! #1504211

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 22, 2005

Well desrved!!! Congrats Tammy!!! #1504694

Deb Holmes-Hatfield June 22, 2005

Congratulations on getting a finalist with the great macro shot Tammy! #1504824

Duane Carter June 22, 2005

Congratulations Tammy!!! I think this is just awesome, with your point of focus and the very shallow DOF. Perfect title too! #1504837

Kristi A. Howson June 22, 2005

Awesome Tammy. Congratulations and Best of Luck!!!! #1505243

Stacey A. Bates June 22, 2005

LOL!!!Many Congrats and best of luck Tammy!!! #1505275

bob cornelison June 22, 2005

Very funny! Hey Jack, I remember Leon Russell and I agree. It does resemble him!
Oh yea, Congrats Tammy!
~:O) #1505459

Tammy Scott June 22, 2005

Thanks Bryan C.J., SJ, Laurence, Deb, Duane, Kristi, Stacey, and Bob! #1505719

June 22, 2005

Great macro shot Tammy!
Congrats on this well deserved finalist! #1506075

Stanley J. Contrades June 22, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Tammy, and the very best of luck in the next judging with this amazing Finalist!!
Much Aloha,

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 22, 2005

Congratulations on all your finalist! Good luck in the next round! #1507184

Debra Booth June 22, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy! #1507980

Martin Witt June 22, 2005

Superb capture! Congrats! #1508356

Karen J. McDowell June 22, 2005

I don't think I've ever seen so many comments on a photo! But rightfully earned! What an awesome macro,,intense closeup and the detail is amazing. The title is perfect. Good luck with this image in the next round, congrats on making finalist! #1508481

Danilo Piccioni June 23, 2005

Tammy I am so happy to see this here this morning!!!!! deserved win!!!1 congrats! #1508717

Jim Kinnunen level-classic June 23, 2005

Well deserved win, Tammy!!!! #1508720

Bonnie C. Lackey level-classic June 23, 2005

Wonderful win, Tammy!!! LOL, maybe you should send one of the announcements to your neighbors... #1508758

Dominique Declerck June 23, 2005

Congratulations!!!!!! #1508787

Kerby Pfrangle June 23, 2005

Tammy congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win.

Job well done.

Kerby #1508801

Stanley J. Contrades June 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS once again, and this time on your First Place win, Tammy!! Very nicely done!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1508841

Daniel Diaz June 23, 2005

CONGRATS on the win Tammy!!! You deserved it!!! #1508891

Evy Johansen level-classic June 23, 2005

Many congratulations on this awesome First Place win, Tammy!! #1508946

Stephanie Lyons June 23, 2005

Congratulations Tammy, on your first place win! #1508962

Marsha S. Smith June 23, 2005

Way to go, Tammy!!!! Congratulations! #1508965

Colleen Braun June 23, 2005

congratulations... #1508992

Patricia A. Kuniega June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy on this wonderful macro!! Now, he can go get a shave! #1509015

Tom Andersen June 23, 2005

Congratulation on this terrific first place winner, Tammy! #1509020

Donna W. Neal June 23, 2005

Congratulations Tammy on this winner!!! #1509153

KHAWLA Haddad June 23, 2005

Congratulation Tammy on this wonderful winner!!! #1509323

Cindy Paquette June 23, 2005

Whoooo Hoooo Tammy....Way To Go!!! Congratulations on this fine win!! #1509369

Mata Patan June 23, 2005

FIRST PLACE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
WAY TO GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Steve Mescha June 23, 2005

Awsome, Tammy!!!!! #1509535

Anita Hogue June 23, 2005

Wow, Tammy, a big first place congratulations to you!!! I am soooooooo excited for you!! #1509560

Walter Graziano June 23, 2005

Congratulations Tammy!!!!!!!!!!!! #1509588

Cathy Gregor June 23, 2005

Congrats on your BIG win, Tammy!!
Way to go! #1509589

Dolores Neilson June 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS TAMMY!!! Woo hooooo!! You go girl! #1509597

Laura Clay-Ballard June 23, 2005

awesome image. awesome win!!!!!!!!! congrats! #1509599

Stan Kwasniowski June 23, 2005

Tammy, Congratulations

Stan K #1509700

Jack R. Perry June 23, 2005

WELL DONE ! A great image. #1509720

Judith G. Secco June 23, 2005

Great shot, Tammy. Congratulations. #1509740

John Tubbs level-deluxe June 23, 2005

Excellent, Tammy! A category winner to your credit - way to go! #1509784

Darla Cobus June 23, 2005

Awesome shot, congrats!!! #1509805

Sharon Day June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your First Place win, Tammy!!! WTG! #1509832

Diane Addonizio level-classic June 23, 2005

Congratulations! #1509841

Marcie A. Fowler June 23, 2005

A great big congrats to you Tammy for this awesome First Place win!!!!! #1509845

Marie Fields June 23, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Tammy! Terrific image!!! #1509881

Bryan Yates June 23, 2005

Excellent! A winner is better than a whinner!! Well done! #1509927

Dale Ann Cubbage June 23, 2005

Wow, fantastic macro Tammy!! This is stunning, congrats on this beautiful win!!

da #1509956

Larry Lawhead level-deluxe June 23, 2005

Great shot tammy!! Congrats on the win!!!

      LarryL http://lsqrd.blogspot.com/


Rob T. Henry June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy on this well deserved win!! #1510065

Laura E. OConnor June 23, 2005


DiAnna F. Paulk June 23, 2005

WAY TO GO, TAMMY!!!!! #1510129

Jill Flynn June 23, 2005


Claudette Foote June 23, 2005


Claudette Foote June 23, 2005


Darren K. Fisher June 23, 2005

Way to go Tammy, so very well deserved. #1510244

Laurence Saliba level-classic June 23, 2005

A BIG CONGRATS Tammy!!!!!!!! Well deserved 1st place. #1510279

Casey A. Hanson June 23, 2005

Yayyy Tammy! WTG girl! Congrats! :0) #1510305

June 23, 2005

way to go tammy!! YEAH! BIG congrats!!!!! : - ))) #1510368

Karen Bacon June 23, 2005

A big congratulations on this great winner Tammy! #1510485

Susan T. Evans level-classic June 23, 2005

Big Congrats Tammy, WTG!!! awesome winner #1510497

Heather Inich June 23, 2005

WOOOOO HOOOOOO Congrats on your 1st place winner!!! #1510508

Jennifer Rennison June 23, 2005

Way to go, Tammy, congratulations on your First place win!! #1510671

Margot Petrowski June 23, 2005

I'm SOOOO HAPPY FOR YOU.....this is just wonderful!!!! #1510673

Kay Beausoleil June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy on the capture and your first prize! #1510691

Mary K. Robison June 23, 2005

Tammy, if ever a macro earned its First Place Win, this is IT!!!
Celebrate! Celebrate!
Dance to the music!!! #1510729

Donald K. Cherry June 23, 2005

Congrats on this fabulous and much deserved 1st place winner, Tammy! #1510773

Adilson F. Ferreira level-classic June 23, 2005

Congratulations on this terrific image and your first place win Tammy!!! #1510774

Sandy Landon June 23, 2005

Congratulations!!!!! #1510806

Melissa L. Zavadil June 23, 2005

Tammy this one was so good and funny to boot!! Congrats on this spectacular first place win! It is so well deserved!! I love this shot! :o) Great job Tammy!!!!! WTG!!! #1510872

June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your first place win Tammy - well deserved! #1510876

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 23, 2005

Congratulations!! WTG Tammy!! #1510974

Linda D. Lester level-classic June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your first place winner! #1511038

Amanda Price June 23, 2005

LOL! Great macro, Tammy! Congratulations! #1511182

Kara L. Hendricks June 23, 2005

Look at you a first place winner!!! Way to go!! This is a wonderful macro shot!! I'm so thrilled for you!! #1511239

Stacey A. Bates June 23, 2005

Congrats Tammy!!! Woo Hoo!!!! Yippeee!!! #1511264

Goshka G. June 23, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy, on this excellent first-place winner!!! #1511340

Deb Holmes-Hatfield June 23, 2005

Congratutlations Tammy, on your awesome winner, well done! #1511446

Deborah Sandidge June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your wonderful win, Tammy!! #1511568

Kristi A. Howson June 23, 2005

WOW Tammy...WTG girl!!!! Congratulations on his awesome win....fantastic!!!!! #1511650

Cynthia A. Gallo Callan June 23, 2005


Deb Brown June 23, 2005

WOW!!! I would say that 1st PLACE is well worth the loss of credibility with your neighbors LOL! You are too funny! I LOVE this shot, and I am so happy for you......You deserve the win!!! Great job, Tammy! #1511756

William C. Raco level-classic June 23, 2005

Very good work, Tammy

bill #1511777

Donna J. Taff June 23, 2005

Congratilation's on this fantastic first place win, Tammy!!! #1511893

Debra Booth June 23, 2005

WTG, Tammy!! Congratulations!! #1512155

Jonna Bergström June 23, 2005

Congratulations Tammy!!! #1512310

Barbara K. Breitsameter June 23, 2005

Fantastic! Congrats Tammy. #1512394

Tammy Scott June 23, 2005

I want to thank you all so VERY much for commenting on this shot! I am very proud to be a part of such outstanding and talented photograhers! I really appreciate each and everyone of you taking the time to comment on this!!!

I was in complete shock when I saw it this morning. I must have looked at if 4 or 5 times before I realized it was real!!!

Thank you all again for the FANTASTIC support and WONDERFUL comments! #1512633

bob cornelison June 23, 2005

Congrats Tammy!
~:O) #1512884

Murry Grigsby June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your terrific macro (and to Sammy for a great find) and your win Tammy!! I'm very happy for you :0) #1512939

Cora Miller level-classic June 23, 2005

Now that's close!!! Great shot, Tammy and cute title too! Congratulations on your win!! #1513083

Carol Brill June 23, 2005

Congratulations on placing first with this super close-up, Tammy! #1513156

Julie Abston June 23, 2005

Wow...outstanding macro, Tammy!!! A BIG congratulations on your 1st place win!!! #1513161

Souha Dooly June 23, 2005

Congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win, Tommy!! Great shot !! #1513367

Donna Roberts June 23, 2005

I am so thrilled to see that you won 1st place Tammy.
You are one of the most genuine people I have ever met on BP and this win makes me so very happy for you.
Well done!!!!!
:-) from 'downunder' #1513523

Phil Sauvey June 24, 2005

Congrats on the first place, Tammy! You go girl! #1513547

Jenny Bosmans June 24, 2005

Congratulations on your 1st place win, Tammy!!! Well done!!!!!! #1513730

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict June 24, 2005

Wow, hearty congrats on your fist place win, Tammy, for this fantastic image!
-Debby #1513860

Tammy Scott June 24, 2005

Thanks Bob, Murry, Cora, Carol, Julie, Souha, Donna, Phil and Susan, Jenny, and Debby!!! #1514023

Janet L. Skinner June 24, 2005

Awesome macro, Tammy!!!!!!! CONGRATULATIONS! #1514152

Tammy Scott June 24, 2005

Thank you so much, Janet!!! #1514162

Allan L. Whitehead June 24, 2005

Tammy, congratulations on this magnificent win in last month's contest in the 'Details and Macro' category. It is very richly deserved, my very dear friend - your good friend, Allan

way to go girl… - 'A'… #1514181

Carla Metzler June 24, 2005

Congratulations on this amazing macro, Tammy! Fantistic job!! #1514376

Tammy Scott June 24, 2005

Thank you so much Allan and Carla! #1514500

Kevin Burns June 24, 2005

Congrats!! On this fine image! ;P #1514516

S J June 24, 2005

Congratulations on this well deserving FIR PLACE WIN, Tammy!! #1514678

Cathy Barrows June 24, 2005

Congrats on your win!...excellent #1514809

Piotr M. Organa June 24, 2005

Great macro, Tammy!
Congratulations!!! #1515190

Gail Vitikacs level-classic June 24, 2005

So proud of you Tammy! WOW! Congratulations! #1515326

Nobu Nagase June 24, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy, on this great win!!!

Wendy Stevenson June 24, 2005

Big congratulations on your FIRST PLACE win Tammy!! Great title and even better shot!!! #1515944

Joy Rector June 24, 2005

Congrats on your win. #1516143

Sherri R. Camp June 24, 2005

Congrats on your WIN Tammy! It's well deserved! #1516601

Kate Jackson June 24, 2005

Congratulations Tammy! The judges got it right this time! #1516640

Tammy Scott June 24, 2005

Thanks Kevin, SJ, Cathy, Piotr, Nobi, Wendy, Joy, Sherri, and Kate. #1516645

Dolores Neilson June 24, 2005

A big congrats, TAmmy!! Wonderful ! I like the dof!! #1516712

Kathleen F. Greer June 24, 2005

Big Congrats on this cute image Tammy!! #1516961

Lisa Deaton June 24, 2005

Tammy Congrats on your 1st place win!!!! I know you much be so excited!!! Great job and well deserved!!! #1517240

Judy S. Fung June 24, 2005

Congrats on your win, Tammy!! #1517598

Tammy Scott June 25, 2005

Thanks Dolores, Kathleen, Lisa, and Judy! #1517784

Wally Orlowsky June 25, 2005

Congratulations on this awesome winner, Tammy! #1517854

Mary L. Graham June 25, 2005

Hey Congrats Tammy on an awsome shot indeed!! =) #1518050

Stephen Zacker June 25, 2005

An outstanding and fun macro. Congratulations #1518482

Colette M. Metcalf June 25, 2005

Congratulations, Tammy!!! WTG! #1520233

Susana Ms Heide June 25, 2005

I had to scroll waaaaay down to leave you this message :o) It's an awesome macro Tammy and deserves all this recognition! I'm very happy for you!!!CONGRATULATIONS Tammy!!! #1520590

Terry R. Hatfield June 26, 2005

Congratulations On A Great 1st Place Winner Tammy!! #1520854

Joy Rector June 26, 2005

Congrats on your win. #1521787

Tammy Scott June 26, 2005

Thanks Wally, Mary, Stephen, Colette, Susans, Terry, and Joy! #1521835

Kay E. Mahoney level-classic June 27, 2005

Congratulations Tammy. Neat shot. #1525007

Terrill Province June 27, 2005

Congratulations on a super image! Can't say enough about it, as it has captured me as well. Wonderful work! #1526894

Lori S. Aschbrenner June 27, 2005

Congrats, Tammy!!! #1527647

Vicki Hunt June 27, 2005

Tammy, what a great win! I loved this from the beginning!!! Congrats! #1528258

Tammy Scott June 27, 2005

Thank you so much Kay, Terrill, Lori, and Vicki! #1528268

Wren Hendrick June 27, 2005

Missed this the first time around!! I'm so proud for you. Awesome capture, Bravo!!! and a special thanks for being so supportive of my "beginner pics"!!! Congrats, again. #1528574

Tammy Scott June 27, 2005

Thank you so very much, Wren! #1528781

Terry L. Ellis level-classic June 28, 2005

Congrats, Tammy, on your fabulous 1st place win!!!!!!! #1530377

Tammy Scott June 28, 2005

Thanks Terry! #1532562

Tammy McAllister June 29, 2005

Congratulations Tammy! Way to GO! This is so cute! Bring some of those bugs my way EH!
Tootles #1534387

Tammy Scott June 29, 2005

LOL! Thanks Tammy! #1535787

Kathleen K. Parker level-deluxe July 03, 2005

How did I miss this!! So sorry this is late, Tammy! Congratulations on this really great photo!
kk #1550487

Tammy Scott July 03, 2005

Thanks Kathleen! #1550957

Protacio Serna July 07, 2005

wow!!! #1564536

Tammy Scott July 07, 2005

:) #1564694

Bill Houghton July 07, 2005

Beautiful macro Tammy. Great shot. #1564997

Tammy Scott July 08, 2005

Thank you, Bill! #1568900

Tammy Scott July 09, 2005

Thanks Howie!

I used a Sigma 50mm 1:2.8 DG Macro Lens
Aperture 2.8 and Shutter speed 1/100. #1574036

SaMi Martin August 28, 2005

Wow talk about a great macro shot...love those eyes! #1777665

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic August 29, 2005

WOW.......... I missed this!! I am so happy for you!! Congrats!! This is one heck of a macro!!!! Well done!! Shelly #1780472

Tammy Scott September 04, 2005

Thanks SaMi and Shelly!!! #1801060

Stacey M. Seufert October 23, 2005

LOL! Great shot~ Tammy! I also have a Sammie that likes to catch and play with bugs! :) Congrats on your much deserved 1st place!!!! #1990632

Tammy Scott October 24, 2005

Thanks Stacey! #1991060

Mary N C. Taitt January 26, 2006

LOL! Very cute and FUNNY! Congrtulations on this first place win! Mary :-) #2343475

Tammy Scott January 27, 2006

Thanks Mary - this one was from back in May... :) #2345719

ALLEN O. HOWARD February 27, 2006

What a WONDERFUL, WONDERFUL winner! A wild shot! Looks like he played with ZZ Top! #2476988

Tammy Scott February 28, 2006

LOL! Thanks Allen! #2477774

Shelly A. Van Camp level-classic March 14, 2006

WOW...Love this..sorry I never commented on the win....Congrats..this is wonderful!!!!!!!!! #2530761

Tammy Scott March 28, 2006

Thanks Shelly! #2585230

She-She Killough April 07, 2006

LOL Wow what a great shot Tammy. This is so cool. What a creature!! Love the humor too! #2619574

Tammy Scott April 07, 2006

Thanks She-She! #2620015

Bill Wyatt May 25, 2006

Fantastic macro love the details and shallow DOF, Belated congratulations on your winner! #2812799

Tammy Scott May 25, 2006

Thanks Bill! #2812914

Tonya R. Boles July 14, 2006

This one came up on the homepage today, so I just had to say again how much I love it..Great shot.. #3027675

Tammy Scott December 11, 2006

Thanks Tonya #3691394

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