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Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 23 August 2013 in Animal & Insect.

Does the fuzzy seed pod tickle a lady bug?

*Yard Art Series: photos from the backyard.

NIKON D5000 1/1000 second F/8.0 ISO 200 82 mm (35mm equiv.)

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Very beautiful composition and excellent close up. The light is beautiful, I like a lot.
Have a nice day.

23 Aug 2013 5:48am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Hihihihiii. it truly is tickling. Beautiful picture

23 Aug 2013 5:56am

tataray from Deux-Sèvres. (Charentes-Poitou), France

Ohhhhh toute belle en contraste sur ce vert.)

23 Aug 2013 6:48am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely detail

23 Aug 2013 6:54am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Strange how ladybugs have this universal appeal . . clever bit of design, huh ?!

23 Aug 2013 7:07am

Focales from Rhône-Alpes, France

Very nice details and adorable ladybug

23 Aug 2013 7:17am

Devi from Chennai, India

Yes she is tickled...she's about to throw her head back and laugh:-)))))

23 Aug 2013 7:18am

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

In Franche, it's a sign of luck to see this one. So, a lucky day for you …and a nice shot for us.

23 Aug 2013 7:32am

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

exciting shot

23 Aug 2013 7:42am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Beautiful capture. Details are captured beautifully. And I like the title.

23 Aug 2013 7:54am

Catherine from France

I just adore the ladybirds !!!
Have a nice friday, amitiés,

23 Aug 2013 8:26am

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Yes I believe she is!

23 Aug 2013 9:33am

Emma G from Auckland, New Zealand

lovely clarity in this close up.

23 Aug 2013 10:47am

Julie L. Brown from Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

That is an existential question, Barbara.

23 Aug 2013 10:53am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Super,so cute:)

23 Aug 2013 11:23am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful colour and detail in this macro shot Barbara! ;-)

23 Aug 2013 12:15pm

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Une très belle macro!!! j'aime++++

23 Aug 2013 1:28pm

franz from Baden, Austria

or is it the other way round ?!? we'll never know ...
lovely closeup of bug and plant, though !!!

23 Aug 2013 1:40pm

Don from Spokane, United States

Well, the ladybug appears to like it there tickle or not. :-) Nice one.

23 Aug 2013 3:19pm

Melocoton from Spain

wonderful shot

23 Aug 2013 3:48pm

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

I love it ... and love your title!

23 Aug 2013 4:02pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Love the title! An adorable image - i like how the ladybug stands out against the leaf.

23 Aug 2013 4:58pm

Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Great title for the photo. Is it tickle or getting a good belly scratch.

23 Aug 2013 5:36pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Lovely capture and great colorful details on the ladybug!

23 Aug 2013 8:00pm

michel creze from le havre, France

Je n'ais jamais posé la question à la coccinelle !!!!!!!!!!! belle composition!!!!

I've ever asked the ladybug!!!! beautiful composition !!!!!!!!!!!!

23 Aug 2013 8:04pm

Philnz from Ngatea, New Zealand

Such cute insects the lady bird, and they do good in the garden.

23 Aug 2013 9:03pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Beautiful capture Barbara

23 Aug 2013 9:19pm

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

It's a very beautiful picture.

23 Aug 2013 9:35pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine close up

23 Aug 2013 10:01pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Beautiful detail captured here with the cilia in excellent focus!! The ladybug stands out nicely against the verdant background.

24 Aug 2013 12:36am

Abena from Illinois, United States

Such a lovely close up of the cute little fella!

24 Aug 2013 2:03am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A cute capture.

24 Aug 2013 2:20am

L'angevine from Angers, France


24 Aug 2013 7:35am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Nice of my fave bugs...

8 Sep 2013 3:04am

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Ladybugs... by Judy aka L@dybug

1/1000 second
ISO 200
82 mm (35mm equiv.)