Blue Claw Crab in the Sand, taken at Sea Isle, New Jersey, USA bridge Summer 2009 with a Nikon D90 DSLR in macro mode 17-70 mm Sigma lens focal length 70mm
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I love to photograph anything seaside and colorful! I am exploring many artforms and love the work of many here on Redbubble! I call all my dabblings “Kim’s Kaboodle”. I am also making mosaics from glass tiles and other media, drawing and painting. My art can also be found at link

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  • Desirée Glanville
    Desirée Glanvilleover 4 years ago


  • Thanks Daisy!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • MelDavies
    MelDaviesover 4 years ago

    Cool picky Kim

  • Hi Mel (hugs) thanks!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 4 years ago

    WOW~ Awesome Kim!

  • Hi Cheryl! Thanks so much!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • prettybird
    prettybirdover 4 years ago

    I love the detail gorgeous, beautiful shot xxxxxxxx

  • Hi Carlotta! Thanks! Wish they were in season now (heehee)

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Patricia Howitt
    Patricia Howittover 4 years ago

    Wat a face!! What a capture! The sharpness of this is outstanding – AND the detail. Just brilliant, Kim!

  • Oh Patricia! Thanks so much!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Vickie Emms
    Vickie Emmsover 4 years ago

    ooooooooooh this is great Kim. When the photo was opening up here it stalled a little at his little fangs in front,,,,,,,,,,lol, was cute!

  • Hi Vickie! Stalled, yeah, been slow for me! Thanks my wonderful friend!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • BigD
    BigDover 4 years ago

    Excellent close up

  • Thanks D! : )

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • SharonAHenson
    SharonAHensonover 4 years ago

    I think he just winked at me….what an outstanding shot Kim !!!!

  • (Wink) LOL LOL LOL

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • Tama Blough
    Tama Bloughover 4 years ago

    Ha! He’s great! He looks all buck-toothed.

  • Hi Tama! Thanks, you made me chuckle!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

  • reclusiveartist
    reclusiveartistover 4 years ago

    Oh wow…he is beautiful! I have never seen a Blue Claw crab. Stunning shot..added to my favs! xx

  • LOL Lisa! I had never seen then not cooked before I moved to the east coast!

    – Kim McClain Gregal

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