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Nikon D90 using my Nikon 60mm Micro Lens and 2 extension tubes

I found this little chap down by the sea in Dungeness, Rye, on a piece of rusty track so I have named it ‘Sea Caterpillar’. I have no idea what it’s actual name is. If anyone has an idea please let me know!

I like the little hairs on his face, it looks like he has bushy eyebrows :o)

745 views to date – August 20th, 2012


  • virginian
    virginianover 3 years ago

    Cool find and shot. He’s a bit scary. LOL. A fave.

  • Hehe :o) I think he’s cute! Looks like a little old man :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • Yool
    Yoolover 3 years ago

    Superb macro :))

  • Thank you Yool!! :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • calebhill
    calebhillover 3 years ago

    great macro shot

  • Thanks for the comment and fave Caleb! :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • AndreaEL
    AndreaELover 3 years ago

    CONGRATULATIONS on your wonderful feature, lovely work.

  • Thanks Andrea :o) Yay! I’m so pleased :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • flyfish70
    flyfish70over 3 years ago

  • Thank you soo much! I’m honoured!! :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • Glenn Cecero
    Glenn Ceceroover 3 years ago

    Wow, fantastic! Congratulations!

  • Thank you Glenn! :o)

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 3 years ago

    Thank you for adding your work to The Best of RedBubble! Excellent shot!

  • Thank you!!

    – Melanie Simmonds

  • Melanie Simmonds
    Melanie Simmondsover 3 years ago

    Thanks very much! :o)

  • John Holding
    John Holdingover 3 years ago

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    Marie Brown ©over 3 years ago


  • YAY!!! I’m so pleased :o) thank you!!

    – Melanie Simmonds

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