Went snail hunting in the garden to day. They always come out after the rain. This one was rushing [ if a snail can rush] , to get out of sight before it became lunch.Lindford, Hampshire, UK.Nikon D60, 70-300mm sigma lens.
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We have a lot of Magpies around here and they would love to have it for lunch. Not this one though it ended up deep in the undergrowth after I got my shot. Thanks Bingo.
Must be a GIRL SNAIL, wonder if she’ll turn pink after eating her lunch here…LOL. Great MACRO and a favorite. Not the snail the image…Jules
‘Does my bum look big in this!’ yep it must be a girl snail. I had never seen a snail on this plant before I think she was lost. She has a new home now in the woods. Many thanks for your tips ,I showed them to dad and he was very interested. kindest regards mark.
I am so glad you managed to capture it before it “rushed off”! Beautiful image!!!
Did you hear the story about the Snail that got mugged by a Slug. After the assault was over the police arrived and asked the snail if he would recognise his attacker again. The snails reply was, " IT ALL HAPPEN SO FAST I DIDN’T GET A GOOD LOOK AT HIM" Sorry Robin I just had to tell someone that one. Many thanks for your kind words. Have a great weekend. Regards Mark.
Love this image!! It’s beautiful!! :]
Thank you Tracy for those kind words. Have a great weekend!, all the best ,Mark.
you got some great shots today Mark
Thanks Lynn, I took loads but got very few liked enough to post. Thank heavens for digital! it would have cost a fortune otherwise.
Another beauty Mark.
Thanks Angie its been a fun day in the garden got mum and dad settled in the sun lounger and the sky opened up , they both move about the speed of snails so it was slow mad rush for cover. Funny to watch ,bless um!
Gorgeous, congratulations Mark on your feature.
Thank you Gabrielle for your kind comment and congrats they are truly appreciated. All the best ,Mark.
amazing detail and clarity, gorgeous coloures too, wonderful shot
Thank you so much for your really generous kind comment. It is truly appreciated. Kind regards ,Mark.
Thanks again Ray, always a honour.
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