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The 'what am I shooting' macro thread VI
« on: March 15, 2008, 10:10:28 PM »
OK, here is my item. I'm new to this so I hope it isn't too easy, some of you guys/girls are unbelievably good.

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« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2008, 10:17:02 PM »
No your'e right Ascot, its not too easy !

Id guess its a cactus plant, though i think im probably wrong !!!




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« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2008, 10:36:49 PM »
Thats right Rob your wrong. :D
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2008, 10:48:01 PM »
I'm thinking another lizard type critter.
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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2008, 10:49:01 PM »
I think Rob got it already- Clive ???
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« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2008, 11:55:27 PM »
No stef, Rob was wrong, so also is Clive.
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« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2008, 12:55:17 AM »
A water Lilly ?
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« Reply #7 on: March 16, 2008, 01:10:06 AM »
It's not a reptile or a plant.

It's harder than I thought, perhaps if you all start winging it, you may be able to get it.
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« Reply #8 on: March 16, 2008, 01:51:09 AM »
Boomerang (sp??). Something plastic or enamel painted.
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« Reply #9 on: March 16, 2008, 02:01:51 AM »
It's not plastic, nor is it painted.
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« Reply #10 on: March 16, 2008, 04:56:43 AM »
Insect exoskeleton then?

Maybe a huge Mormon cricket.
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« Reply #11 on: March 16, 2008, 05:58:02 AM »
Not an exoskeleton and certainly not a cricket but getting closer. I will post a larger picture later to-day, unless someone comes up with the answer before then of course.
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« Reply #12 on: March 16, 2008, 08:36:28 AM »
A grasshopper ?  Preying Mantis?
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« Reply #13 on: March 16, 2008, 09:44:38 AM »
Dragonfly?

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« Reply #14 on: March 16, 2008, 12:08:31 PM »
A stick insect of some sort ???



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