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"My tongue will go on and on ....."

"My tongue will go on and on ....."

I knew these tongues were long - but I was flabergasted at it's length.



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Date: Wed May 7, 2008
Views: 4,860
Filesize: 385.8kb
Dimensions: 800 x 786
Keywords: hover fly tongue

Holy schamoly. You would not want this begger flying into your eye with that thing sticking out in front...!!!
Looks like its sharpening it up too...!!!

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#1 Wed May 7, 2008 8:49pm

Lol Rob - you made me laugh!!!! Thank you! viv
#2 Wed May 7, 2008 8:52pm

great shot. Dont know how you do it. Some one mentioned patience LOL.
#3 Wed May 7, 2008 8:55pm

Oh my LORD! The opportunities for smut are overwhelming me here! Jan
#4 Wed May 7, 2008 8:58pm

Settle down Jan!...dont get yourself flustered! shot Viv, soon be macro time up here when it warms up a bit! it!..........Ken
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#5 Wed May 7, 2008 9:02pm

Great detail! Is this with your extension tubes as well?
#6 Wed May 7, 2008 9:12pm

Lol Jan.......!!!!! Thanks Dec, Ken and Rob. Yes this is with the extension tube and close up filter. Viv
#7 Wed May 7, 2008 9:16pm

Dilwyn Williams
Great macro shot Viv, that is some set up you have there..............Dilwyn
#8 Wed May 7, 2008 10:37pm

Thank you very much Dilwyn. Viv
#9 Wed May 7, 2008 10:42pm

It is a good combination you are using Viv....the results are terrific.....great detail....SmileAlan
#10 Wed May 7, 2008 10:55pm

I'll have to look into that equipment for myself, Vab. I'm impressed. Thumbs Up!
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#11 Wed May 7, 2008 11:11pm

Nigel C Young
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#12 Wed May 7, 2008 11:16pm

Bibs bobs and do-dads... I do not know how you do it but you do it very well....john
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#13 Thu May 8, 2008 4:26am

Thanks everyone. Viv
#14 Thu May 8, 2008 10:29am

I think he looks to be playing his own instrument! wonderful macro Viv. Your title fits the focus perfectly! Nice colrs too. Maggi
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#15 Fri May 9, 2008 12:05pm

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