Sunday, June 19, 2011

A Dandy Ant - Macro Monday

Even the sharpest ear cannot hear an ant singing
Sudanese Proverb
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(For the curious...it's a wet dandelion gone to seed).

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25 comments:

Andaje said...

WOW - great shot....the vibrant green colours lures you into the photo where you suddenly realies that you have company by an ant....

Ms. Becky said...

I'm uncertain which is it I like more - the quote or the photo! fantastic!!! I'm trying to figure out what flower head that is. just don't know, but that's one of the things I love about this photo. the pure surprise and unknown about it but for the beautiful, common black ant.

Jane said...

Great photo Karen - an amazing capture.

Kel said...

but the sharpest eye might see it :-)

ρομπερτ said...

wonderful wonderful wonderful !



please have a good new week.

GrandmaK said...

Excellent!!! You have a wonderful picture! Not just the wee ant but the flower itself is just gorgeous! Cathy

Linda Makiej said...

Wonderful macro shot!

me said...

Cool pic K, how did you see that ant!?

Teresa said...

Between the seeds loosening, the ant, and the great colors, this is a great shot!

Honey at 2805 said...

Wonderful composition, Karen with the vibrant green, the seeeds and the ant.

Kala said...

Fantastic details and colors!

Henrietta said...

Amazing shot, so sharp, I really love it:)

EG Wow said...

I like everything about this photo and quote! Wonderful. What kind of flower is it?

Kim, USA said...

I love the detail but I don't like the ants they eat my rose buds!!

Sivinden said...

Very detailed and well composed.

Gary said...

Great photo Karen. You've got to let us know what it is!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Birgitta said...

What a wonderful macro shot!

Ps: Not grown up women shall pick the 7 flowers ;)

Leovi said...

Beautiful macro, with excellent definition and beautiful in color and framing.

NatureFootstep said...

I love this shot. :) The ant does really ad to this shot.

ladyfi said...

Wow - macro magic! Wonderful.

LauraX said...

excellent macro Karen!

Woody said...

I'm with Ms. Becky, the quote and the photo are both great!

Bare Mio said...

Wow, what a great shot!

forgetmenot said...

What a GREAT shot!!!! Excellent photo--perfectly clear and sharp. Mickie :)

Life Ramblings said...

great macro shot and excellent clarity.