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Jun 13, 2012 22:50 |  #1

A pair of ants trying to fold a leaf before the others come and help stitch it
Fascinating to watch them up close :)

Shot in the home garden

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Jun 13, 2012 22:54 |  #2

great shot




  
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Jun 14, 2012 00:16 as a reply to  @ rick_reno's post |  #3

very nice shot


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Jun 14, 2012 00:37 |  #4

Excellent capture. Interesting image of ants social behaviour.


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Jun 14, 2012 01:21 |  #5

:) :)- wonderful capture
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Jun 14, 2012 08:25 |  #6

Lovely shots. Perfectly sharp and an excellent capture of nature at work.


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Jun 14, 2012 08:57 |  #7

one of the best shots ive seen in a long time, i really love it and you where either VERY patient or got very lucky :P im betting on patience.


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Jun 14, 2012 11:48 |  #8

Terrific capture!


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Jun 14, 2012 12:29 |  #9

great capture! right place at the right time, patience is a virtue, congrats


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Jun 14, 2012 13:06 |  #10

great shot!


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Jun 14, 2012 13:19 |  #11

Excellent and Great timing!




  
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Jun 14, 2012 13:52 as a reply to  @ tanneu's post |  #12

Wow. Right place at the right time, and an excellent image.


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Jun 15, 2012 00:36 |  #13

Thanks guys!
Does show how rewarding watching even the tiniest of critters can be.

And in this case it was a combination of patience, observation and luck - can't discount that :D


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