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Snail's pace... 1

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 30 November 2016 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

He was walking slowly on the floor in a Temple. After half an hour, I saw him still here...( in the next shot)

CASIO EX-Z60 1/60 second F/4.4 7 mm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Very fine close-up.

30 Nov 2016 5:14am

@john4jack: Thank you John :)

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland

Great shot! Great light, details and textures.

30 Nov 2016 6:25am

@ursulakatariina: Thank you Ursula :)

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Petite promenade matinale superbe. )

30 Nov 2016 6:36am

@tataray: Merci beaucoup tataray :)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Okay, we have not any hurry

30 Nov 2016 6:41am

@Jypyä Pop: Yes Jypya...we will take it easy :)

Marjolein from Westvoorne, Netherlands

Ha ha...all own pace huh?

30 Nov 2016 7:39am

@Marjolein: Yes...slow and steady...

martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

J'aime beaucoup! Belle photo

30 Nov 2016 9:06am

@martine Libouton: Merci beaucoup martine :)

wcamille from Burlington, Canada

The picture tells a story.

30 Nov 2016 9:11am

@wcamille: Thank you wcamille :)

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Gran captura, del lindo caracol... Bonito color y luz. ***** Felices días.

30 Nov 2016 9:15am

@Nelida De La Fuente: Thank you Nelida :)

Sam from Chennai, India

Well seen, Devi. Nice capture of this snail at his usual pace. Lovely. :)

30 Nov 2016 9:16am

@Sam: Thank you very much Sam :))))

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

..... And also finished the race !!, attractive action!! photo.

30 Nov 2016 9:55am

@Willem: Thank you Willem :)

ceteceva from France

Finally crossed the finishing line !

30 Nov 2016 10:30am

@ceteceva: Yes almost :)

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

That is the winner.:-)

30 Nov 2016 11:04am

@Tomek: Yes absolutely !

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

He is out of his usual place, he is brave. Very great shot. Good light and reflections.

30 Nov 2016 11:17am

@Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia): Yes Gracile-la..he is far from the an unknown land !!

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful capture of him !!

30 Nov 2016 12:15pm

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Is he a racing snail and first across the line :)

30 Nov 2016 12:52pm

@grouser: :)) There was another fellow who was some six feet away from him :)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Grouser stole my thunder!! He does look like he's crossing the "finish line" first!

30 Nov 2016 12:58pm

@Steven: Sure !! Voila...the Olympic winner ...Gold Medalist :)

yo from Ile de France, France

:) Champion du saut en hauteur !

30 Nov 2016 1:26pm

@yo: Thank you Yo :))

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Ha ha...not one to follow the marked trail.

30 Nov 2016 1:46pm

@Robert D. Burr: yes...the wild one !

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful capture with a nice title.

30 Nov 2016 2:47pm

@Kyu: Thank you Kyu :)

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel escargot qui passe cette ligne génial.

30 Nov 2016 2:49pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup mon ami Nicou :)

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

At last!!!! he arrives!!! :) :)

30 Nov 2016 3:13pm

@Lalena: Yes Great !!!!

Lïly from NY, United States

Hummm, Calm :)

30 Nov 2016 3:19pm

@Lïly: Thank you Lily :)

Frances from Boston, United States

Brilliant shot Devi! The light was just perfect, like the snail is aglow.

30 Nov 2016 3:37pm

@Frances: Thank you Frances :)

Don from Spokane, United States

A very good close up of this less-than-speedy fellow.

30 Nov 2016 3:40pm

@Don: Yes Don...Unlike that of taking a shot of that elusive butterfly...this one is cool...I knew he would not run away :))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

No hurry, right?!

30 Nov 2016 5:38pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

He really stands out against the dark floor

30 Nov 2016 6:35pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Surprising just how far they can travel when the mood takes them !

30 Nov 2016 9:36pm

@Ronnie 2¢: May be in an unfamiliar territory, the flee for life !!! He must be feeling like an ant in a desert...away from the lush green surroundings:)

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

C'est magnifique... bien vu! Amitiés

30 Nov 2016 10:00pm

@Adela Fonts: Merci beaucoup Adela :)

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

He really draws attention!

30 Nov 2016 11:26pm

@Daryl Johnson: He did !!! Thank you Daryl :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A real speedster! ;-)

1 Dec 2016 12:59am

@Steve Rice: Thank you Steve :)

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

And the winner is....

1 Dec 2016 2:15am

@Harry: Who else ?!!!!! MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE for taking this shot :))))))))))))))))))))))))

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

looks like, she is in a hurry ... great shot!

1 Dec 2016 7:10am

@Nina: May be she wanted to get back to the garden!

Ellebelle from Andoik, Netherlands

Wonderfully framed and I love that subtle reflection!!

1 Dec 2016 9:27am

@Ellebelle: Thank you Ellebelle... I do admire your snail shots so much !!!

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Good observation !

1 Dec 2016 9:54am

@Hiro: Thank you Hiro :)

L'Angevine from Angers, France


1 Dec 2016 12:47pm

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

Nice series, like an athlete )

1 Dec 2016 5:15pm

fateme@@ from Dezful, Iran

Nice snail...

1 Dec 2016 7:59pm

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