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The Slow Coach :)

Posted by
Devi (Chennai, India) on 24 October 2019 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

This snail was taking a long time to cross the car shed !

Samsung SM-G600FY 1/50 second F/2.1 ISO 80 27 mm (35mm equiv.)

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Lovely capture Devi

24 Oct 2019 5:02am

@By Marie: Thank you Marie..Pity the house it carried was not very attractive !

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Who needs terrible hurry always

24 Oct 2019 5:23am

@Jypyä Pop: You are right :) " Slow and steady wins the race ", they say !!

jpla from St Barthélémy, France

Jolie prise

24 Oct 2019 7:13am

Tomix from landerneau, France

Very slow...1/50 second is enough for him ! :)

24 Oct 2019 8:15am

@Tomix: Absolutely right :)))))))))))))))))))))))))))

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

More haste less speed :)

24 Oct 2019 9:08am

@grouser: Hmmm...may be !!!

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb framing.

24 Oct 2019 9:52am

@Mhelene: Thank you Mhelene :)))

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A great standout against the shed! He looks very big here.

24 Oct 2019 11:35am

@Steven: Thank you Steven :)))

Mohanakumar from Kochi (Cochin), India

Mostly a seasonal find! Nice capture

24 Oct 2019 11:48am

@Mohanakumar: Thank you Mohan I remember seeing some lovely snails and beautiful shells over them during the rainy season in a village temple near Palakkadu.I think I have posted a couple of images too! This is just okay!!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Lovely point of view to see that shell

24 Oct 2019 1:02pm

@Ruthiebear: Thank you Ruthie :)

Rose from Clinton, United States

Excellent title!

24 Oct 2019 2:22pm

@Rose: Thank you Rose :)))

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Not exactly an action shot is it? ;-)))

24 Oct 2019 2:28pm

@B. Thomas: Ha ha ha !! No " action " with snail !!!!

Sam from Chennai, India

A fine capture of this snail, Devi. Looks big here ... :)

24 Oct 2019 3:07pm

@Sam: Thank you Sam :)))

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Dragging his little house ... good image!

24 Oct 2019 3:42pm

@Adela Fonts: Yes..the house attached :)))

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Très belle composition fine avec la coquille excellent
Belle soirée

24 Oct 2019 3:44pm

@Nicou: Merci beaucoup Nicou mon ami :))

Dreams come true from Utrecht, Netherlands

Excellent title and photo from the snake.

24 Oct 2019 4:18pm

@Dreams come true: Thank you Dreams:) That's what our son used to call our grand daughter last year as she used to take so much time to dio her Math homework!!

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Prendre son temps et vivre le moment présent Devi .... :))

24 Oct 2019 5:31pm

@tataray: Merci beaucoup Tataray :)

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


24 Oct 2019 6:27pm

@Existence Artistique: Merci beaucoup Existence :)

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Ha ha, he's in no hurry.

24 Oct 2019 9:19pm

@Steve Rice: Yes..he took so much time to cross the garage floor !

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Can't stand them. Good shot of it.

25 Oct 2019 12:03am

@Irene: :)) I love watching them Irene :)))

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

I think it would be news if the snail was going swiftly across the shed.

25 Oct 2019 1:01am

@Harry: Ha ha ha !! Cannot say ! May be they pretend to be slow in front of us :)))

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

He looks lovely against the background color! Wonderful detail!

25 Oct 2019 1:28am

@Elaine Hancock: Thank you Elaine :)))

Samsung SM-G600FY
1/50 second
ISO 80
27 mm (35mm equiv.)